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University of Silicon Valley

San Jose, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate51%
Acceptance Rate51%

Cogswell Polytechnical College Student Life

Cogswell Polytechnical College is on a 2-acre campus in the suburban setting of San Jose, California, not far from San Francisco and San Jose.

Cogswell Polytechnical College Student Activities

Interested in Greek life? Cogswell Polytechnical College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Cogswell Polytechnical College has the ASB. In fact, more students participate in the ASB than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Cogswell Polytechnical College include Game Development club, Audio Production and Engineering club, Comic Club and E-Sports.

Cogswell Polytechnical College students' favorite campus events are Art Show, USV Excellence Awards and Game Nights.

Does Cogswell Polytechnical College Offer Student Housing?

This table offers information on housing at Cogswell Polytechnical College.

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 –– 200
Number of Students Living On-Campus –– 200
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus ––

Cogswell Polytechnical College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing. There are 200 spots available in on-campus housing for all 425 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 200 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Cogswell Polytechnical College offers coed housing.

Cogswell Polytechnical College Athletics

Cogswell Polytechnical College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at Cogswell Polytechnical 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. The Cogswell Polytechnical College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Plan a Visit to Cogswell Polytechnical 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 Cogswell Polytechnical College, take Interstate 237Interstate 101 to San Jose, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to San Jose International airport.

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