Five Towns College is on a 35-acre campus in the suburban setting of Dix Hills, New York, not far from New York City.
There are many activities and organizations for Five Towns College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Five Towns College does not have fraternities or sororities.
This table offers information on housing at Five Towns College.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||No special consideration for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||25%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||208|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||150|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||75%|
Five Towns College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.
Most Five Towns College students live off campus. In 2022, 25% of undergrads at Five Towns College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 75% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Five Towns College. There are 208 spots available in on-campus housing for all 605 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 150 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Five Towns College offers coed housing.
At Five Towns 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 Five Towns 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|
|Soccer||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Volleyball||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cross Country Running||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.
Five Towns College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Five Towns College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Five Towns College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Five Towns College, take Long Island Expressway to Dix Hills, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to John F. Kennedy International Airport airport.
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