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North Carolina Wesleyan College Student Life

North Carolina Wesleyan College is on a 200-acre campus in a suburban setting in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. North Carolina Wesleyan College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

North Carolina Wesleyan College also has fraternities and sororities.

North Carolina Wesleyan College has a thriving Refuge Campus Ministry. In fact, more students participate in Refuge Campus Ministry than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at North Carolina Wesleyan College include NCWC Cheerleaders, Voices of Triumph, Campus Crusade for Christ and Visions of Beauty.

North Carolina Wesleyan College students' favorite campus events are Homecoming Week, Spring Fling and Wesleyan Symposium.

Does North Carolina Wesleyan College Offer Student Housing?

North Carolina Wesleyan College offers housing for students. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of North Carolina Wesleyan College students live on campus. In 2021, 72% of undergrads at North Carolina Wesleyan College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 34% of students lived off-campus or commuted to North Carolina Wesleyan College. There are 711 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,093 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 680 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 30% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

North Carolina Wesleyan College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

North Carolina Wesleyan College Athletics

At North Carolina Wesleyan 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 North Carolina Wesleyan College:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Cheerleading NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Is North Carolina Wesleyan College 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.

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

North Carolina Wesleyan College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to North Carolina Wesleyan College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit North Carolina Wesleyan College, take Interstate 95 to Rocky Mount, NC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Raleigh-Durham International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in North Carolina you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

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