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Hamline University
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  • 4 Year
  • SAINT PAUL, MN

Hamline University 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
55%
Undergrads in College Housing
39%
Average Housing Cost
$5,150 / year
Poll
33%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 208 responses
Poll
57%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 80 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade C
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,830 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 104 responses
  • Starbucks
    26%
  • Piper Grill
    21%
  • Declining balance
    19%
  • Subway
    16%
  • The food is all kinda meh
    8%
  • Flex dollars
    7%
  • None
    2%
39%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 66 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade C+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade C+
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 46 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    24%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    63%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    11%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    2%

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Safety

Safety
grade A
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
79%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 48 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 43 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    49%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    44%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    5%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    2%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 41 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    12%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    68%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    2%
  • Not very visible.
    17%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 90 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    23%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    64%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    8%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, Tennis
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Television Station, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Pep Band, Symphony Orchestra
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
  • End of Semester Party
    25%
  • Fireball
    21%
  • Up all night
    21%
  • Haunted Hallways
    18%
  • Homecoming
    14%

Scholarship

Party Scene

Party Scene
grade C+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 61 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    8%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    23%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    36%
  • Parties? What parties?
    33%
Poll
What is the biggest social event of the year?
Based on 36 responses
  • The Fireball Dance
    28%
  • Usually Halloween
    19%
  • Many house parties are thrown during this time
    14%
  • The end of the year party
    14%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Graduation
    6%
  • The school lock-in
    6%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
66%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 77 responses

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