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Hampden-Sydney College 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
Freshmen Live On-Campus
99%
Undergrads in College Housing
95%
Average Housing Cost
$6,012/ year
Poll
83%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.6 responses
Poll
71%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.17 responses

Food

Campus Food
C
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$7,408/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 11 responses
Report
  • Tiger Inn
    82%
  • Campus Coffee Shop
    18%
57%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.7 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 8 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    50%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    38%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    13%

Safety

Safety
C+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
100%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.12 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 7 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    14%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    57%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    14%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    14%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 12 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    25%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    50%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    17%
  • We have campus police?
    8%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 14 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    21%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    50%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    29%
Men's Varsity Sports
Wrestling, Tennis, Golf, Track and Field: X-Country, Swimming, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Lacrosse, Football
Women's Varsity Sports

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper
Music
Choral Groups, Music Ensembles
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
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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 13 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    8%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    31%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    62%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 8 responses
Report
  • Greek Week
    100%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
34%
Women in Sororities
0%
73%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.15 responses
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