Historically Black College/University?
Common States of Residence
- South Dakota
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 1%
African American: 1%
Asian American: 4%
Native American: 1%
Sexual orientation is not considered a big issue here, but like every place, there are some homophobic people around. Gay pride is celebrated with parades and walks throughout the year, and the entire campus gets involved. There is also the LGBT Center in the student union that has a prevalent presence.
There is a good mix of conservative and liberal students on campus, and there are organizations for all points on the political spectrum.
Students here come from many different economic backgrounds: you'll find kids who went to private high schools, others who went to public schools, and many students who are paying for college themselves.
Most Common Religions
The most common religion on campus is Christian, including Catholic and Lutheran. While there are other religions practiced here, they are not as visible. However, there many different religious organizations on campus students can join.
Minority Clubs on Campus
There are nearly 30 multicultural organizations on campus, as well as 20 religious organizations.