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Chestnut Hill College Student Life

Chestnut Hill College is on a 75-acre campus in a suburban setting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Chestnut Hill College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Chestnut Hill College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Chestnut Hill College has a thriving Student Government. In fact, more students participate in Student Government than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Chestnut Hill College include Mask and Foil Drama Club, Association for Musical Performance, Campus Ministry Community Service Group and Business Club.

The Chestnut Hill College community comes together each year for Fall Fest/Homecoming, Christmas Decorating/Celebrations and Harry Potter Weekend.

Does Chestnut Hill College offer student housing?

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

The majority of Chestnut Hill College students live on campus. In 2021, 52% of undergrads at Chestnut Hill College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 48% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Chestnut Hill College. There are 537 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,094 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 487 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 35% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Chestnut Hill College offers coed housing and .

Safety at Chestnut Hill College

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.

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

Chestnut Hill 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.

Plan a Visit to Chestnut Hill 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 Chestnut Hill College, take Pennsylvania Turnpike to Philadelphia, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International airport.

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

Chestnut Hill College Students

42%

Women

58%

Men

86%

Full Time

14%

Part Time

73%

In State

27%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

36%

31%

13%

13%

4%

2%

1%

0.10%

Undergraduate Students

1,094

Graduate Students

454

Non-Resident / International Students

23

Chestnut Hill College Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 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
  • 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

1,548

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

97%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$38,360

Out-of-State

$38,360

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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