Bastyr University students constitute a diverse group of learners. The average age of the 1,256 students enrolled at the University in the fall of 2016 was 30, with a range in age from 18 to 68.
The demographics across various programs are fairly similar. More than four-fifths of the students are women. Almost half of the student body is from the Pacific Northwest, and in fall 2016, all the U.S. states were represented. International students are an important part of the Bastyr community. In 2016-2017, over 80 foreign national students, representing 36 countries, were enrolled.