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Lake Superior State University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
C+
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
40%
Average Housing Cost
Poll
44%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.25 responses
Poll
65%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.46 responses

Food

Campus Food
C-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 24 responses
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  • There is the Quarterdeck and the Galley.
    67%
  • The Galley
    25%
  • Better just to order take-out
    4%
  • I do not eat on campus
    4%
25%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.28 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C
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 24 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    25%
  • 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.
    13%

Safety

Safety
B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
93%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.28 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 23 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    35%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    61%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    4%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 21 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    14%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    38%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    33%
  • Not very visible.
    10%
  • We have campus police?
    5%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 38 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    16%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    29%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    55%
Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Track and Field: X-Country, Ice Hockey, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Track and Field: X-Country, Basketball, Softball, Volleyball, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper
Music
Choral Groups, Pep Band
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 16 responses
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  • Ring the bell after winning hockey game
    44%
  • Snowman burning
    31%
  • Banished words list
    25%

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 31 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    3%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    26%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    26%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    13%
  • Parties? What parties?
    32%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 16 responses
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  • I-500
    81%
  • At the hockey house
    6%
  • Halloween
    6%
  • Out on islands
    6%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
42%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.38 responses
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