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Southwestern 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
76%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Costs
$7,500/ year
Poll
56%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.27 responses
Poll
73%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.93 responses

Food

Campus Food
A
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,850/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 92 responses
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  • Cooking in the dorms
    28%
  • Off campus restaurants
    25%
  • The best food option on campus is the cafeteria.
    24%
  • Rusty
    13%
  • Sometimes, what's on the cafe menu is desirable.
    7%
  • The campus we have
    3%
59%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.27 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B
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 28 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    32%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    57%
  • 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.
    4%

Safety

Safety
A+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
94%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.52 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.
    83%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    13%
  • 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 46 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    39%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    33%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    2%
  • Not very visible.
    11%
  • We have campus police?
    15%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 73 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    11%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    30%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    49%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    10%
Men's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Soccer
Women's Varsity Sports
Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 15 responses
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  • Student Involvement
    60%
  • ???
    27%
  • Hoops Classic
    13%

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 52 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    0%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    0%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    0%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    12%
  • Parties? What parties?
    88%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 38 responses
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  • Mimosa
    76%
  • Mimosa, but it usually kinda sucks.
    11%
  • Whats a party? Did Ellen White talk about that???
    8%
  • Mimosa, again, the pride thing. We make it suck.
    3%
  • None of the above
    3%
  • Graduation
    0%
  • Halloween
    0%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
84%
of students say they don't have Greek life.51 responses
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