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Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate53%
Acceptance Rate53%

Fort Valley State University Student Life

Fort Valley State University is on a 1,365-acre campus in the small town setting of Fort Valley, Georgia.

Fort Valley State University Student Activities

Fort Valley State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Interested in Greek life? Fort Valley State University has fraternities and sororities.

Fort Valley State University has the Drama Group. In fact, more students participate in the Drama Group than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Fort Valley State University include Christian Student Organization, Habitat for Humanity, Debate Club.

Fort Valley State University students' favorite campus events are Founders' Day, Black History Observance and Annual Fall Convocation.

Does Fort Valley State University Offer Student Housing?

This table offers information on housing at Fort Valley State University.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes
Guaranteed Housing Yes No special consideration for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available No
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus –– 34%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing ––
Number of Students Living On-Campus ––
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 66%

Fort Valley State University offers housing for students. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Fort Valley State University students live off campus. In 2022, 34% of undergrads at Fort Valley State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 66% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Fort Valley State University.

Fort Valley State University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Fort Valley State University Athletics

At Fort Valley State University 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 Fort Valley State University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Fort Valley State 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.

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

Fort Valley State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Fort Valley State 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 Fort Valley State University, take Interstate 75 to Fort Valley, GA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Lewis B. Wilson airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Georgia 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 Fort Valley State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Fort Valley State University Students

60%

Women

40%

Men

91%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

93%

In State

7%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

92%

3%

3%

2%

0.30%

0.13%

0.08%

Undergraduate Students

2,359

Graduate Students

417

Fort Valley State University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 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
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,776

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

53%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,392

Out-of-State

$16,114

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jun 15
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