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Creighton University Student Life

Creighton University is on a 139-acre campus in an urban setting in Omaha, Nebraska. There are many activities and organizations for Creighton University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Creighton University also has fraternities and sororities.

Creighton University has a thriving Birdcage. In fact, more students participate in Birdcage than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Creighton University include Hui O Hawaii, Pre-Med Society, Partners Against Cancer and American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacist.

Creighton University students' favorite campus traditions are Skutt Shutdown, Fallapalooza Concert and Lip Sync.

Does Creighton University offer student housing?

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

The majority of Creighton University students live on campus. In 2021, 51% of undergrads at Creighton University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 49% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Creighton University. There are 2,517 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,458 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2,283 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 90% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Creighton University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Creighton 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.

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

Creighton 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 Creighton 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 Creighton University, take Interstate 80 to Omaha, NE. If you need to fly, book your flight to Eppley Airfield airport.

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

Creighton University Students

59%

Women

41%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

23%

In State

77%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

72%

9%

8%

5%

2%

2%

1%

0.31%

0.22%

Undergraduate Students

4,458

Graduate Students

4,312

Non-Resident / International Students

95

Creighton University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
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  • 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

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

8,770

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

64%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$44,524

Out-of-State

$44,524

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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