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Wilkes University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Average Housing Costs
$13,746/ year
Poll
83%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.29 responses
Poll
61%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.56 responses

Food

Campus Food
B
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,472/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 65 responses
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  • Rifkin & Gambinis
    20%
  • Grille Works
    15%
  • Which Wich
    15%
  • Henry's Food Court
    12%
  • Stark Food Cart
    12%
  • Greens to Go
    9%
  • Asian kitchen
    6%
50%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.30 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B
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 33 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.
    61%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    9%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    3%

Safety

Safety
B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
60%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.30 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 24 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    50%
  • 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.
    0%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 26 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    54%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    27%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    15%
  • Not very visible.
    4%
  • We have campus police?
    0%

Sports & Activities

Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Track and Field: X-Country, Swimming, Tennis, Basketball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Wrestling, Baseball, Football
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Track and Field: X-Country, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, Swimming, Basketball, Lacrosse, Field Hockey, Soccer
Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 51 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    0%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    39%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    57%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    4%
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
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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 27 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    0%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    33%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    26%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    11%
  • Parties? What parties?
    30%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 11 responses
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  • Winter Weekend
    91%
  • Your birthday.
    9%
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