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Simpson 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
41%
Average Housing Costs
$7,950/ year
Poll
50%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.14 responses
Poll
82%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.33 responses

Food

Campus Food
C+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,400/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 16 responses
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  • The Bean Scene
    38%
  • Exhibition in the Cafeteria
    25%
  • Dessert
    19%
  • Gluten Free
    13%
  • Vegan
    6%
29%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.14 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
C+
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 12 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    25%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    75%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    0%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    0%

Safety

Safety
B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
86%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.22 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 17 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    100%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    0%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    0%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    0%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 19 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    16%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    47%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    21%
  • Not very visible.
    5%
  • We have campus police?
    11%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 34 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    3%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    59%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    38%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    0%
Men's Varsity Sports
Track and Field: X-Country, Golf, Soccer, Wrestling, Basketball, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Track and Field: X-Country, Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Music Ensembles
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
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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 20 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    0%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    5%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    0%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    10%
  • Parties? What parties?
    85%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 12 responses
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  • We have a video contest/reveal called 'Exposure'
    83%
  • Nitelife
    8%
  • Simpson doesn't allow parties
    8%
  • Graduation
    0%
  • Halloween
    0%
  • Homecoming
    0%
  • We don't party
    0%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
0%
Women in Sororities
0%
88%
of students say they don't have Greek life.24 responses
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