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Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Clarion, PA 4-Year Public

Clarion University of Pennsylvania Student Life

Clarion University of Pennsylvania is on a 201-acre campus in the rural setting of Clarion, Pennsylvania.

Clarion University of Pennsylvania Student Activities

Clarion University of Pennsylvania has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Interested in Greek life? Clarion University of Pennsylvania has fraternities and sororities.

Clarion University of Pennsylvania has the The National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association. In fact, more students participate in the The National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Clarion University of Pennsylvania include Phi Eta Sigma freshman honor society, Allies, Black Student Union and Cru.

Clarion University of Pennsylvania students' favorite campus traditions are Activities Day, Homecoming/Autumn Leaf Parade and Campusfest Concert.

Does Clarion University of Pennsylvania Offer Student Housing?

This table offers information on housing at Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes Required for sophomore
Guaranteed Housing Yes Guaranteed for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities Yes
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus –– 34%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing –– 1,745
Number of Students Living On-Campus –– 1,032
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 66%

Clarion University of Pennsylvania offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Clarion University of Pennsylvania students live off campus. In 2022, 34% of undergrads at Clarion University of Pennsylvania lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 66% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Clarion University of Pennsylvania. There are 1,745 spots available in on-campus housing for all 3,156 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 1,032 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Clarion University of Pennsylvania offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Clarion University of Pennsylvania Athletics

At Clarion University of Pennsylvania 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 Clarion University of Pennsylvania:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Golf NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Safety at Clarion University of Pennsylvania

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.

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

Clarion University of Pennsylvania 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 Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Clarion University of Pennsylvania, take Interstate 80 to Clarion, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Pittsburgh International airport.

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