Arizona Western College is on a 640-acre campus in a rural setting in Yuma, Arizona. Arizona Western College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Arizona Western College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Arizona Western College has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Arizona Western College include Spirit Squad, Dance Team, Matador Ambassadors and Presidential Leadership Society.
Arizona Western College students' favorite campus events are Job Fair, Transfer Fair and Family Night.
Arizona Western College offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.
Most Arizona Western College students live off campus. In 2021, 3% of undergrads at Arizona Western College lived in some kind of on-campus housing. There are 348 spots available in on-campus housing for all 6,487 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 205 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 70% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Arizona Western College offers coed housing.
At Arizona Western College 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 Arizona Western College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Soccer||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.
Arizona Western College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Arizona Western College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Arizona Western College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Arizona Western College, take Interstate 8 to Yuma, AZ. If you need to fly, book your flight to Yuma International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Arizona Western College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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