Albany State University is on a 232-acre campus in the urban setting of Albany, Georgia.
Albany State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Albany State University has fraternities and sororities.
Albany State University has the ASU Anointed Gospel Choir. In fact, more students participate in the ASU Anointed Gospel Choir than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Albany State University include ASU Pan-Hellenic Council (Greeks), Peer Educators, SIFE (Students In Free Enterprise) and Student Government Association.
Albany State University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming Week/Convocation, SGA Leadership Conference and Founder's Day/Collegiate Relay for Life.
This table offers information on housing at Albany State University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for freshman|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Priortiy given to freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||39%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||61%|
Albany State University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most Albany State University students live off campus. In 2022, 39% of undergrads at Albany State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 61% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Albany State University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Albany State University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Albany State University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Albany State University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Albany State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Albany State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Albany State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, Albany State University has ConnectED Emergency E-mail, Emergency sirens, Active Shooter Team, Certified Police Officers.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Albany State University, take Interstate 75 to Albany, GA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Albany Municipal airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Albany State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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