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Saint Edward's University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B+
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
Average Housing Cost
$7,600/ year
Poll
80%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.69 responses
Poll
76%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.108 responses

Food

Campus Food
B+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,340/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 152 responses
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  • Ragsdale
    24%
  • Hunt
    22%
  • Quesadillas
    9%
  • Everything is great
    7%
  • Grilled Chicken
    7%
  • Cooking at my apartment
    7%
  • Sandwich station
    5%
68%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.73 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 75 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.
    7%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    1%

Safety

Safety
B
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.81 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 50 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    66%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    28%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    4%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    2%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 63 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    38%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    51%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    8%
  • Not very visible.
    2%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 113 responses
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    26%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    66%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    8%
Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Track and Field: X-Country, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, Track and Field: X-Country, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 82 responses
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  • HillFest
    38%
  • Festival of Lights
    28%
  • The Seal
    17%
  • Hall Olympics
    5%
  • Homecoming Dance
    4%
  • Topper Tales
    4%
  • Medallion Ceremony
    2%

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 68 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    10%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    19%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    28%
  • Parties? What parties?
    43%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 29 responses
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  • Casino Night
    31%
  • Hillfest
    28%
  • Homecomming
    17%
  • Nothing on campus.... 6th street is fun
    17%
  • Homecoming
    7%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
79%
of students say they don't have Greek life.80 responses
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