With the abundance of both canon characters and original characters, the page was split for convenience.
- StudentsTeam RWBY Team JNPR Others
- Faculty (government and schooling)Beacon Staff Atlas Workers Other Members of Ozpin's Group spoiler Haven Academy
- Remnant citizensSchnees and Associates Kuroyuri Muzukazi Others
- VillainsMain Villains Team CMEN The Bandits Atlas Dictatorship Little Miss' Brothel The White Fang Independent Villains
- Other supernatural beings (Spoilers unmarked)spoilers Sentient Grimm