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Alumni and Donor Counts

MSU Alumni Counts as of Feb 28, 2022*

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Living Degreed Alumni**: 511,165

Category Alumni Count
Domestic 495,300
International 12,285
Other 9,605
Undergraduate 367,439
Graduate 104,967
Undergraduate & Graduate 44,784
Male 256,183
Female 260,996
Non-binary 10
Unknown 1

Living Degreed Alumni** by Unit  (Top ten are indicated in bold)

College Alumni Count
Agriculture & Natural Resources 55,516
Arts & Letters
33,188
Broad College of Business 84,085
Communication Arts & Sciences 56,542
Education 58,991
Engineering 39,899
General University 55
Honors College
22,887
Human Medicine 6,892
James Madison 9,871
Justin Morrill College 1,028
Lyman Briggs College 8,136
MSU College of Law 12,551
Music 6,092
Natural Science
50,203
Nursing 7,827
Osteopathic Medicine 7,873
Residential College in Arts & Humanities 542
Social Science
101,793
Veterinary Medicine 7,358

Living Degreed Alumni** in Michigan: 282K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

By Michigan county, alphabetically (A-K)

Michigan County Alumni Count
Alcona 199
Alger 113
Allegan 1,587
Alpena 485
Antrim 885
Arenac 1,587
Baraga 51
Barry 1,216
Bay 1,656
Benzie 644
Berrien 2,617
Branch 499
Calhoun 2,418
Cass 503
Charlevoix 993
Cheboygan 534
Chippewa 404
Clare 278
Clinton 9,543
Crawford 230
Delta 400
Dickinson 249
Eaton 6,899
Emmet 1,445
Genesee 6,980
Gladwin 267
Gogebic 107
Grand Traverse 4,445
Gratiot 596
Hillsdale 556
Houghton 328
Huron 627
Ingham 50,535
Ionia 1,388
Iosco 387
Iron 105
Isabella 843
Jackson 3,669
Kalamazoo 5,503
Kalkaska 229
Kent 18,439
Keweenaw 43

By Michigan county, alphabetically (L-Z)

Michigan County Alumni Count
Lake 93
Lapeer 1,284
Leelanau 1,498
Lenawee 1,224
Livingston 8,237
Luce 72
Mackinac 223
Macomb 14,151
Manistee 492
Marquette 874
Mason 722
Mecosta 521
Menominee 168
Midland 2,089
Missaukee 169
Monroe 1,330
Montcalm 711
Montmorency 111
Muskegon 2,569
Newaygo 540
Oakland 58,939
Oceana 462
Ogemaw 241
Ontonagon 42
Osceola 218
Oscoda 82
Otsego 507
Ottawa 6,167
Presque Isle 238
Roscommon 375
Saginaw 3,348
Saint Clair 2,351
Saint Joseph 511
Sanilac 516
Schoolcraft 80
Shiawassee 2,369
Tuscola 588
Van Buren 1,113
Washtenaw 9,904
Wayne 25,904
Wexford 490

Living Degreed Alumni** in the United States: 494K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

Midwest U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Illinois 21,245
Indiana 6,213
Iowa 1,394
Kentucky 1,723
Michigan 280,570
Minnesota 4,325
Missouri 2,600
Ohio 10,239
Tennessee 3,884
West Virginia 402
Wisconsin 5,508

Rocky Mountain U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Arkansas 739
Colorado 8,458
Idaho 875
Kansas 1,147
Louisiana 882
Montana 778
Nebraska 623
North Dakota 204
Oklahoma 863
Oregon 3,564
South Dakota 274
Texas 13,143
Washington 5,920
Wyoming 402

Western States U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alaska 603
Arizona 7,089
California 23,149
Hawaii 929
Nevada 1,996
New Mexico 1,333
Utah 1,222

Northeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Connecticut 2,176
Delaware 509
District of Columbia 1,333
Maine 871
Maryland 5,014
Massachusetts 4,480
New Hampshire 963
New Jersey 3,914
New York 8,446
Pennsylvania 5,585
Rhode Island 435
Vermont 568
Virginia 7,388

Southeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alabama 1,366
Florida 19,805
Georgia 6,952
Mississippi 462
North Carolina 8,097
South Carolina 3,276

