Northwestern State University of Louisiana has 9,443 undergraduate students, of which 69 percent are women and 31 percent are men, and a total student body of 10,572 students. Of these students, 270 men and 171 women represented the school by participating in one or more of the sports with teams at the school.
This total does not include students playing intramural sports.
According to NCES, 4.3 percent of students enrolled at institutions of higher education with sports teams were on teams.
The sports at Northwestern State University of Louisiana with the most participants are all track combined (163), football (123) and basketball (42).