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California State University - San Bernardino
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  • 4 Year
  • SAN BERNARDINO, CA

California State University - San Bernardino 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
8%
Average Housing Cost
$7,644 / year
Poll
45%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 682 responses
Poll
50%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 255 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
$3,000 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 349 responses
  • Commons
    19%
  • Taco Bell
    14%
  • Healthy snacks in the book store or little market
    13%
  • World Of Wings (WOW)
    12%
  • Stir Fry. Probably the healthiest option.
    11%
  • They need a juice it up or green crush
    9%
  • Food on Campus
    6%
60%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 179 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade B+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade B
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 133 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    27%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    58%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    14%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    2%

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Safety

Safety
grade B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
83%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 173 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 104 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    63%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    29%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    8%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    1%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 142 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    30%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    51%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    6%
  • Not very visible.
    11%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 277 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    3%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    28%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    61%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    8%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Dance, Drama/Theater, Model UN, Newspaper, Radio Station, Student Government
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Musical Theater, Music Ensembles, Symphony Orchestra
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 109 responses
  • Coyote Fest
    30%
  • Late Night With Rec Sports
    29%
  • Movie showings on the library lawn
    23%
  • When certain clubs sell boba to fundraise.
    6%
  • Greek Week
    6%
  • The opening of the DEN
    4%
  • I haven't been to one.
    1%

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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 185 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    3%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    13%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    25%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    21%
  • Parties? What parties?
    38%
Poll
What is the biggest social event of the year?
Based on 101 responses
  • Coyote Fest
    53%
  • Late night
    23%
  • I have never been to one
    10%
  • A campus endorsed event is not considered a party.
    4%
  • Graduation
    4%
  • It depends. I go to pdc.
    2%
  • Halloween
    1%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
2%
Women in Sororities
1%
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 233 responses

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