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Beloit College
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  • 4 Year
  • BELOIT, WI

Beloit College 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
98%
Undergrads in College Housing
89%
Average Housing Cost
$5,518 / year
Poll
64%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 28 responses
Poll
83%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 47 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade C minus
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,170 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 36 responses
  • DK's
    39%
  • Java Joint
    36%
  • Commons
    17%
  • All options are equal
    3%
  • Dominos
    3%
  • The food here is really bad.
    3%
46%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 41 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade C 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 30 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    17%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    70%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    13%

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Safety

Safety
grade C+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
100%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 31 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 25 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    32%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    56%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    12%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 27 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    30%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    52%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    7%
  • Not very visible.
    4%
  • We have campus police?
    7%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 50 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    10%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    62%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    26%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Dance, Drama/Theater, Literary Magazine, Newspaper, Radio Station, Student Government, Yearbook
Music
Jazz Band, Music Ensembles
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
  • Free movie Friday
    21%
  • Apple Day
    18%
  • Chelonia
    11%
  • Mayfest
    11%
  • Rocky Horror Picture Show
    11%
  • Pet Therapy
    7%
  • Anthro ice cream social/dog therapy
    4%

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Party Scene

Party Scene
grade B minus
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 45 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    4%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    27%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    51%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    11%
  • Parties? What parties?
    7%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 25 responses
  • Folk and Blues music festival!
    40%
  • Great Lakes
    28%
  • Party? Does Beloit even know what a party is?
    12%
  • Halloween
    8%
  • Graduation
    4%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • We don't party
    4%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
14%
Women in Sororities
14%
58%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 48 responses

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