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Taft College

Taft, CA 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

Taft College Student Life

Taft College Student Activities

Interested in Greek life?

Taft College has the International Club. In fact, more students participate in the International Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Taft College include Alpha Gamma Sigma, Rotaract, ASB Club.

The Taft College community comes together each year for International Day and Spring Fling.

Does Taft College Offer Student Housing?

This table offers information on housing at Taft College.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes
Guaranteed Housing Yes No special consideration for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities Yes
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus 6%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing 160
Number of Students Living On-Campus 93
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus

Taft College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

The majority of Taft College students live on campus. In 2023, 6% of undergrads at Taft College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 94% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Taft College. There are 160 spots available in on-campus housing for all 9,500 undergraduates. In the 2022-2023 school year, 93 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 92% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Taft College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Taft College Athletics

Taft College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Is Taft College Safe?

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 Taft College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, Taft College has parking lot security.

Plan a Visit to Taft College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Taft College, take Highway 119 to Taft, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bakersfield Airpark airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Taft College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Taft College Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
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Campus Security
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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