John Brown University is on a 200-acre campus in the small town setting of Siloam Springs, Arkansas.
John Brown University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? John Brown University does not have fraternities or sororities.
John Brown University has the Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in the Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at John Brown University include Student Ministries Organization, Student Activities Club, Student Missionary Fellowship and Enactus.
John Brown University students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, Christmas Candlelight Service and Family Weekend.
This table offers information on housing at John Brown University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for junior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||Yes|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||60%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||40%|
John Brown University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of John Brown University students live on campus. In 2022, 60% of undergrads at John Brown University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 40% of students lived off-campus or commuted to John Brown University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
John Brown University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At John Brown 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 John Brown University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Rugby||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Ultimate Frisbee||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Tennis||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Track And Field||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.
John Brown University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The John Brown University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
John Brown University 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 John Brown University, take Highway 412 and Interstate 540 to Siloam Springs, AR. If you need to fly, book your flight to Northwest Arkansas Regional airport.
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