of 18- to 21-year-old members of Generation Z
who are no longer in high school are enrolled in a two-year or four-year college
Source:Pew Research Center
This is among 18- to 21-year-olds no longer in high school in 2018. In comparison, 52% of Millennial and 43% of Gen Xers who were no longer in high school were enrolled in a two-year or four-year college when they were the same age. Members of Generation Z are those born after 1996. The oldest among them turned 23 in 2020.