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Simpson University Student Life

Simpson University is on a 100-acre campus in a suburban setting in Redding, California. There are many activities and organizations for Simpson University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Simpson University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Simpson University students' favorite campus events are Homecoming Weekend, Exposure Film Festival and Nite Life.

Simpson University Housing

Simpson University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Simpson University students live off campus. In 2021, 41% of undergrads at Simpson University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 59% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Simpson University. There are 580 spots available in on-campus housing for all 790 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 323 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Simpson University Athletics

At Simpson 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 Simpson University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Golf Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Soccer Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Simpson 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.

Simpson University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Simpson University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

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

Additionally, Simpson University has emergency whistle program and monthly campus safety meetings.

Plan a Visit to Simpson 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 Simpson University, take Interstate 5 to Redding, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Redding Municipal airport.

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

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Simpson University Students

66%

Women

34%

Men

94%

Full Time

6%

Part Time

88%

In State

12%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

59%

16%

9%

4%

4%

3%

3%

1%

1%

Undergraduate Students

790

Graduate Students

222

Non-Resident / International Students

10

Simpson University Campus Services

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

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,012

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

52%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$30,200

Out-of-State

$30,200

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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