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Barton College Student Life

Barton College is on a 86-acre campus in a small town setting in Wilson, North Carolina, not far from Raleigh-Durham. Barton College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Barton College also has fraternities and sororities.

Barton College has a thriving Student Ambassador Program. In fact, more students participate in Student Ambassador Program than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Barton College include Barton College Association of Nursing, Barton College Orientation Team, Barton College Catholic Campus Ministries and Minority Student Association.

Barton College students' favorite campus events are Day of Service, Welcome Back Barton Day and Greek Show.

Barton College Housing

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

The majority of Barton College students live on campus. In 2021, 56% of undergrads at Barton College lived in some kind of on-campus housing There are 604 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,105 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 566 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 40% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Barton College offers coed housing and .

Barton College Athletics

At Barton 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 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 Barton College:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Golf NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Lacrosse NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Club Teamsheerleading Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Volleyball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Is Barton College Safe?

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.

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

Barton College 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.

Plan a Visit to Barton 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 Barton College, take Interstate 95 to Wilson, NC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Raleigh-Durham International airport.

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

Barton College Students

52%

Women

48%

Men

91%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

80%

In State

20%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

57%

24%

9%

4%

4%

1%

1%

1%

Undergraduate Students

1,105

Graduate Students

72

Non-Resident / International Students

40

Barton 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
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 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

1,177

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

42%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,430

Out-of-State

$33,430

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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