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Arkansas State University
  • 4 Year
  • Jonesboro, AR

Arkansas State University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade B
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Undergrads in College Housing
29%
Average Housing Cost
No data available  
Poll
52%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 66 responses
Poll
54%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 112 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade A
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
No data available  
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 105 responses
  • Food Court
    26%
  • Chik fa la
    20%
  • The Grill
    20%
  • Caf
    18%
  • Einstein Bros Bagels
    10%
  • Lobos Rojos
    6%
59%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 82 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade A minus
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade A minus
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 67 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    36%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    60%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    4%

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Safety

Safety
grade B minus
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
88%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 82 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 44 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    59%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    34%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    7%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 60 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    35%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    48%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    12%
  • Not very visible.
    5%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 120 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    18%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    73%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    7%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    2%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Television Station, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Opera, Pep Band, Symphony Orchestra
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 59 responses
  • Welcome Week
    29%
  • Order of the Pack
    25%
  • Welcome back to school
    19%
  • Homecoming
    12%
  • Mid Term/Final Destressers
    8%
  • End of the year events.
    7%

Scholarship

Party Scene

Party Scene
grade B+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 77 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    3%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    29%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    38%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    8%
  • Parties? What parties?
    23%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 34 responses
  • Homecoming
    35%
  • I don't party because i'm so focused on school.
    35%
  • Hellraiser
    15%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • Ski Lodge
    6%
  • Omega Homecoming
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
5%
Women in Sororities
5%
44%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 103 responses

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