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Ashland University
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  • 4 Year
  • ASHLAND, OH

Ashland University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade C+
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
70%
Undergrads in College Housing
No data available  
Average Housing Cost
$5,800 / year
Poll
57%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 30 responses
Poll
73%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 64 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
$4,840 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 50 responses
  • Convocation Center
    58%
  • Eagles Nest
    30%
  • Tuffys
    12%
87%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 47 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade B minus
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade B 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 34 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    38%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    56%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    6%

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Safety

Safety
grade B minus
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
98%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 43 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 30 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    37%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    60%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 36 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    11%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    47%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    17%
  • Not very visible.
    6%
  • We have campus police?
    19%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 69 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    6%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    65%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    26%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    3%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Wrestling
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Bowling, Diving, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, Newspaper, Radio Station, Student Government, Television Station
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Music Ensembles
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
  • I love the sporting events!
    36%
  • CAB Events
    29%
  • Everything
    25%
  • I enjoy helping with AU GIVs
    7%
  • Nothing
    4%

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Party Scene

Party Scene
grade C
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 52 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    4%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    33%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    31%
  • Parties? What parties?
    33%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 28 responses
  • Springfest
    43%
  • Halloween
    14%
  • The Banana Split
    14%
  • none
    7%
  • Nothing.
    7%
  • Graduation
    4%
  • Halloween
    4%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
55%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 66 responses

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