Sul Ross State University is on a 640-acre campus in the rural setting of Alpine, Texas.
Sul Ross State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Sul Ross State University does not have fraternities or sororities.
Sul Ross State 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 Sul Ross State University include Sul Ross Honors Club, Sully Production, Cattlemasn Club and Lobo Dance Team.
Sul Ross State University students' favorite campus events are Big Bend Comic-Con, Sully Showcase and Micro Film Festival.
This table offers information on housing at Sul Ross State University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for sophomore|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||79%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||21%|
Sul Ross State University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Sul Ross State University students live on campus. In 2022, 79% of undergrads at Sul Ross State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 21% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Sul Ross State University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Sul Ross State University offers coed housing.
At Sul Ross 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 Sul Ross State University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|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.
Sul Ross State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security.
Sul Ross State University 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 Sul Ross State University, take Interstate 10 to Alpine, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to Midland International airport.
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