Thiel College is on a 135-acre campus in the rural setting of Greenville, Pennsylvania, not far from Cleveland and Pittsburgh.
There are many activities and organizations for Thiel College students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Thiel College has fraternities and sororities.
Thiel College has the Thiel Players Theatre Group. In fact, more students participate in the Thiel Players Theatre Group than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Thiel College include student government, Thiel Choir, Ski Club and Thiel Christian Fellowship.
Thiel College students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, Winter Weekend and Farewell Festival.
This table offers information on housing at Thiel College.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for senior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||95%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||1,233|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||880|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||5%|
Thiel College offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Thiel College students live on campus. In 2022, 95% of undergrads at Thiel College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 5% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Thiel College. There are 1,233 spots available in on-campus housing for all 926 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 880 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 90% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Thiel College offers coed housing.
At Thiel College 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 Thiel College:
|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|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Lacrosse||√||√||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|
|Volleyball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
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.
Thiel College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Thiel College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Thiel College 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 Thiel College, take Interstates 79/80 to Greenville, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Youngstown Municipal airport.
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