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CUNY College of Staten Island Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
NG
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
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Costs
$17,227/ year
Poll
52%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.64 responses
Poll
46%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.91 responses

Food

Campus Food
B
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,600/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 118 responses
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  • Salads
    21%
  • Wraps
    19%
  • Pizza
    17%
  • Coffee
    13%
  • Variety of many different types
    9%
  • Deli Options
    7%
  • There are many varities to satisfy every one
    5%
34%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.67 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
D+
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 55 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    22%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    45%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    27%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    5%

Safety

Safety
B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
88%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.69 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 49 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    59%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    33%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    2%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    6%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 58 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    36%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    41%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    5%
  • Not very visible.
    9%
  • We have campus police?
    9%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 104 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    22%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    54%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    20%
Men's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball, Basketball, Swimming and Diving, Soccer, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Basketball, Swimming and Diving, Volleyball, Softball, Track and Field: X-Country, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society, Television Station, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Jazz Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 52 responses
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  • Carnival
    19%
  • Club Fairs
    19%
  • Relay for life
    13%
  • Job fairs
    12%
  • Events in Student Housing
    10%
  • Sporting events
    6%
  • Nothing
    6%

Party Scene

Party Scene
C+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 52 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    2%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    6%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    10%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    19%
  • Parties? What parties?
    63%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 18 responses
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  • Graduation Parties
    33%
  • Off campus parties throughout the boroughs
    33%
  • Can't party at a CUNY
    22%
  • Saint Patricks Day Parade
    11%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
41%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene.74 responses
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