- 4 Year
- AURORA, IL
Aurora University Campus Life
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
Freshmen Live On-Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$6,500 / year
50%of students say overall dorm quality is great. 42 responses
60%of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 67 responses
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,200 / year
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 43 responses
- Ala carte28%
- The Caf28%
- Spartan Spot & Hideaway23%
- Wednesdays in the Caf16%
- Chicken parmason snadwhich and turkey with gravey2%
49%of students highly rate the dining facilities. 51 responses
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grade B minus
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
grade B minus
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 43 responses
- I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.21%
- 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.9%
- I hate my school and have no school spirit.9%
grade A minus
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
82%of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 38 responses
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 26 responses
- You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.46%
- Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.42%
- You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.12%
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 32 responses
- Extremely present and willing to assist students.38%
- There if you need them but not overbearing.47%
- Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.3%
- Not very visible.6%
- We have campus police?6%
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 73 responses
- Almost everything on campus revolves around them.7%
- Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.40%
- Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.48%
- No one pays attention to varsity sports.5%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball
Clubs & Activities
Campus Ministries, Drama/Theater, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper
Choral Groups, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Pep Band
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 14 responses
- Varsity Soccer21%
- Involvement fair,14%
- Open Mics7%
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 53 responses
- Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.2%
- Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.9%
- Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.21%
- Good parties are few and far between.25%
- Parties? What parties?43%
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 28 responses
- We don't have on-campus parties.29%
- Spring Break11%
- Super Bowl11%
- I'm not sure7%
- Pre-Graduation Parties7%
- Easter egg hunt4%
Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
50%of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 66 responses