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Lipscomb University
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  • 4 Year
  • NASHVILLE, TN

Lipscomb University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade 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
85%
Undergrads in College Housing
51%
Average Housing Cost
$7,816 / year
Poll
51%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 47 responses
Poll
71%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 68 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade B+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,988 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 111 responses
  • Chick-fil-a
    23%
  • Au Bon Pain
    18%
  • Starbucks
    13%
  • Zebi's
    11%
  • The cafeteria
    10%
  • Blue Coast
    9%
  • I like them all. But Au Bon Pain is expensive.
    5%
72%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 60 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade B+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade A minus
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 42 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    43%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    50%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    5%
  • 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
96%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 52 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 34 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    91%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    6%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 36 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    39%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    56%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    3%
  • We have campus police?
    3%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 78 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    1%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    38%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    54%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    6%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Pep Band
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 57 responses
  • Wednesday Night We Eat
    21%
  • Paint the herd
    16%
  • Singarama
    12%
  • Dodgeball
    11%
  • Haunted High Rise
    11%
  • Trunk or Treat
    7%
  • Chapel
    5%

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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 54 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    4%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    13%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    20%
  • Parties? What parties?
    63%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 31 responses
  • Paint the herd
    32%
  • Singarama
    19%
  • Haunted High Rise
    13%
  • idk
    13%
  • There isn't one
    10%
  • Graduation
    3%
  • Halloween
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
23%
Women in Sororities
24%
55%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 74 responses

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