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Southern Adventist University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
A-
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
90%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$4,050/ year
Poll
63%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.40 responses
Poll
76%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.62 responses

Food

Campus Food
A+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,200/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 68 responses
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  • The Village Market
    44%
  • KR's
    25%
  • The Kayak
    18%
  • Cafeteria
    10%
  • Great health choice bad financial choice(VM)
    1%
  • Vending Machine and a little of everything else.
    1%
64%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.42 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
A-
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 38 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    29%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    63%
  • 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.
    8%

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.48 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 30 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    93%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    3%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    0%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 41 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    37%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    49%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    10%
  • Not very visible.
    0%
  • We have campus police?
    5%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 63 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    17%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    22%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    59%
Men's Varsity Sports
Women's Varsity Sports

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 41 responses
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  • The many cultural nights that the school has.
    24%
  • Vespers
    20%
  • Going home
    15%
  • Intermurals
    12%
  • SA Events
    12%
  • All night softball game
    10%
  • Gallery openings in SVAD
    7%

Party Scene

Party Scene
D
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 41 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    2%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    0%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    2%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    17%
  • Parties? What parties?
    78%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 23 responses
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  • Asian night
    57%
  • Organization nights/ social events
    17%
  • The talent show or the Valentine's Day banquet
    17%
  • BCU night
    9%
  • Graduation
    0%
  • Halloween
    0%
  • Homecoming
    0%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
91%
of students say they don't have Greek life.44 responses
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