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Holy Family University Student Life

Holy Family University is on a 47-acre campus in a suburban setting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Holy Family University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Holy Family University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Holy Family University has a thriving Students at Your Service (S.A.Y.S.). In fact, more students participate in Students at Your Service (S.A.Y.S.) than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Holy Family University include Green Team, Campus Ministry Team, Habitat for Humanity and Student Nurses Association of Holy Family.

Holy Family University students' favorite campus events are Christmas Rose, Charter Day and Stress Reduction Week.

Holy Family University Housing

Holy Family University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Holy Family University students live off campus. In 2021, 15% of undergrads at Holy Family University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 85% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Holy Family University. There are 294 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,093 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 21 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 8% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Holy Family University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Holy Family University 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.

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

Holy Family 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, Holy Family University has video surveillance.

Plan a Visit to Holy Family 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 Holy Family University, take Interstate 95 to Philadelphia, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International (PHL) airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Pennsylvania 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 Holy Family University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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