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California College of the Arts
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  • 4 Year
  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA

California College of the Arts Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade C minus
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
83%
Undergrads in College Housing
No data available  
Average Housing Cost
$11,221 / year
Poll
19%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 26 responses
Poll
39%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 33 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade unavailable
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
No
Average Meal Plan Cost
No data available  
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 31 responses
  • Breakfast bagels, yum!
    23%
  • Quesadilla
    23%
  • Quesadillas or soup!
    10%
  • Tea
    10%
  • Toasted Sandwiches
    10%
  • Phó is only made a few times, but it is wonderful.
    6%
  • Pizza
    6%
16%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 32 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 23 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    30%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    57%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    13%

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Safety

Safety
grade B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
82%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 28 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 15 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    67%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    33%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 23 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    17%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    65%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    13%
  • Not very visible.
    4%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 33 responses
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    3%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    97%
Men's Varsity Sports
No data available  
Women's Varsity Sports
No data available  

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
No data available  
Music
No data available  
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 26 responses
  • Anything with free food
    27%
  • Free food trucks
    15%
  • Art gallery openings
    12%
  • Therapy dogs on campus during finals
    12%
  • Film showings for Animation studetns
    8%
  • Film showings of Animation studetns
    8%
  • Free Waffles
    8%

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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 23 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    9%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    9%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    13%
  • Parties? What parties?
    70%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 10 responses
  • I don't think one has happened
    40%
  • We don't party
    30%
  • Halloween
    10%
  • Illustration teacher's parties
    10%
  • Student arranged activities/games
    10%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
88%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 26 responses

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