Clayton State University is on a 163-acre campus in the suburban setting of Morrow, Georgia, not far from Atlanta.
Clayton State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Clayton State University has fraternities and sororities.
Clayton State University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming and Spring Fling.
This table offers information on housing at Clayton State University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for freshman|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Priortiy given to freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||18%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||1,275|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
Clayton State University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most Clayton State University students live off campus. In 2022, 18% of undergrads at Clayton State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing. There are 1,275 spots available in on-campus housing for all 6,376 undergraduates. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Clayton State University offers coed housing.
At Clayton State 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 Clayton State University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
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.
Clayton State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Clayton State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Clayton State 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.
Additionally, Clayton State University has lighted pathways.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Clayton State University, take Interstate 75 to Morrow, GA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport.
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