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Aquinas College Student Life

Aquinas College is on a 117-acre campus in a suburban setting in Grand Rapids, Michigan. There are many activities and organizations for Aquinas College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Aquinas College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Aquinas College has a thriving Community Senate Programming Board. In fact, more students participate in Community Senate Programming Board than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Aquinas College include The Saint (newspaper), Insignis Honors Group, Community Action Volunteers of Aquinas (CAVA) and Residence Hall Association.

Aquinas College students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, St. Thomas Aquinas Celebration Week and Refresh Yourself.

Does Aquinas College offer student housing?

Aquinas College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Aquinas College students live off campus. In 2021, 46% of undergrads at Aquinas College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 54% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Aquinas College. There are 922 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,372 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 574 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Aquinas College offers coed housing and .

Safety at Aquinas College

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.

Aquinas College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Aquinas College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Aquinas College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Aquinas College

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 Aquinas College, take Interstate 96 and U.S. Route 131 to Grand Rapids, MI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Kent County International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Michigan 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 Aquinas College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Aquinas College Students

58%

Women

42%

Men

82%

Full Time

18%

Part Time

90%

In State

10%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

67%

12%

8%

4%

4%

3%

1%

0.40%

0.16%

Undergraduate Students

1,372

Graduate Students

145

Non-Resident / International Students

49

Aquinas College Campus Services

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

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,517

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

69%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$35,086

Out-of-State

$35,086

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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