University of Charleston is on a 40-acre campus in a small town setting in Charleston, West Virginia. There are many activities and organizations for University of Charleston students to participate in – band, chorus,, a campus newspaper, and more.
University of Charleston also has fraternities and sororities.
University of Charleston has a thriving Student Activities Board. In fact, more students participate in Student Activities Board than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at University of Charleston include American Society of Interior Designers, Student Government Association, Capito Association of Nursing Students and International Student Organization.
University of Charleston students' favorite campus events are Governor's Cup Regatta, Homecoming and Family Weekend.
University of Charleston offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing. . First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
University of Charleston offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At University of Charleston 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 University of Charleston:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Golf||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Soccer||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Volleyball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
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.
University of Charleston is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The University of Charleston campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
University of Charleston offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, University of Charleston has radio connection to city police and ambulance.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit University of Charleston, take Interstate 77 and Interstate 64 to Charleston, WV. If you need to fly, book your flight to Yeager airport.
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