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Wittenberg University Student Life

Wittenberg University is on a 114-acre campus in a suburban setting in Springfield, Ohio, not far from Columbus and Dayton. There are many activities and organizations for Wittenberg University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Wittenberg University also has fraternities and sororities.

Wittenberg University has a thriving Student Senate. In fact, more students participate in Student Senate than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Wittenberg University include Union Board, Choirs, Weaver Chapel Association.

The Wittenberg University community comes together each year for Celebration of Learning, Wittfest and Activity Fair.

Wittenberg University Housing

Wittenberg University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Wittenberg University students live on campus. In 2021, 87% of undergrads at Wittenberg University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 13% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Wittenberg University. There are 1,587 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,445 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,543 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 80% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Wittenberg University offers coed housing.

Wittenberg University Athletics

At Wittenberg 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 Wittenberg University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Crew Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Rugby Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Golf NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Volleyball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Safety at Wittenberg University

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.

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

Wittenberg University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, Wittenberg University has crime prevention programs.

Plan a Visit to Wittenberg University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Wittenberg University, take Interstate 70/75 to Springfield, OH. If you need to fly, book your flight to Dayton International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Ohio 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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Wittenberg University Students

54%

Women

46%

Men

96%

Full Time

4%

Part Time

78%

In State

22%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

77%

9%

5%

5%

2%

1%

0.48%

0.14%

Undergraduate Students

1,445

Graduate Students

43

Non-Resident / International Students

7

Wittenberg University Campus Services

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Campus Security
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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,488

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

97%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$42,268

Out-of-State

$42,268

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Application Deadline

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