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Castleton University Student Life

Castleton University is on a 165-acre campus in a rural setting in Castleton, Vermont. There are many activities and organizations for Castleton University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Castleton University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Castleton University has a thriving community service. In fact, more students participate in community service than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Castleton University include clubs in the academic majors, Women's issues organization, Spanish and International and Skiing/Snowboarding.

Castleton University students' favorite campus events are Soundings, Spring Weekend and Fall Festival.

Does Castleton University offer student housing?

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

Most Castleton University students live off campus. In 2021, 24% of undergrads at Castleton University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 76% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Castleton University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Castleton University offers coed housing and .

Safety at Castleton University

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.

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

Castleton 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.

Plan a Visit to Castleton 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 Castleton University, take U.S. Route 4 to Castleton, VT. If you need to fly, book your flight to Rutland-Southern Vermont Regional airport.

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

Castleton University Students

56%

Women

44%

Men

83%

Full Time

17%

Part Time

65%

In State

35%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

82%

5%

3%

3%

3%

2%

2%

0.23%

0.17%

Undergraduate Students

1,742

Graduate Students

468

Non-Resident / International Students

47

Castleton 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

2,210

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,078

Out-of-State

$30,046

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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