There are roughly 8,000 students enrolled at the university, which represents a
more than 100% increase over the past 20 years. A majority of the students live off-campus within the town limits, with a similar
number of students who commute. The students are comprised of about 85% Caucasian
and 15% of other origins. The ratio of women to men is 60:40.Academically, students are slightly above average, with median SAT scores of 1070. Most incoming freshman are within the upper 25% of their graduating high school class.The annual average tuition for a student at Bloomsburg in 2004 was about $10,000. Approximately 70% of the students receive at least some form of financial aid.