Seattle University is on a 50-acre campus in an urban setting in Seattle, Washington. Seattle University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Seattle University does not have fraternities or sororities.
Seattle University has a thriving Student Government of Seattle University (SGSU). In fact, more students participate in Student Government of Seattle University (SGSU) than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Seattle University include Student Events and Activities Council (SEAC), Redzone, Dance Marathon and Hui 'O Nani Hawaii Club.
The Seattle University community comes together each year for Quadstock, Christmas Tree Lighting and Luau.
Seattle University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Seattle University students live off campus. In 2021, 50% of undergrads at Seattle University lived in some kind of on-campus housing There are 2,085 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,299 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,965 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Seattle University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Seattle 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 Seattle University:
|Sport||Mens Intramural||Womens Intramural||Mens Division||Womens Division||Mens Scholarships||Womens Scholarships|
|Club Teamsheerleading||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Swimming And Diving||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Track And Field||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||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.
Seattle University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Seattle University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Seattle University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
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 Seattle University, take Interstate 5 to Seattle, WA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Seattle-Tacoma International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Seattle University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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