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Cairn University Student Life

Cairn University is on a 115-acre campus in a suburban setting in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, not far from Philadelphia. Cairn University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Cairn University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Cairn University has a thriving Ascend (outdoor adventure club). In fact, more students participate in Ascend (outdoor adventure club) than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Cairn University include Chi Beta Sigma (Social Work Club), Enactus (Business), Mu Kappa (Missionary Kids Association) and Student Visual Arts Society.

The Cairn University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Hoedown and Christmas Celebration.

Does Cairn University offer student housing?

Cairn University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Cairn University students live on campus. In 2021, 62% of undergrads at Cairn University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 38% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Cairn University. There are 510 spots available in on-campus housing for all 762 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 459 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Is Cairn University 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.

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

Cairn University 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 Cairn 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 Cairn University, take Interstate 95 to Langhorne, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Pennsylvania 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 Cairn University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Cairn University Students

56%

Women

44%

Men

95%

Full Time

5%

Part Time

54%

In State

46%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

72%

13%

6%

4%

3%

2%

0.26%

Undergraduate Students

762

Graduate Students

290

Non-Resident / International Students

22

Cairn University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 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
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 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

1,052

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

99%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$28,668

Out-of-State

$28,668

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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