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Concord University Student Life

Concord University is on a 100-acre campus in a rural setting in Athens, West Virginia. Concord University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Concord University also has fraternities and sororities.

Concord University has a thriving Service Groups. In fact, more students participate in Service Groups than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Concord University include student government, student-run publications, intramurals and Student Activities Committee.

The Concord University community comes together each year for Homecoming, CU Community Fair and Spring Fling.

Concord University Housing

Concord University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Concord University students live off campus. In 2021, 45% of undergrads at Concord University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 55% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Concord University. There are 902 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,463 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 658 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 30% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Concord University offers coed housing and .

Safety at Concord University

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.

Concord University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Concord University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Concord University 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 Concord University

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 Concord University, take Interstate 77 to Athens, WV. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mercer County airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in West Virginia 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 Concord University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Concord University Students

59%

Women

41%

Men

95%

Full Time

5%

Part Time

81%

In State

19%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

79%

6%

5%

5%

3%

1%

1%

0.21%

0.14%

Undergraduate Students

1,463

Graduate Students

344

Non-Resident / International Students

66

Concord University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 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

1,807

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

92%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,465

Out-of-State

$18,215

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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