Building Inclusive Communities

At MSU, we believe our differences are our strength. 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 138 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 2018, 39,423 undergraduate students were enrolled at MSU. The number included 8,426 students of color. The number of male and female students was nearly equal. 

39,423

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

8,426

STUDENTS OF COLOR

50.7%

WOMEN

23.8%

MINORITY STUDENTS