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Howard Payne University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade B 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
86%
Undergrads in College Housing
No data available  
Average Housing Cost
$3,780 / year
Poll
47%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 19 responses
Poll
75%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 28 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
$5,025 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 26 responses
  • Fambroughs has better food than the cafeteria.
    35%
  • Coffee can be bought at Crosslines and the Brick.
    15%
  • Some days its fambroughs and others its the caf
    15%
  • That being said the cafeteria food is some what ok
    15%
  • The Caf meets my needs
    8%
  • Both are good
    4%
  • None, it's not worth the money.
    4%
68%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 22 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 17 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    47%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    41%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    12%

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Safety

Safety
grade B+
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. 15 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 9 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    67%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    33%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 14 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    21%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    57%
  • Not very visible.
    7%
  • We have campus police?
    14%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 25 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    48%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    48%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
No data available  
Music
No data available  
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 12 responses
  • Baseball Games
    17%
  • Basketball games
    17%
  • Jacket journey
    17%
  • Volleyball games
    17%
  • Chapel
    8%
  • FCA Huddle Meetings
    8%
  • Football games
    8%

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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 18 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    11%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    11%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    39%
  • Parties? What parties?
    39%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 6 responses
  • Zeta Phi mixers
    33%
  • Graduation
    17%
  • Homecoming
    17%
  • None
    17%
  • The Snow Ball happens once a year.
    17%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
52%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 23 responses

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