Tougaloo College is on a 500-acre campus in the suburban setting of Tougaloo, MS.
Tougaloo College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Tougaloo College has fraternities and sororities.
Tougaloo College has the Pre-Health Club. In fact, more students participate in the Pre-Health Club than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Tougaloo College include Student Government Association, Pre-Law Club, Womanhood and Pre-Alumni Club.
The Tougaloo College community comes together each year for Founders Day; Weekend, Humanities Festival and Fall Greek Show.
This table offers information on housing at Tougaloo College.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Priortiy given to freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||44%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||506|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||357|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||56%|
Tougaloo College offers housing. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most Tougaloo College students live off campus. In 2022, 44% of undergrads at Tougaloo College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 56% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Tougaloo College. There are 506 spots available in on-campus housing for all 687 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 357 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 90% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Tougaloo College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Tougaloo 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 Tougaloo College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Tennis||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||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.
Tougaloo College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Tougaloo College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Tougaloo College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Tougaloo College, take Interstate 55 to Tougaloo, MS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Jackson-Evers International airport.
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