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Vanguard University of Southern California Student Life

Vanguard University of Southern California is on a 38-acre campus in a suburban setting in Costa Mesa, California, not far from Los Angeles. Vanguard University of Southern California has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Vanguard University of Southern California has sororities but not fraternities.

Vanguard University of Southern California has a thriving Local outreach. In fact, more students participate in Local outreach than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Vanguard University of Southern California include Global Missions, Student organizations/clubs, Choral groups and Honors societies.

The Vanguard University of Southern California community comes together each year for Harvest Party, All-School Party and Mr. VU.

Does Vanguard University of Southern California offer student housing?

Vanguard University of Southern California offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Vanguard University of Southern California students live off campus. In 2021, 50% of undergrads at Vanguard University of Southern California lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 50% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Vanguard University of Southern California. There are 1,049 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,925 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 519 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Vanguard University of Southern California offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Vanguard University of Southern California Safe?

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.

Vanguard University of Southern California is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Vanguard University of Southern California campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Vanguard University of Southern California offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Vanguard University of Southern California

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 Vanguard University of Southern California, take Highway 55 to Costa Mesa, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to John Wayne (Orange County) airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

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Vanguard University of Southern California Students

68%

Women

32%

Men

91%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

90%

In State

10%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

46%

34%

6%

5%

5%

2%

1%

0.36%

0.26%

Undergraduate Students

1,925

Graduate Students

364

Non-Resident / International Students

5

Vanguard University of Southern California Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,289

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

50%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$37,700

Out-of-State

$37,700

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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