Lemoyne Owen College is on a 15-acre campus in the urban setting of Memphis, Tennessee, not far from Memphis and Tennessee.
There are many activities and organizations for Lemoyne Owen College students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Lemoyne Owen College has fraternities and sororities.
The Lemoyne Owen College community comes together each year for Homecoming, Honors Week and Black History Month.
This table offers information on housing at Lemoyne Owen College.
|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||––||20%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||336|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||80%|
Lemoyne Owen College offers housing for students. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.
Most Lemoyne Owen College students live off campus. In 2022, 20% of undergrads at Lemoyne Owen College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 80% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Lemoyne Owen College. There are 336 spots available in on-campus housing for all 945 undergraduates. On the weekends, about 20% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Lemoyne Owen College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Lemoyne Owen College 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 Lemoyne Owen College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
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.
LeMoyne-Owen College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security.
Lemoyne Owen College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Lemoyne Owen College, take Interstate 40/55 to Memphis, TN. If you need to fly, book your flight to Memphis International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Lemoyne Owen College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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