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Rivier University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
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
57%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$6,490/ year
Poll
32%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.22 responses
Poll
46%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.37 responses

Food

Campus Food
C+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,678/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 26 responses
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  • Bringing your own food too campus
    46%
  • Cyber cafe
    27%
  • Dion
    15%
  • Could try a whole lot better.
    4%
  • Not the best food ever made.
    4%
  • Too much repetitiveness over same (dull) meals.
    4%
36%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.25 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C+
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 23 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    22%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    70%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    9%

Safety

Safety
A
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
92%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.26 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 16 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.
    44%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    6%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 19 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    11%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    63%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    16%
  • Not very visible.
    11%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 34 responses
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    29%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    62%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    9%
Men's Varsity Sports
Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Lacrosse
Women's Varsity Sports
Track and Field: X-Country, Basketball, Field Hockey, Softball, Volleyball, Lacrosse, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 12 responses
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  • Dances
    25%
  • Sports Events
    25%
  • GNAC Parties
    17%
  • Parties
    8%
  • RA held events
    8%
  • Spring Carnival
    8%
  • Student association events
    8%

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 27 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    19%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    4%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    59%
  • Parties? What parties?
    19%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 10 responses
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  • GNAC CHAMPIONSHIP
    60%
  • I'd say Halloween. It was pretty cool
    40%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
96%
of students say they don't have Greek life.27 responses
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