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Frostburg State University Student Life

Frostburg State University is on a 260-acre campus in a small town setting in Frostburg, Maryland, not far from Baltimore and Washington and DC. Frostburg State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Frostburg State University also has fraternities and sororities.

Frostburg State University has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Frostburg State University include Black Student Association, Campus Activities Board, Residence Hall Association and University Programming Council.

The Frostburg State University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Parents' Weekend and Greek Week.

Does Frostburg State University Offer Student Housing?

Frostburg State University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Frostburg State University students live off campus. In 2021, 27% of undergrads at Frostburg State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 73% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Frostburg State University. There are 1,700 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,119 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,103 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Frostburg State University offers coed housing and .

Frostburg State University Athletics

At Frostburg 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 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 Frostburg State University:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Lacrosse Club Teams NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Safety at Frostburg 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.

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

Frostburg State University 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.

Additionally, Frostburg State University has bicycle patrols.

Plan a Visit to Frostburg 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 to Frostburg State University, take Interstate 68 to Frostburg, MD. If you need to fly, book your flight to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall airport.

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

Frostburg State University Students

49%

Women

51%

Men

78%

Full Time

22%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

54%

32%

5%

5%

2%

2%

1%

0.29%

0.03%

Undergraduate Students

4,119

Graduate Students

739

Non-Resident / International Students

57

Frostburg State University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 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
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
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  • 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

4,858

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

74%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,544

Out-of-State

$24,030

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 15
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