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How diverse is your university's student population?

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    University of Nevada, Las Vegas

    University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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    The student population at UNLV is extremely diverse. In fact, we are currently ranked number one on US News and World Reports Top ten listing of most diverse universities for undergraduate students and we have ranked in the top ten for the past decade. Over 65% of our undergraduate population identifies as part of a cultural or ethnic minority. Our diversity is one of our biggest assets as it brings a variety of perspectives into the classroom.

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    Northeastern University

    Northeastern University

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    Hi, I'm Namrata Bhutani from Northeastern University, Northeastern University hosts more than 17000 international students, the second largest city at any U.S. university. These students come from close to 150 countries, which makes our campuses very diverse and multicultural.

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    University of Chester (United Kingdom)

    University of Chester (United Kingdom)

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    The student population here at the University of Chester is incredibly diverse, in fact, we are home to 15000 students from more than 130 countries worldwide.

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    California State University, Northridge

    California State University, Northridge

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    How diverse is our international student population, extremely diverse. We have more than 100 countries represented on campus. Our top 10 countries where to study international students come from. Is China, Kuwait, India, Japan, Korea, Oman, Vietnam, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Brazil. But we do have students from all over the world besides being in Los Angeles, which is a city in itself, extremely diverse from people from all over the world, like a melting pot.

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    Portland State University

    Portland State University

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    Portland State is a very diverse university. We have a total population of twenty seven thousand with students from all U.S. 50 states, six percent international students. So that's about 2000 international students representing about 100 plus countries. And I as an alumni from P.S., you can personally see that, you know, when you're on campus, you don't really feel singled out. You can fit right in.

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    Manchester Metropolitan University

    Manchester Metropolitan University

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    At Manchester Met over three thousand of our students are international, and they come from over 130 countries around the world.

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    California State University, San Bernardino

    California State University, San Bernardino

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    At CISSP, you will meet classmates who come from many different backgrounds and experiences at the university, we have over 600 international students who represent 70 different countries. In addition, you will meet students who come from all different regions of the United States and all parts of California.

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    University of Auckland

    University of Auckland

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    The University of Auckland has such a diverse student population where students from all over the world, from different countries, different backgrounds, different ethnicities, different cultures, and what I really appreciate is that I got so many chances to explore different cultures at the same place right here at the University of Auckland. So here you not only get a chance to explore yourself and others around you.

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    Shoreline Community College

    Shoreline Community College

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    Both the city of Seattle and our campus at Shoreline Community College are incredibly diverse. Of course, Seattle is famous for having many Fortune 500 companies like Amazon, Microsoft, Boeing, Starbucks that all bring in people to work from all over the world and on our campus in specific, we've had international students study with us for over 40 years, and currently they're students studying with us from almost 60 countries. So if you choose to study at Shoreline, you'll definitely make global friends.

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    Katheeja

    Katheeja

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    Hi, my name is Meritza and I'm from Aberystwyth University, so this is a great question. Here at Aberystwyth University, we pride ourselves on having not only a welcoming community but a diverse community. 20 percent of our student body are international students. And in the coming years, we hope to increase that number and welcome more international students to our lovely campus.

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    University of Limerick

    University of Limerick

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    So we have over 3000 international students each year from over 100 nationalities, so from people from all over the globe come to study here in Limerick. We have students who come for exchange programs for a semester up to full of bachelors, masters and PhD programs. It's a hugely diverse campus with 16000 students and 3000 of those are international students. So amazing place to live, work and study.

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    Torrens University Australia

    Torrens University Australia

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    Hi, I'm Alina from the international team here at Torrens University. I'm proud to say that we have over 11000 students here from one hundred and eighteen different countries. We look forward to welcome you to our community.

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    University of Ottawa

    University of Ottawa

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    Ottawa is home to forty-three thousand undergraduate and graduate students. Of these forty-three thousand students, eight thousand of those students are international students from one hundred and fifty-five different countries. This means that 18 percent of Ottawa student population are international students, and we couldn't be happier that they chose to call Ottawa home.

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    Queen Mary University of London

    Queen Mary University of London

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    Hello, my name is Robert Duncan and I'm from the global engagement office here at Queen Mary, Queen Mary University is fantastically diverse. We have 27000 students from over 160 different nationalities, and nearly half of these students come from overseas. What's what's great is also is that London is a fantastically diverse city itself. And also on our campus, you'll have plenty of social and academic and opportunities to meet with the students from around the world. So happy days.

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