Mars Hill University is on a 194-acre campus in the small town setting of Mars Hill, North Carolina.
There are many activities and organizations for Mars Hill University students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Mars Hill University has fraternities and sororities.
Mars Hill University has several thriving ESports. In fact, more students participate in the ESports than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Mars Hill University include Bonner, FCA, Fraternity/Sorority and Campus Engagement and Leadership.
Mars Hill University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming, Fall Festival and Spring Formal.
This table offers information on housing at Mars Hill University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for sophomore|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||Yes|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||71%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||1,027|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||871|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||29%|
Mars Hill University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Mars Hill University students live on campus. In 2022, 71% of undergrads at Mars Hill University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 29% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Mars Hill University. There are 1,027 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,025 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 871 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 71% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Mars Hill University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Mars Hill 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 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 Mars Hill University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
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.
Mars Hill University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Mars Hill University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Mars Hill University 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 Mars Hill University, take Interstate 26 to Mars Hill, NC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Asheville Regional airport.
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