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Trine 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
95%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Costs
$10,350/ year
Poll
70%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.37 responses
Poll
71%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.58 responses

Food

Campus Food
B+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,250/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 56 responses
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  • There's the cafeteria and 2 restaurants
    45%
  • Centennial
    25%
  • Depot
    25%
  • Cafeteria
    4%
  • The cafeteria and the coates university center
    2%
61%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.38 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 32 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    16%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    78%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    6%
  • 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
95%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.42 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 25 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    48%
  • 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.
    24%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    0%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 33 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    27%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    48%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    12%
  • Not very visible.
    3%
  • We have campus police?
    9%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 56 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    11%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    57%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    23%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    9%
Men's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Wrestling, Track and Field: X-Country, Basketball, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Baseball, Football
Women's Varsity Sports
Track and Field: X-Country, Tennis, Golf, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Lacrosse, Softball, Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 24 responses
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  • Pre-football game traditions
    29%
  • Weekends
    21%
  • Wings and Brownies on Thursdays
    17%
  • Free food finals week
    13%
  • The painting of the sidewalks by clubs and teams
    8%
  • International Night
    4%
  • The all-campus picnic and tigerfest
    4%

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 35 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    0%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    26%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    54%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    9%
  • Parties? What parties?
    11%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 19 responses
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  • Spikefest (frat weekend party)
    95%
  • Homecoming
    5%
  • Graduation
    0%
  • Halloween
    0%
  • Homecoming
    0%
  • We don't party
    0%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
48%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.44 responses
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