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Harvard Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 30,391
Undergraduate 8,527
Graduate 21,864
Men 14,509
Women 15,882

Harvard Student Population

There are 30,391 students including 8,527 undergraduate and 21,864 graduate students at Harvard University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 19,030 full-time and 11,361 part-time students with gender distribution of 14,509 male and 15,882 female students. Harvard University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 27,933 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Harvard University has a total enrollment of 30,391 with a gender distribution of 47.74% male (14,509 students) and 52.26% female (15,882 students). There are 4,152 male and 4,375 female students in undergraduate school and 10,357 male and 11,507 female students are attending graduate school at Harvard University.
Student Population By Gender
Harvard University
TotalMenWomen
Total30,39114,50915,882
Undergraduate8,5274,1524,375
Graduate21,86410,35711,507
Full-time19,0309,2009,830
Part-time11,3615,3096,052
[Chart] Harvard University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Harvard University has 19,030 full-time and 11,361 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 5,699 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,828 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 13,331 students are full-time and 8,533 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Harvard University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total30,39119,03011,361
Undergraduate8,5275,6992,828
Graduate21,86413,3318,533
Men14,5099,2005,309
Women15,8829,8306,052
[Chart] Harvard University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Harvard University, 27,933 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,648 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 30,391 students. In undergraduate schools, 8,525 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 21,056 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Harvard University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total30,3918,52721,864
Online Exclusively27,9338,52319,410
In Some Online Classes1,64821,646
Not In Online Classes8102808
[Chart] Harvard University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Harvard University. There are 60 American Indian/Native American, 12,074 White, 1,994 Black/African American, 4,153 Asian, 2,876 Hispanic, 36 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 1,062 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Harvard University
TotalMenWomen
Total30,39114,50915,882
American Indian/Native American603030
Asian4,1531,8812,272
Black/African American1,9948531,141
Hispanic2,8761,3451,531
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander361521
White12,0745,8516,223
Two More1,198515683
Race Un-Known1,037547490
[Chart] Harvard UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Harvard University.
Age Distribution
Harvard University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total30,3918,52721,864
Under 182202191
Age 18-192,0112,0074
Age 20-212,5862,52165
Age 22-244,5701,5333,037
Age 25-299,5797878,792
Age 30-345,0314964,535
Age 35-392,4783252,153
Age 40-492,4783642,114
Age 50-641,2742271,047
Over 6416448116
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Harvard University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment