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Virginia Wesleyan College 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
87%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
Poll
42%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.26 responses
Poll
68%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.57 responses

Food

Campus Food
C-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 62 responses
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  • Grille
    35%
  • Pizza
    13%
  • Salads and the international area
    13%
  • Sandwich station
    13%
  • Fries
    10%
  • Macaroni and cheese
    5%
  • Nothing is good at this school.
    5%
38%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.29 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C-
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 31 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.
    52%
  • 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.
    10%

Safety

Safety
B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
98%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.41 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 34 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    47%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    47%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    3%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 39 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    49%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    41%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    8%
  • We have campus police?
    3%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 56 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    20%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    63%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    14%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    4%
Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Baseball, Soccer, Basketball, Lacrosse, All Track Combined
Women's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Field Hockey, Basketball, Lacrosse, Volleyball, Softball, Soccer, All Track Combined

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
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What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 18 responses
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  • Basketball games
    28%
  • 24 hour study lounge
    22%
  • Ocean Beach
    22%
  • Homecoming Parade
    17%
  • Campus events are smaller than high school events
    11%

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 33 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    18%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    52%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    15%
  • Parties? What parties?
    15%
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What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 14 responses
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  • For me, I would have to say Freshman week.
    36%
  • After each sport season ends
    21%
  • Homecoming week
    21%
  • Getting out of this hellhole
    14%
  • Right after tournament weeks
    7%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
62%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.52 responses
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