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North Park 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
60%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$4,890/ year
Poll
42%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.36 responses
Poll
61%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.66 responses

Food

Campus Food
C+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,976/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 55 responses
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  • Eintein Bagels
    60%
  • Viking Cafe
    25%
  • ARA
    11%
  • Einstein Bagels
    4%
47%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.47 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 34 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.
    56%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    6%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    3%

Safety

Safety
B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
69%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.42 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 25 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    52%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    36%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    4%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    8%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 31 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    52%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    42%
  • Not very visible.
    6%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 76 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    37%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    54%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    5%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Soccer
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Rowing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 30 responses
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  • College Life & Chapel Services
    33%
  • Soccer games
    23%
  • Group Excursions to the City
    17%
  • School of Music Concerts
    13%
  • Soccer
    13%

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 38 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    5%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    16%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    32%
  • Parties? What parties?
    47%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 29 responses
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  • It is Chicago! Always
    21%
  • Party life sucks here
    17%
  • Didn't attend any parties. Just explored Chicago
    14%
  • Homecoming and fall festival
    14%
  • The Freshman Streak
    14%
  • Halloween
    7%
  • Marti gras
    7%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
78%
of students say they don't have Greek life.59 responses
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