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Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280
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Fast Facts

Control: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid-Size City
(< 250,000 residents)
Calendar System: Quarter
Year Founded: 1865
School Colors: Crimson, Gray
School Nickname: Engineers

Student Body (Fall 2008)

Total Student Population
(4,556 students)
Attendance Status
of All Undergraduates
Demographic Breakdown
of Full-Time Undergraduates
Gender Breakdown
of Full-Time Undergraduates
Undergraduates 3,252
Graduates 1,304
Total Students 4,556
Part-Time 127
Full-Time 3,125
African American 91
American Indian 13
Asian American 199
Caucasian 2,355
Hispanic American 147
International 269
Not Specified 51
Male 2,278
Female 847

Source: National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS database. Survey files used include Institutional Characteristics, Enrollments and Student Financial Aid; Survey years include 2007-2008, 2008-2009, and 2009-2010. The information on this page is believed to be accurate for the 2008 school year, though College Toolkit does not guarantee such accuracy.

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