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Students are at the heart of all we do at Harvey Mudd College

Below is a quick glimpse of our student population and the profile of our incoming first-year class.

Harvey Mudd College Student Body

*Data as of January 2015

Total Population

  • Total undergraduate enrollment: 804 students
  • Total graduate enrollment: 0
  • Gender distribution: 54 percent male, 46 percent female
  • Students living on campus: 99 percent
  • From out of state (international excluded): 57 percent

Racial/Ethnic Distribution

  • African-American/Black: 2 percent
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: n/a
  • Asian-American/Asian: 21 percent
  • International: 13 percent
  • Latino: 10 percent
  • White: 44 percent
  • Multiracial: 6 percent
  • Unknown: 4 percent

Harvey Mudd College Class of 2019

*Data as of July 2015

General

  • Number of applications: 4,119
  • Number admitted: 533
  • Enrollment: 215 (55 percent male, 45 percent female)

Schooling of Enrolled Students

  • Public school: 65 percent
  • Private school: 34 percent
  • Home School: 1 percent

High School Rank of Enrolled Students (for schools that provide percentile or exact rank)

  • Students in top 10 percent of class: 91 percent
  • Valedictorian or salutatorian: 29 percent

SAT Scores – Middle 50 Percent

  • SAT Critical Reading: 670–760
  • SAT Math: 730–800
  • SAT Writing: 680–760
  • SAT Subject Test Math II: 750–800

ACT Composite – Middle 50 Percent

  • 32–35

Geographic Distribution

  • 17 foreign countries
  • 28 states
  • California: 44 percent
  • West (excluding California): 4 percent
  • Northwest: 7 percent
  • Southwest: 8 percent
  • Midwest: 4 percent
  • Northeast: 13 percent
  • South: 6 percent
  • Outside of United States: 14 percent

Racial/Ethnic Distribution

  • African-American/Black: 7 percent
  • Asian-American/Asian: 25 percent
  • Latino: 20 percent
  • Native: < 1 percent
  • White: 31 percent
  • Multiracial: 12 percent
  • Unknown: 5 percent