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Total Enrollment 26,744
Undergraduate 19,135
Graduate 7,609
Men 12,325
Women 14,419

KU Student Population

There are 26,744 students including 19,135 undergraduate and 7,609 graduate students at University of Kansas for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 21,816 full-time and 4,928 part-time students with gender distribution of 12,325 male and 14,419 female students. University of Kansas is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 4,611 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

University of Kansas has a total enrollment of 26,744 with a gender distribution of 46.09% male (12,325 students) and 53.91% female (14,419 students). There are 9,061 male and 10,074 female students in undergraduate school and 3,264 male and 4,345 female students are attending graduate school at University of Kansas.
Student Population By Gender
University of Kansas
TotalMenWomen
Total26,74412,32514,419
Undergraduate19,1359,06110,074
Graduate7,6093,2644,345
Full-time21,81610,16811,648
Part-time4,9282,1572,771
[Chart] University of Kansas 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

University of Kansas has 21,816 full-time and 4,928 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 16,439 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,696 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 5,377 students are full-time and 2,232 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
University of Kansas
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total26,74421,8164,928
Undergraduate19,13516,4392,696
Graduate7,6095,3772,232
Men12,32510,1682,157
Women14,41911,6482,771
[Chart] University of Kansas Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At University of Kansas, 4,611 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 19,468 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 26,744 students. In undergraduate schools, 18,809 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 5,270 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
University of Kansas
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total26,74419,1357,609
Online Exclusively4,6112,5022,109
In Some Online Classes19,46816,3073,161
Not In Online Classes2,6653262,339
[Chart] University of Kansas Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at University of Kansas. There are 140 American Indian/Native American, 18,356 White, 1,140 Black/African American, 1,436 Asian, 2,231 Hispanic, 30 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 711 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
University of Kansas
TotalMenWomen
Total26,74412,32514,419
American Indian/Native American1405486
Asian1,436639797
Black/African American1,140553587
Hispanic2,2319831,248
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander301812
White18,3568,3629,994
Two More1,384585799
Race Un-Known253126127
[Chart] University of KansasRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at University of Kansas.
Age Distribution
University of Kansas
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total26,74419,1357,609
Under 183693690
Age 18-196,8626,8611
Age 20-217,5277,423104
Age 22-245,0952,8872,208
Age 25-293,1887552,433
Age 30-341,6353321,303
Age 35-39912218694
Age 40-49764170594
Age 50-6434183258
Over 64513714
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] University of Kansas 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment