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STUDENT BODY OVERVIEW - McMinnville Campus

  14-15           15-16           16-17
DEMOGRAPHICS      
Fall Enrollment (Headcount) 1683 1700 1632
Men 38% 40% 38%
Women 62% 60% 62%
Average Age 20 20 20
Race/Ethnicity Summary      
White 60% 59% 59%
Hispanic, African-American, Asian-American, Pacific-Islander, Native Amnerican/Alaskan, or Two or more races 32% 33% 34%
Citizens of other countries 6% 6% 4%
Other/unknown 3% 3% 3%
Where they come from      
Oregon 50% 51% 53%
Washington 19% 19% 17%
California 11% 12% 12%
Hawaii 6% 6% 5%
Idaho 2% 2% 1%
Alaska 2% 2% 2%
Other U.S. 5% 5% 5%
International 6% 6% 5%
Other      
First Generation to Attend College 20% 24% 25%
Family Member Attended Linfield ("Legacy") 14% 14% 14%
Pell Grant Recipients (low income families) 27% 27% 26%
ACADEMICS AT LINFIELD      
% of student body      
Degree-seeking, enrolled full-time 96% 96% 97%
Degree-seeking, enrolled part-time 2% 2% 1%
Non-degree seeking 2% 2% 2%
% enrolled in at least one online OCE course 8% 11% 16%
Five majors with highest numbers declared (descending order):      
  Psychology Nursing Nursing
  Nursing Psychology Psychology
  Exercise Science Exercise Science Exercise Science
  Elementary Education Management Elementary Education
  Management Elementary Education Biology
Five minors with highest numbers declared (descending order):      
  Spanish Sports Management Sports Management
  Mathematics Mathematics Education
  Psychology Psychology Mathematics
  Sports Management Spanish Management
  Chemistry Education Spanish
Select Scholarships      
Linfield Merit Award Receipients (Nat'l Merit Finalists) 1 1 2
Ford Family Foundation Scholarships Recipients 19 16 15
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Recipients 25 30 35
FINANCIAL AID (full-time, degree-seeking students; full year)      
Typical Total Cost of Attendance (on campus) $49,696 $52,224 $54,730
Applied for need-based aid, determined to have need 75% 77% 76%
Of those who had need, students who received aid 100% 100% 100%
Average award package (all grants, work, loans) $30,438 $32,727 $32,663
Ave need-based loan (included in award package ave) $4,496 $4,818 $26,818
Average percentage of need met 81% 80% 82%
Students with no need receiving institutional aid 22% 21% 22%
Average award of institutional scholarship & grant aid $16,160 $17,305 $18,275
ACTIVITIES AT LINFIELD      
Live on campus 78% 77% 77%
Participation in intercollegiate athletics (full year) 29% 30%


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Percentage of men participating 42% 42%
Percentage of women participting 20% 22%
Participation in fraternities/sororities (full year) 29% 29%
Percentage of men participating  25% 27%
Percentage of women participating  31% 31%
Worked on campus (full year)  60% 58%
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