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Norfolk State University Student Life

Norfolk State University is on a 134-acre campus in an urban setting in Norfolk, Virginia.

Norfolk State University has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities..

Norfolk State University Housing

Norfolk State University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus

Most Norfolk State University students live off campus. In 2021, 38% of undergrads at Norfolk State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 62% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Norfolk State University. Norfolk State University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Norfolk State University Athletics

At Norfolk State 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 unversity, funding, and compention 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 Norfolk State University:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Tennis Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Track And Field Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Norfolk State University

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.

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

Norfolk State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Norfolk State 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 Norfolk State University, take Interstate 264 to Norfolk, VA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Norfolk International airport.

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

Norfolk State University Students

62%

Women

38%

Men

85%

Full Time

18%

Part Time

86%

In State

14%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

84%

5%

4%

4%

2%

1%

1%

0.17%

0.06%

Undergraduate Students

5,204

Non-Resident / International Students

38

Norfolk State University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,660

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

67%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,490

Out-of-State

$20,658

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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