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Lee University Student Life

Lee University is on a 123-acre campus in a small town setting in Cleveland, Tennessee, not far from Chattanooga and TN. Lee University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Lee University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Lee University has a thriving Student Leadership Council. In fact, more students participate in Student Leadership Council than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Lee University include CRU, Sigma Nu Sigma, Delta Zeta Tau and Crossover

Lee University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming, Dorm Wars, and Convocation.

Lee University Housing

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

Most Lee University students live off campus. In 2021, 44% of undergrads at Lee University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 56% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Lee University. There are 2,33 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,670 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,75 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 65% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Lee University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Is Lee 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.

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

Lee 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.

Plan a Visit to Lee 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 Lee University, take Interstate 75 to Cleveland, TN. If you need to fly, book your flight to Chattanooga Metropolitan airport.

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

Lee University Students

64%

Women

36%

Men

74%

Full Time

26%

Part Time

48%

In State

52%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

82%

5%

4%

3%

3%

1%

1%

0.24%

0.13%

Undergraduate Students

4,670

Graduate Students

534

Non-Resident / International Students

111

Lee University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
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Campus Security
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,204

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

83%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$20,500

Out-of-State

$20,500

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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