United States Territories

US Territory Alumni Count
APO 326
American Samoa 1
Federate States of Micronesia 3
Guam 33
Marshall Islands 1
Northern Mariana Island 6
Puerto Rico 219
U.S. Virgin Islands 60

Living Degreed Alumni** Currently Residing in Other Counties: 12K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

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By Country, alphabetically (A-K)

Country Alumni Count
Afghanistan 1
Albania 2
Algeria 2
Antigua and Barbuda 1
Argentina 31
Aruba 2
Australia 126
Austria 18
Azerbaijan 4
Bahamas 4
Bahrain 7
Bangladesh 15
Barbados 5
Belarus 2
Belgium 23
Belize 4
Benin 1
Bermuda 6
Bhutan 1
Bolivia 12
Bosnia - Hercegovina 1
Botswana 18
Brazil 200
Bulgaria 6
Burkina Faso 2
Burundi 1
Cambodia 7
Cameroon 4
Canada 1,223
Cape Verde 2
Cayman Islands 4
Central Africa Republic 4
Chad 1
Chile 26
China 2,635
Colombia 46
Comoros 0
Congo 3
Congo, Democratic Republic 3
Costa Rica 9
Cote D'Ivoire 8
Cuba 1
Curacao 1
Cyprus 30
Czech Republic 7
Denmark 12
Dominica 2
Dominican Republic 21
Ecuador 34
Egypt 66
El Salvador 8
Estonia 4
Ethiopia 16
Fiji 1
Finland 13
France 83
Gabon 2
Gambia 1
Georgia 2
Germany 135
Ghana 28
Greece 75
Guatemala 15
Haiti 2
Honduras 16
Hong Kong 201
Hungary 5
India 467
Indonesia 214
Iran 21
Iraq 12
Ireland 20
Israel 35
Italy 50
Jamaica 16
Japan 514
Jordan 25
Kazakhstan 20
Kenya 60
Kiribati 4
Kuwait 31
Kyrgyzstan 3

By Country, alphabetically (L-Z)

Country Alumni Count
Laos 1
Latvia 2
Lebanon 9
Lesotho 2
Liberia 6
Libya 12
Lithuania 3
Luxembourg 3
Macau 8
Macedonia 1
Madagascar 2
Malawi 27
Malaysia 341
Mali 6
Malta 1
Martinique 1
Mauritania 1
Mauritius 0
Mexico 129
Moldova 2
Mongolia 4
Morocco 14
Mozambique 7
Myanmar 3
Namibia 5
Nepal 24
Netherlands 72
Netherlands Antilles 4
New Zealand 31
Nicaragua 8
Niger 5
Nigeria 82
North Korea 4
Norway 17
Oman 10
Pakistan 115
Panama 19
Papua New Guinea 1
Paraguay 1
Peru 26
Philippines 85
Poland 14
Portugal 7
Puerto Rico 3
Qatar 10
Republic of South Korea 1,461
Reunion 2
Romania 9
Russia 25
Rwanda 17
Saint Kitts and Nevis 1
Saint Lucia 1
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 1
Saint Vincent & Grenadines 1
Saudi Arabia 174
Senegal 8
Serbia 3
Serbia and Montenegro 1
Seychelles 0
Singapore 133
Slovakia 2
Slovenia 2
Somalia 1
South Africa 43
Spain 54
Sri Lanka 21
Sudan 10
Suriname 2
Swaziland 7
Sweden 18
Switzerland 45
Taiwan 1,125
Tanzania 24
Thailand 518
Togo 3
Trinidad and Tobago 12
Tunisia 23
Turkey 183
Turks & Caicos Islands 1
Uganda 17
Ukraine 8
United Arab Emirates 106
United Kingdom 202
Uruguay 17
Uzbekistan 2
Venezuela 30
Vietnam 31
Yemen 4
Zambia 22
Zimbabwe 41

 *MSU Alumni Counts will be updated every August, November and February.

**MSU Alumni Counts include only those individuals who have obtained an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree from Michigan State University.

