Morgan State University is on a 143-acre campus in the urban setting of Baltimore, Maryland, not far from Baltimore and Washington DC.
There are many activities and organizations for Morgan State University students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Morgan State University has fraternities and sororities.
Morgan State University has the Females United to Uplift Reshape & Educate (FUTURE). In fact, more students participate in the Females United to Uplift Reshape & Educate (FUTURE) than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Morgan State University include National Council of Negro Women, Golden Key International Honour Society, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Alpha Delta Chapter and SOUL- LBGTQA.
The Morgan State University community comes together each year for Homecoming Week, I Love Morgan Week and Back to School Week.
This table offers information on housing at Morgan State University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for freshman|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Priortiy given to 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||––||2,093|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||2,093|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||40%|
Morgan State University offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
The majority of Morgan State University students live on campus. In 2022, 60% of undergrads at Morgan State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 40% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Morgan State University. There are 2,093 spots available in on-campus housing for all 7,133 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 2,093 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Morgan State University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Morgan State 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 Morgan State University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
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.
Morgan State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Morgan State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Morgan State University 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.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Morgan State University, take Interstate 95 and Interstate 695 to Baltimore, MD. If you need to fly, book your flight to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall airport.
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