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Central Student Life

Central is on a 200-acre campus in a small town setting in Riverton, Wyoming Central has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , a radio station and more.

Central does not have fraternities or sororities.

Central has a thriving Multi-Cultural Club. In fact, more students participate in Multi-Cultural Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Central include La Vida Nueva Club, Fellowship of College Christians, Quality Leaders and Science Club

The Central community comes together each year for Convocation, Theater and Music Productions, and Final Feed.

Central Housing

Central offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Central students live off campus. In 2021, 18% of undergrads at Central lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 82% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Central. There are 225 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,016 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 194 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 4% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Central offers coed housing and .

Safety at Central

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. The Central campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Central 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 Central

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 Central, take Interstate 80 to Riverton, WY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Riverton Regional airport.

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

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Central Campus Services

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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 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
  • 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
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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