Building Inclusive Communities

At MSU, we believe our differences are our strengths. Diversity is power. Building inclusive communities is at the core of our values.

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Diversity at MSU

Diversity at MSU

Michigan State University is a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders. 

Spartan students come from all 50 states and 130 countries. They conduct research, study abroad, participate in hundreds of student organizations and take advantage of the more than 200 academic programs MSU offers. 

In fall 2019, 39,176 undergraduate students were enrolled at MSU. The number included 8,700 students of color. The number of male and female students was nearly equal. 

39,176

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

8,700

STUDENTS OF COLOR

50.6%

WOMEN

24.5%

MINORITY STUDENTS