2021 Student Population

A total of 30,737 students have enrolled at Auburn University - 24,505 undergraduate and 6,232 graduate.
By gender, 15,448 male and 15,289 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 25,846 full-time students and 4,891 part-time students.
The number of students at Auburn University is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Rhode Island and University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, its population is very large (average population is 17,191).
Auburn University offers online degree/certificate programs and 2,210 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 15,448 male and 15,289 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 1.01 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (less women students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total24,50522,4582,047
Men12,61111,3881,223
Women11,89411,070824
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total6,2323,3882,844
Men2,8371,3911,446
Women3,3951,9971,398

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 23,805 White students (77.45%) and 1,624 Black or African American students (5.28%) at Auburn University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Auburn University.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Auburn University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native724032
Asian582318264
Black or African American1,133559574
Hispanic869449420
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1477
White19,7769,8799,897
Two or More Races643335308
Race/Ethnicity Unknown673928
Total 24,50512,61111,894
Population by Race/Ethnicity at Auburn University
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native18711
Asian1707496
Black or African American491163328
Hispanic244106138
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander514
White4,0291,7472,282
Two or More Races1024755
Race/Ethnicity Unknown311516
Total 6,2322,8373,395

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 25,525 students whose age under twenty five and 2,464 students whose age is over thirty years old at Auburn University.
Especially, 208 students are younger than eighteen and 16 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Auburn University.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at Auburn University
TotalMenWomen
Total24,505 12,61111,894
Under 18208 71137
18-199,275 4,3504,925
20-2110,081 4,9255,156
22-243,865 2,5311,334
25-29687 481206
30-34186 12957
35-39104 6935
40-4967 3829
50-6430 1614
65 and over2 11
Total 24,505 12,61111,894
Population by Student Age at Auburn University
TotalMenWomen
Total6,232 2,8373,395
18-192 20
20-21137 30107
22-241,957 6931,264
25-292,061 1,0061,055
30-34899 482417
35-39476 255221
40-49456 248208
50-64230 114116
65 and over14 77
Total 6,232 2,8373,395

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Auburn University, 10,530 students (34.26% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 2,210 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 895 students live in Alabama where Auburn University is located in and 1,272 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total30,73724,5056,232
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes2,2105511,659
Enrolled Some in Online Classes8,3207,812508
Not Enrolled in Online Classes20,20716,1424,065
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)2,2105511,659
Alabama Residents895295600
Other State in U.S.1,2722511,021
Outside of U.S.42537
Unknown101

Online Enrollment Chart