Union University is on a 360-acre campus in a suburban setting in Jackson, Tennessee, not far from Memphis. There are many activities and organizations for Union University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Union University also has fraternities and sororities.
Union University has a thriving Campus Ministries. In fact, more students participate in Campus Ministries than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Union University include Student Government Association, Student Activities Council, Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE).
Union University students' favorite campus traditions are Campus Day, All-Sing Contest and Homecoming.
Union University offers housing for students. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
The majority of Union University students live on campus. In 2021, 77% of undergrads at Union University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 23% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Union University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
At Union 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 Union University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√|
|Ultimate Frisbee||√||√||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||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.
Union University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Union University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Union University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Union University, take Interstate 40 to Jackson, TN. If you need to fly, book your flight to McKellar-Sipes Regional airport.
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