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Point Park University
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  • 4 Year
  • PITTSBURGH, PA

Point Park University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade C
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
81%
Undergrads in College Housing
32%
Average Housing Cost
$5,420 / year
Poll
44%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 50 responses
Poll
64%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 96 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade C minus
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$7,020 / year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 81 responses
  • Point cafe
    44%
  • Starbucks
    36%
  • Premier cafe
    7%
  • Cafe, but it is very unhealthy
    6%
  • None
    4%
  • We tend to eat away from campus
    2%
34%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 64 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade C+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade 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 51 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    24%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    59%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    10%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    8%

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Safety

Safety
grade B minus
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
77%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 60 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 33 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    45%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    45%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    6%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 44 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    45%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    43%
  • Not very visible.
    9%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 96 responses
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    22%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    52%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    26%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Golf, Other Sports, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society, Television Station
Music
Musical Theater
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 29 responses
  • Free food events
    69%
  • Preformances
    17%
  • Events suck, waste of tuition
    10%
  • Don't have any
    3%

Scholarship

Party Scene

Party Scene
grade B
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 61 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    2%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    18%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    13%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    23%
  • Parties? What parties?
    44%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 34 responses
  • Copa Parties
    47%
  • I am not sure
    15%
  • You have to go off campus in oakland to party
    12%
  • Mexico City or The Gallery
    9%
  • Whim
    9%
  • Graduation
    3%
  • No one party is the best, fun every weekend
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
82%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 71 responses

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