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Earlham College Student Life

Earlham College is on a 800-acre campus in a small town setting in Richmond, Indiana, not far from Cincinnati and Indianapolis and Dayton. There are many activities and organizations for Earlham College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Earlham College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Earlham College has a thriving Gospel Revelations Chorus. In fact, more students participate in Gospel Revelations Chorus than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Earlham College include Dance Alloy, club sports, Student Government and Black Student Union.

Earlham College students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming Dance, International Festival and Convocation.

Does Earlham College Offer Student Housing?

Earlham College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Earlham College students live on campus. In 2021, 95% of undergrads at Earlham College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 5% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Earlham College. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Earlham College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Earlham College Athletics

At Earlham College 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 unversity, funding, and compention 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 Earlham College:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Is Earlham College Safe?

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.

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

Earlham College 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.

Plan a Visit to Earlham 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 to Earlham College, take U.S. Route 40 to Richmond, IN. If you need to fly, book your flight to Dayton International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Indiana 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 Earlham College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Earlham College Students

57%

Women

43%

Men

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

10%

In State

90%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

51%

23%

8%

7%

5%

4%

2%

Undergraduate Students

957

Non-Resident / International Students

211

Graduate Students

48

Earlham College Campus Services

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

1,005

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

63%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$48,091

Out-of-State

$48,091

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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