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Eastern Arizona College Student Life

Eastern Arizona College is on a 557-acre campus in a small town setting in Thatcher, Arizona. Eastern Arizona College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Eastern Arizona College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Eastern Arizona College has a thriving Latter-Day Saints Student Association. In fact, more students participate in Latter-Day Saints Student Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Eastern Arizona College include ASEAC (Associated Students Eastern Arizona College, Multicultural Council, Phi Theta Kappa and Student Nursing Club.

Eastern Arizona College students' favorite campus events are Fall Homecoming, Fall Opening Social and Presidents Spring Barbecue.

Eastern Arizona College Housing

Eastern Arizona College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Eastern Arizona College students live off campus. In 2021, 4% of undergrads at Eastern Arizona College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 87% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Eastern Arizona College. There are 370 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,392 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 167 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 85% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Eastern Arizona College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Eastern Arizona 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 Eastern Arizona College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Eastern Arizona College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Additionally, Eastern Arizona College has 20-hour patrols by trained security personnel.

Plan a Visit to Eastern Arizona 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 Eastern Arizona College, take Interstate 10 to Thatcher, AZ. If you need to fly, book your flight to Tucson International airport.

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

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Eastern Arizona College Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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