Taft College is on a 15-acre campus in the small town setting of Taft, California.
Taft College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Taft College does not have fraternities or sororities.
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.
Taft College students' favorite campus traditions are International Day and Spring Fling.
This table offers information on housing at Taft College.
|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||––||94%|
Taft College offers housing for students. 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 2022, 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 2021-2022 school year, 93 students chose to live on-campus. 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 does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.
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. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Additionally, Taft College has parking lot security.
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.
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