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Case Western Reserve Student Life

Case Western Reserve is on a 267-acre campus in an urban setting in Cleveland, Ohio. Case Western Reserve has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Case Western Reserve also has fraternities and sororities.

Case Western Reserve has a thriving SpartaTHON. In fact, more students participate in SpartaTHON than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Case Western Reserve include Quidditch Team, Spartans for Special Olympics, Undergraduate Indian Student Association and Footlighters.

The Case Western Reserve community comes together each year for Thwing Study Over, Springfest and Annual Snowball Dance.

Case Western Reserve Housing

Case Western Reserve offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Case Western Reserve students live off campus. In 2021, 32.7% of undergrads at Case Western Reserve lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 67.3% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Case Western Reserve. There are 4,400 spots available in on-campus housing for all 5,430 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2,099 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 80% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Case Western Reserve offers coed housing and .

Case Western Reserve Athletics

At Case Western Reserve 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 Case Western Reserve:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
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
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Badminton Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams

Safety at Case Western Reserve

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.

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

Case Western Reserve 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, Case Western Reserve has crime prevention programs.

Plan a Visit to Case Western Reserve

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 Case Western Reserve, take Interstate 90 to Cleveland, OH. If you need to fly, book your flight to Cleveland Hopkins International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Ohio 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 Case Western Reserve's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Case Western Reserve Students

46%

Women

54%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

73%

In State

27%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

43%

23%

14%

9%

5%

4%

1%

0.17%

0.07%

Graduate Students

6,035

Undergraduate Students

5,430

Non-Resident / International Students

751

Case Western Reserve Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 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

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

11,465

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

30%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$52,948

Out-of-State

$52,948

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 15
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