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Seton Hall University Student Life

Seton Hall University is on a 58-acre campus in a suburban setting in South Orange, New Jersey, not far from New York City. There are many activities and organizations for Seton Hall University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Seton Hall University also has fraternities and sororities.

The Seton Hall University community comes together each year for University Day, Deck The Hall and Career Day.

Does Seton Hall University offer student housing?

Seton Hall University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Seton Hall University students live off campus. In 2021, 23% of undergrads at Seton Hall University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 77% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Seton Hall University. There are 2,579 spots available in on-campus housing for all 5,913 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,386 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Seton Hall University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Seton Hall University 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.

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

Seton Hall 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.

Plan a Visit to Seton Hall 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 Seton Hall University, take Garden State Parkway to South Orange, NJ. If you need to fly, book your flight to Newark Liberty International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New Jersey 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 Seton Hall University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Seton Hall University Students

44%

Women

56%

Men

80%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

73%

In State

27%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

51%

18%

11%

8%

4%

4%

3%

0.17%

0.09%

Undergraduate Students

5,913

Graduate Students

3,901

Non-Resident / International Students

156

Seton Hall University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 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

9,814

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

78%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$46,880

Out-of-State

$46,880

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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