Catawba Valley Community College is on a 50-acre campus in the small town setting of Hickory, North Carolina, not far from Charlotte.
Catawba Valley Community College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Catawba Valley Community College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Catawba Valley Community College has the SkillsUSA. In fact, more students participate in the SkillsUSA than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Catawba Valley Community College include Campus Crusade for Christ, Emerging Entrepreneurs, Circle K and Phi Theta Kappa.
The Catawba Valley Community College community comes together each year for Fall Fling, Have a 'Dog' with the 'Big Dawg' and Black History Celebration.
This table offers information on housing at Catawba Valley Community College.
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||100%|
Catawba Valley Community College does not offer housing.
All Catawba Valley Community College students live off campus and 100% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Catawba Valley Community College. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
At Catawba Valley Community College 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 Catawba Valley Community College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cheerleading||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. The Catawba Valley Community College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Catawba Valley Community College 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 Catawba Valley Community College, take Interstate 40 to Hickory, NC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Charlotte-Douglas International airport.
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