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Virginia Union University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
D-
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
$3,976/ year
Poll
26%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.27 responses
Poll
45%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.51 responses

Food

Campus Food
C-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,536/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 29 responses
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  • Mondo Subs
    38%
  • Our Cafeteria has the only options on campus.
    34%
  • Hit and miss
    17%
  • Off campus
    10%
20%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.30 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
D-
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 25 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    12%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    48%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    32%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    8%

Safety

Safety
B-
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
61%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.36 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 28 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    39%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    46%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    4%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    11%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 33 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    33%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    52%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    6%
  • Not very visible.
    3%
  • We have campus police?
    6%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 52 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    17%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    65%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    13%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    4%
Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Basketball, All Track Combined, Football
Women's Varsity Sports
Bowling, Tennis, Volleyball, Softball, Basketball, All Track Combined

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 24 responses
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  • Homecoming
    38%
  • Greek events and game day
    21%
  • Convocation
    13%
  • Honoring seniors and alumni
    13%
  • Founders' Day
    8%
  • Founder's Day
    4%
  • Senior Sports
    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 32 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    6%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    22%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    34%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    25%
  • Parties? What parties?
    13%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 17 responses
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  • Homecoming
    59%
  • Homecoming, is lit! Everything happens durng hc.
    24%
  • PantherFest
    12%
  • Homecoming
    6%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
51%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.47 responses
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