Kean University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B
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
$12,780/ year
Poll
62%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.78 responses
Poll
59%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.148 responses

Food

Campus Food
B+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,094/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 153 responses
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  • Cougars den
    29%
  • UC Cafeteria
    24%
  • One of the 3 Starbucks locations on campus
    21%
  • University Diner
    13%
  • East campus building
    6%
  • Cafe
    5%
  • New smashburger
    1%
51%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.79 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 79 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    32%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    56%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    9%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    4%

Safety

Safety
B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
89%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.87 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 63 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    56%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    35%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    6%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 72 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    49%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    40%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    3%
  • Not very visible.
    6%
  • We have campus police?
    3%

Sports

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How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 125 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    42%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    48%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    6%
Men's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Baseball, Lacrosse, Football
Women's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Volleyball, Basketball, Softball, Lacrosse, Field Hockey, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
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What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 41 responses
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  • Campus Carnivals
    41%
  • Meet the greeks
    27%
  • Down halls Parties
    24%
  • Concerts
    2%
  • Pep rally
    2%
  • Tailgate
    2%

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 70 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    0%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    17%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    31%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    31%
  • Parties? What parties?
    20%
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What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 33 responses
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  • Homecoming
    58%
  • Havn't attended
    18%
  • Meet The Greeks
    18%
  • Rush week!
    6%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.112 responses
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