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Hardin-Simmons Student Life

Hardin-Simmons is on a 220-acre campus in an urban setting in Abilene, Texas. There are many activities and organizations for Hardin-Simmons students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Hardin-Simmons has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities.

Hardin-Simmons has a thriving Baptist Student Ministries. In fact, more students participate in Baptist Student Ministries than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Hardin-Simmons include Student Government, Alpha Phi Omega, Student Activities Board and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Hardin-Simmons students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, All-School Sing and Western Heritage Day.

Hardin-Simmons Housing

Hardin-Simmons offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Hardin-Simmons students live on campus. In 2021, 57% of undergrads at Hardin-Simmons lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 43% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Hardin-Simmons. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Hardin-Simmons does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Is Hardin-Simmons 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.

Hardin-Simmons University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Hardin-Simmons campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Hardin-Simmons 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 Hardin-Simmons

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 Hardin-Simmons, take Interstate 20 to Abilene, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to Abilene Regional airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Texas 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 Hardin-Simmons's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Hardin-Simmons Students

52%

Women

48%

Men

94%

Full Time

6%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

55%

23%

12%

4%

3%

1%

1%

1%

0.06%

Undergraduate Students

1,618

Graduate Students

510

Non-Resident / International Students

43

Hardin-Simmons Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 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
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 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

2,128

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

91%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$31,686

Out-of-State

$31,686

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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