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Centenary University

Hackettstown, NJ 4-Year Private
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Centenary University Student Life

Centenary University is on a 105-acre campus in the suburban setting of Hackettstown, New Jersey, not far from New York City.

Centenary University Student Activities

Centenary University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Interested in Greek life? Centenary University has fraternities and sororities.

Centenary University has several thriving First Year Leaders. In fact, more students participate in the First Year Leaders than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Centenary University include Student Government, ENACTUS, Honor Societies and Fraternities and Sororities.

The Centenary University community comes together each year for President's Ball, Campus Picnic and Convocation.

Centenary University Housing

This table offers information on housing at Centenary University.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes
Guaranteed Housing Yes Priortiy given to freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus ––
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing –– 756
Number of Students Living On-Campus –– 658
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 43%

Centenary University offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing. and 43% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Centenary University. There are 756 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,190 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 658 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Centenary University offers coed housing.

Centenary University Athletics

At Centenary 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 Centenary University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Equestrian Sports Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams

Safety at Centenary 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.

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

Centenary 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 Centenary 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 Centenary University, take Route 80 to Hackettstown, NJ. If you need to fly, book your flight to Newark Liberty International airport.

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

Keep Reading About Centenary University

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

Overview

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Centenary University Students

63%

Women

37%

Men

86%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

Ethnicity

63%

16%

9%

9%

2%

1%

0.18%

0.09%

Undergraduate Students

1,190

Non-Resident / International Students

9

Centenary University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
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Campus Security
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,190

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,840

Out-of-State

$33,840

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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