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Allen University Student Life

Allen University is in a suburban setting in Columbia, South Carolina. Allen University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus,, a campus newspaper, and more.

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Allen University has a thriving International Students Club. In fact, more students participate in International Students Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Allen University include Social Science Club, Gospel Choir, NAACP and Phi Beta Lambda and BASIC.

The Allen University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Religious Emphasis Week and Black History Month observance.

Allen University Housing

Allen University offers housing. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing. and 40% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Allen University. In the 2020-21 school year, 60 students chose to live on-campus.Allen University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Allen University Athletics

At Allen 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 unversity, funding, and compention 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 Allen University:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Golf Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Track And Field Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Allen University

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.

Allen University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Allen University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Allen University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Allen University, take Interstate 20 to Columbia, SC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Columbia Metropolitan airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in South Carolina you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Allen University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Allen University Students

56%

Women

44%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

75%

In State

25%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

827

Allen University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

827

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

72%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,340

Out-of-State

$13,340

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 31
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