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Carthage College Student Life

Carthage College is on a 72-acre campus in a suburban setting in Kenosha, Wisconsin, not far from Chicago and Milwaukee. There are many activities and organizations for Carthage College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Carthage College also has fraternities and sororities.

Carthage College has a thriving Alpha Chi Omega. In fact, more students participate in Alpha Chi Omega than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Carthage College include Alpha Phi Omega, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Alpha Lambda Delta and Beta Beta Beta.

Carthage College students' favorite campus events are Kick Off Carnival, Monthly Bingo and Homecoming.

Does Carthage College offer student housing?

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

The majority of Carthage College students live on campus. In 2021, 64% of undergrads at Carthage College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 36% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Carthage College. There are 1,775 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,641 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,629 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Carthage College offers coed housing and .

Is Carthage 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.

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

Carthage 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.

Additionally, Carthage College has Bias incident response team, Students of Concern reporting system, emergency alert text message system.

Plan a Visit to Carthage 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 Carthage College, take Interstate 94 to Kenosha, WI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mitchell International airport.

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

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