Stetson University is on a 185-acre campus in the small town setting of DeLand, Florida, not far from Orlando.
There are many activities and organizations for Stetson University students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Stetson University has fraternities and sororities.
Stetson University has the Caribbean Student Association. In fact, more students participate in the Caribbean Student Association than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Stetson University include Black Student Association, Hatter Productions, Asian Pacific American Coalition and Wesley House at Stetson.
Stetson University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming, Hatterthon (Dance Marathon) and Values Day.
This table offers information on housing at Stetson University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for junior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||60%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||2,052|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||1,730|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||40%|
Stetson University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Stetson University students live on campus. In 2022, 60% of undergrads at Stetson University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 40% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Stetson University. There are 2,052 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,884 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 1,730 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 80% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Stetson University offers coed housing.
At Stetson 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 Stetson University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cheerleading||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.
Stetson University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Stetson University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Stetson 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, Stetson University has Stetson Safety mobile app.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Stetson University, take Interstate 4 to DeLand, FL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Daytona Beach International airport.
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