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Longwood 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
78%
Average Housing Cost
$6,987/ year
Poll
63%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.57 responses
Poll
74%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.118 responses

Food

Campus Food
C-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,220/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 183 responses
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  • The POD, Chick Fil A, and Moes
    32%
  • Einsteins Bagels
    16%
  • Pizza and Einsteins Begals
    15%
  • Sandwich station in D-Hall
    11%
  • Outta-Here
    10%
  • Sushi
    8%
  • Einsteins begals (the BBQ chicken Flatbreads)
    3%
31%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.64 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 57 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    35%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    53%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    7%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    5%

Safety

Safety
B-
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
84%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.64 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 44 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    34%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    59%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    7%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 51 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    33%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    51%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    14%
  • Not very visible.
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 102 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    49%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    47%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    2%
Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Track and Field: X-Country, Tennis, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Track and Field: X-Country, Tennis, Basketball, Softball, Lacrosse, Field Hockey, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Television Station
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music Ensembles, Pep Band
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 78 responses
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  • Spring weekend and Octoberfest.
    36%
  • Color Wars
    22%
  • Chi walks
    15%
  • Honor Code
    6%
  • Relay for Life
    6%
  • Midnight Breakfast
    5%
  • The E.V.E.N.T.
    5%

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 78 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    23%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    55%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    12%
  • Parties? What parties?
    10%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 56 responses
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  • Spring Weekend
    57%
  • Okterberfest
    29%
  • Greek Week
    11%
  • Senior Week
    4%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
4%
Women in Sororities
11%
48%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.85 responses
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