Elms College is on a 32-acre campus in the suburban setting of Chicopee, Massachusetts.
Elms College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Elms College does not have fraternities or sororities.
This table offers information on housing at Elms College.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||23%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||400|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||235|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||77%|
Elms College offers housing for students. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Elms College students live off campus. In 2022, 23% of undergrads at Elms College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 77% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Elms College. There are 400 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,060 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 235 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Elms College offers coed housing.
At Elms 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 university, funding, and competition 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 Elms College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Volleyball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
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.
Elms College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Elms College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Elms College, take Massachusetts Turnpike to Chicopee, MA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bradley International airport.
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