University of the West is on a 10-acre campus in a suburban setting in Rosemead, California, not far from Los Angeles and Pasadena and Long Beach.
University of the West does not have fraternities or sororities.
University of the West has a thriving Buddhawest Club. In fact, more students participate in Buddhawest Club than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at University of the West include Music Club, Explorer Club, Badminton Club and Chaplaincy Club.
University of the West students' favorite campus events are Opening BBQ, Christmas Holiday Celebration.
University of the West offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most University of the West students live off campus. In 2021, 36% of undergrads at University of the West lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 64% of students lived off-campus or commuted to University of the West. There are 184 spots available in on-campus housing for all 106 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 56 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 32% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
University of the West offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
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 the West is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The University of the West campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to University of the West, take CA -60, I-10, I-605 to Rosemead, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Los Angeles International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore University of the West's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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