Newman University is on a 61-acre campus in an urban setting in Wichita, Kansas, not far from Sedgwick County. There are many activities and organizations for Newman University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Newman University does not have fraternities or sororities.
Newman University has a thriving Newman University Medical Professionals Club (NUMPC). In fact, more students participate in Newman University Medical Professionals Club (NUMPC) than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Newman University include National Society of Leadership and Success, Student Athlete Advisory Committee, Swing Dance Club and Hispanic American Leadership Organization (HALO).
The Newman University community comes together each year for Orientation/Welcome Back Bash, Homecoming and Spring Fling.
Newman University offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Newman University students live off campus. In 2021, 16% of undergrads at Newman University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 84% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Newman University. There are 212 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,577 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 162 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Newman University offers coed housing.
At Newman 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 Newman University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Tennis||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Bowling||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams||√||√|
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.
Newman University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Newman University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Newman 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 Newman University, take U.S. Highway 400/54 to Wichita, KS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Newman University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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