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Total Enrollment 52,775
Undergraduate 27,444
Graduate 25,331
Men 22,430
Women 30,345

New York Student Population

There are 52,775 students including 27,444 undergraduate and 25,331 graduate students at New York University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 44,047 full-time and 8,728 part-time students with gender distribution of 22,430 male and 30,345 female students. New York University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 16,756 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

New York University has a total enrollment of 52,775 with a gender distribution of 42.50% male (22,430 students) and 57.50% female (30,345 students). There are 11,711 male and 15,733 female students in undergraduate school and 10,719 male and 14,612 female students are attending graduate school at New York University.
Student Population By Gender
New York University
TotalMenWomen
Total52,77522,43030,345
Undergraduate27,44411,71115,733
Graduate25,33110,71914,612
Full-time44,04718,86425,183
Part-time8,7283,5665,162
[Chart] New York University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

New York University has 44,047 full-time and 8,728 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 25,854 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 1,590 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 18,193 students are full-time and 7,138 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New York University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total52,77544,0478,728
Undergraduate27,44425,8541,590
Graduate25,33118,1937,138
Men22,43018,8643,566
Women30,34525,1835,162
[Chart] New York University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At New York University, 16,756 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 30,270 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 52,775 students. In undergraduate schools, 27,089 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 19,937 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
New York University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total52,77527,44425,331
Online Exclusively16,7568,1908,566
In Some Online Classes30,27018,89911,371
Not In Online Classes5,7493555,394
[Chart] New York University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at New York University. There are 76 American Indian/Native American, 14,838 White, 3,750 Black/African American, 8,380 Asian, 6,749 Hispanic, 43 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 1,878 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
New York University
TotalMenWomen
Total52,77522,43030,345
American Indian/Native American762452
Asian8,3803,8094,571
Black/African American3,7501,1752,575
Hispanic6,7492,4544,295
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander432221
White14,8386,1468,692
Two More1,6195521,067
Race Un-Known2,7291,3261,403
[Chart] New York UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at New York University.
Age Distribution
New York University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total52,77527,44425,331
Under 187257250
Age 18-1911,68211,6784
Age 20-2111,87111,425446
Age 22-2411,7522,5989,154
Age 25-2910,1985649,634
Age 30-343,6192143,405
Age 35-391,413941,319
Age 40-491,04994955
Age 50-6443652384
Over 6430030
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] New York University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment