The community is extremely supportive of the college students. They provide free meals and millions of dollars in scholarships to the students. The businesses provide internships. The community also attends sporting events, concerts, plays and other student events on campus. The community also sponsors the athletic teams and concert series with donations. The college is located near a German Prisoner of War Camp, a museum, Great Salt Plains Lake and Refuge, the Alabaster Caverns and the Little Sierra State Park.
There is always something to do in the community. It is a safe environment to learn.