Prairie View A & M University
- 4 Year
- PRAIRIE VIEW, TX
Prairie View A & M University Campus Life
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$5,890 / year
55%of students say overall dorm quality is great. 111 responses
59%of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 222 responses
grade B minus
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,186 / year
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 377 responses
- Panther Grill21%
- Catfish Friday14%
- The Zone12%
- Sandwich Line9%
- Junk food in panther mart and bookstore6%
49%of students highly rate the dining facilities. 150 responses
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Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 118 responses
- I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.41%
- I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.51%
- 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%
grade C minus
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
64%of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 146 responses
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 88 responses
- You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.50%
- Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.40%
- You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.9%
- If you don't partake, you're left out.1%
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 121 responses
- Extremely present and willing to assist students.31%
- There if you need them but not overbearing.42%
- Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.19%
- Not very visible.5%
- We have campus police?3%
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 242 responses
- Almost everything on campus revolves around them.9%
- Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.65%
- Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.25%
- No one pays attention to varsity sports.1%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Tennis, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball
Clubs & Activities
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Television Station, Yearbook
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Symphony Orchestra
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 173 responses
- Homecoming traditions32%
- Hump Day20%
- Spring Fest13%
- Career Fair13%
- MSC parties10%
- Hump Night8%
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 144 responses
- Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.15%
- Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.42%
- Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.13%
- Good parties are few and far between.17%
- Parties? What parties?13%
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 99 responses
- Home coming week51%
- Tent Party during Homecoming Week20%
- Foam Party8%
- TOGA Party8%
Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
55%of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 218 responses
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