Carroll University is on a 136-acre campus in a suburban setting in Waukesha, Wisconsin, not far from Milwaukee. There are many activities and organizations for Carroll University students to join – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Carroll University has sororities but not fraternities.
Carroll University has a thriving College Activities Board. In fact, more students participate in College Activities Board than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Carroll University include Student Senate, Black Student Union, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship and Latin American Student Organization.
The Carroll University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Parents' Weekend and Spring Fling.
Carroll University offers housing for students. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Carroll University students live on campus. In 2021, 59% of undergrads at Carroll University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 36% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Carroll University. There are 1,785 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,981 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,766 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Carroll University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Carroll University 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 Carroll University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Golf||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Swimming And Diving||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
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.
Carroll University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Carroll University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Carroll University 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.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Carroll University, take Interstate 94 to Waukesha, WI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mitchell International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Carroll University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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