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Point Loma Nazarene University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
A
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
89%
Undergrads in College Housing
56%
Average Housing Cost
Poll
74%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.47 responses
Poll
88%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.80 responses

Food

Campus Food
B
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 90 responses
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  • Lots of options off campus
    23%
  • Point Break Café (PBC)
    21%
  • The cafeteria is the best food source on campus.
    14%
  • Jamba Juice. The food sucks.
    10%
  • Point Break has great clubs and soup
    8%
  • There are lots of options-which is awesome
    8%
  • The cafeteria is good some days
    7%
41%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.54 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
A
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
A
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 47 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    40%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    49%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    9%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    2%

Safety

Safety
A
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
95%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.62 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 38 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    79%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    21%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 50 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    34%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    48%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    10%
  • Not very visible.
    6%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 90 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    1%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    19%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    71%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    9%
Men's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, All Track Combined

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society, Television Station, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Opera, Symphony Orchestra
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 43 responses
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  • Fall Festival
    26%
  • Baseball games
    19%
  • Netflix. I'm dead serious
    19%
  • Basketball Games
    16%
  • Homecoming Game
    12%
  • Cider Celebration
    5%
  • Film Festival
    5%

Party Scene

Party Scene
C+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 47 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    2%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    30%
  • Parties? What parties?
    68%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 35 responses
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  • Glow with the Flow
    49%
  • Formal, this year it was a Great Gatsby dance
    20%
  • 80's skate night!
    11%
  • Any off campus
    6%
  • Formal dance or Magic Mountain trip
    6%
  • We don't party
    6%
  • Well so far the Toga party
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
91%
of students say they don't have Greek life.65 responses
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