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United States Military Academy at West Point Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
grade C minus
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
Yes
Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Undergrads in College Housing
100%
Average Housing Cost
No data available  
Poll
36%
of students say overall dorm quality is great. 14 responses
Poll
52%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great. 27 responses

Food

Campus Food
grade C minus
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
No data available  
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 26 responses
  • American Burrito (delivery)
    31%
  • Grant hall
    27%
  • Mess hall. It's free
    15%
  • Schades
    15%
  • Highland Falls Market
    12%
31%
of students highly rate the dining facilities. 35 responses

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Campus Quality

Campus
grade C
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
grade 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 11 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    27%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    64%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    9%

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Safety

Safety
grade A+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
100%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus. 19 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 18 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    78%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    11%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    6%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    6%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 18 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    50%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    50%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 49 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    22%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    47%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    24%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    6%
Men's Varsity Sports
No data available  
Women's Varsity Sports
No data available  

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Yearbook
Music
Choral Groups, Music Ensembles, Pep Band
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 26 responses
  • Army/Navy Game
    27%
  • Christmas Dinner
    19%
  • Breaks
    15%
  • Plebe Pillow Fight
    12%
  • The Class Weekends
    12%
  • History
    8%
  • Minutes
    4%

Scholarship

Party Scene

Party Scene
grade C minus
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 37 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    3%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    8%
  • Parties? What parties?
    89%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 33 responses
  • Ha! This is West Point. Fun isn't allowed
    42%
  • Christmas Dinner
    18%
  • Army vs. Navy football
    15%
  • We don't really have parties
    9%
  • Graduation
    6%
  • We don't party
    6%
  • Plebe. Pillow. Fight.
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
No data available  
Women in Sororities
No data available  
89%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 36 responses

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