 

MSU Donor Counts as of June 30, 2022 ***

Donors: 68,272

Category Alumni Count
Alumni - Degreed 31,174
Alumni - Non Degreed 1,135
Parents 3,716
Other Individuals 30,433
Foundations 447
Corporations 1,047
Other Organizations 320
Domestic 66,446
Foreign 229
Other 1,597
Female 35,045
Male 30,764
Non-binary  
Unknown 2,463

Donors in Michigan:47K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

By Michigan county, alphabetically (A-K)

County Alumni Count
Alcona 24
Alger 53
Allegan 202
Alpena 42
Antrim 93
Arenac 29
Baraga 7
Barry 277
Bay 205
Benzie 91
Berrien 302
Branch 222
Calhoun 753
Cass 49
Charlevoix 145
Cheboygan 82
Chippewa 58
Clare 57
Clinton 2,711
Crawford 28
Delta 33
Dickinson 20
Eaton 2,929
Emmet 185
Genesee 1,499
Gladwin 22
Gogebic 12
Grand Traverse 438
Gratiot 181
Hillsdale 337
Houghton 27
Huron 97
Ingham 12,965
Ionia 415
Iosco 42
Iron 7
Isabella 98
Jackson 1,936
Kalamazoo 872
Kalkaska 32
Kent 2,308
Keweenaw 4

By Michigan county, alphabetically (L-Z)

County Alumni Count
Lake 19
Lapeer 146
Leelanau 187
Lenawee 345
Livingston 1,298
Luce 8
Mackinac 32
Macomb 992
Manistee 66
Marquette 90
Mason 80
Mecosta 80
Menominee 15
Midland 326
Missaukee 27
Monroe 161
Montcalm 159
Montmorency 16
Muskegon 229
Newaygo 82
Oakland 5,634
Oceana 36
Ogemaw 29
Ontonagon 3
Osceola 26
Oscoda 12
Otsego 50
Ottawa 774
Presque Isle 25
Roscommon 64
Saginaw 570
Saint Clair 185
Saint Joseph 102
Sanilac 63
Schoolcraft 17
Shiawassee 890
Tuscola 98
Van Buren 131
Washtenaw 1,980
Wayne 2,266
Wexford 59

Donors in the United States: 66K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

Midwest U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Illinois 1,724
Indiana 717
Iowa 177
Kentucky 206
Michigan 47,363
Minnesota 411
Missouri 243
Ohio 1,081
Tennessee 308
West Virginia 41
Wisconsin 524

Rocky Mountain U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Arkansas 61
Colorado 551
Idaho 56
Kansas 106
Louisiana 57
Montana 52
Nebraska 77
North Dakota 25
Oklahoma 76
Oregon 265
South Dakota 40
Texas 1,065
Washington 410
Wyoming 39

Western States U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alaska 35
Arizona 682
California 1,802
Hawaii 72
Nevada 136
New Mexico 117
Utah 78

Northeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Connecticut 240
Delaware 68
District of Columbia 169
Maine 88
Maryland 570
Massachusetts 395
New Hampshire 78
New Jersey 400
New York 841
Pennsylvania 657
Rhode Island 52
Vermont 45
Virginia 740

Southeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alabama 105
Florida 1,792
Georgia 573
Mississippi 31
North Carolina 713
South Carolina 270

United States Territories

US Territory Alumni Count
APO 7
Guam 3
Puerto Rico 7
U.S. Virgin Islands 3

Donors Currently Residing in Other Countries: 235 (Top five are indicated in bold)

Country Donor Count
Argentina 2
Australia 4
Bahamas 1
Belarus 1
Belgium 1
Bermuda 2
Brazil 3
Canada 64
China 11
Cote D'Ivoire  
France 5
French Polynesia 1
Germany 4
Greece 1
Germany 4
Ghana 1
Haiti 1
Hong Kong 2
Hungary 1
India 1
Indonesia 1
Ireland 2
Israel 3
Italy 3
Jamaica 1
Japan 35
Macau 2
Malaysia 5
Mexico 1
Netherlands 5
Netherlands Antilles 1
New Zealand 1
Nigeria 1
Peru 1
Republic of South Korea 5
Saudi Arabia 1
Senegal 1
Singapore 2
Spain 1
Sweden 1
Switzerland 5
Taiwan 6
Thailand 1
United Kingdom 38
Zimbabwe 2

 

***MSU Donor Counts will be updated annually in July.