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Chatham University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
A-
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Average Housing Costs
$10,720/ year
Poll
73%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.44 responses
Poll
78%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.64 responses

Food

Campus Food
B
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,260/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 26 responses
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  • Anderson Dining
    50%
  • There is only one. Anderson. Not that great.
    35%
  • Cafe Rachel
    15%
52%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.44 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
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 39 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.
    62%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    13%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    5%

Safety

Safety
A+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
92%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.50 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 32 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    69%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    28%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    3%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    0%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 45 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    33%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    56%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    7%
  • Not very visible.
    0%
  • We have campus police?
    4%

Sports & Activities

Men's Varsity Sports
Women's Varsity Sports
Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 56 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    36%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    55%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    7%
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 32 responses
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  • Moonlight Breakfast
    22%
  • Candlelight, Chatham Eggnog and Winter Ball
    16%
  • First-Year Ice Cream Social
    13%
  • Battle of the Classes
    13%
  • Opening Convocation
    13%
  • Spring Formal
    13%
  • House Olympics
    9%

Party Scene

Party Scene
B-
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 41 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    5%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    5%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    7%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    12%
  • Parties? What parties?
    71%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 12 responses
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  • Chatham Eggnog
    67%
  • Spring formal
    33%
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