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Yale Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 12,060
Undergraduate 4,703
Graduate 7,357
Men 5,839
Women 6,221

Yale Student Population

There are 12,060 students including 4,703 undergraduate and 7,357 graduate students at Yale University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 11,905 full-time and 155 part-time students with gender distribution of 5,839 male and 6,221 female students. Yale University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 7,766 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Yale University has a total enrollment of 12,060 with a gender distribution of 48.42% male (5,839 students) and 51.58% female (6,221 students). There are 2,356 male and 2,347 female students in undergraduate school and 3,483 male and 3,874 female students are attending graduate school at Yale University.
Student Population By Gender
Yale University
TotalMenWomen
Total12,0605,8396,221
Undergraduate4,7032,3562,347
Graduate7,3573,4833,874
Full-time11,9055,7826,123
Part-time1555798
[Chart] Yale University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Yale University has 11,905 full-time and 155 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 4,696 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 7 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 7,209 students are full-time and 148 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Yale University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total12,06011,905155
Undergraduate4,7034,6967
Graduate7,3577,209148
Men5,8395,78257
Women6,2216,12398
[Chart] Yale University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Yale University, 7,766 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 4,157 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 12,060 students. In undergraduate schools, 4,702 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 7,221 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Yale University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total12,0604,7037,357
Online Exclusively7,7663,6714,095
In Some Online Classes4,1571,0313,126
Not In Online Classes1371136
[Chart] Yale University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Yale University. There are 30 American Indian/Native American, 4,673 White, 788 Black/African American, 1,959 Asian, 1,281 Hispanic, 15 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 312 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Yale University
TotalMenWomen
Total12,0605,8396,221
American Indian/Native American301614
Asian1,9598751,084
Black/African American788347441
Hispanic1,281611670
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander15510
White4,6732,3092,364
Two More593247346
Race Un-Known17565110
[Chart] Yale UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Yale University.
Age Distribution
Yale University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total12,0604,7037,357
Under 181031021
Age 18-192,1312,1283
Age 20-212,2322,14290
Age 22-242,3422922,050
Age 25-293,672203,652
Age 30-341,074101,064
Age 35-393005295
Age 40-491511150
Age 50-6446244
Over 64817
Age Un-Known101
[Chart] Yale University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment