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ASU Tempe Student Life

ASU Tempe is on a 2,009-acre campus in an urban setting in Tempe, Arizona, not far from Phoenix. ASU Tempe has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

ASU Tempe also has fraternities and sororities.

ASU Tempe has a thriving Arizona Outdoors Club. In fact, more students participate in Arizona Outdoors Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at ASU Tempe include Software Developers Association, Tempe American Medical Student Association, Snow Devils and Women in Computer Science.

The ASU Tempe community comes together each year for Devils on Mill, Passport to ASU and Homecoming.

Does ASU Tempe offer student housing?

ASU Tempe offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most ASU Tempe students live off campus. In 2021, 19% of undergrads at ASU Tempe lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 81% of students lived off-campus or commuted to ASU Tempe. There are 16,435 spots available in on-campus housing for all 63,124 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 11,5 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

ASU Tempe offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at ASU Tempe

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.

Arizona State University at Tempe is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The ASU Tempe campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

ASU Tempe offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, ASU Tempe has LiveSafe smart phone application, surveillance cameras in some residence halls.

Plan a Visit to ASU Tempe

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 ASU Tempe, take Loop 202, Red Mountain Freeway to Tempe, AZ. If you need to fly, book your flight to Phoenix Sky Harbor International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Arizona 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 ASU Tempe's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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