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Abilene Christian University
Abilene, TX
LOCATION AND SETTING
Abilene Population 118,117
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Environment Small city
Campus Size 208 acres
Weather
Temperature 30.8 average low in January, 91.4 average high in September
Rain 67 rainy days per year
 
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport 175 mile(s) from campus in Dallas
Nearest Bus Station 3 mile(s) from campus in Abilene
Nearest Train Station 180 mile(s) from campus in Dallas
HOUSING
College Housing College offers housing to students
Types of Housing Women's dorms, men's dorms, married student apartments, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing 96% of freshmen, 48% of all students
Housing Requirements Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting 52%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available
SECURITY
24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices Available
24-Hour Security Patrols Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances Available
PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES
Health Service Offered
Personal Counseling Offered
Child Care Not offered
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SPORTS AND RECREATION
Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot Wildcats
School Colors Purple and white
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
Sport WOMEN MEN
Offered Scholarships Given Offered Scholarships Given
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Golf     x x
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
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SPORTS AND RECREATION - continued
Club Sports
Women's Club Sports  
Men's Club Sports  
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sports basketball, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, volleyball
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
Activities and Organizations choral groups, concert band, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, music theatre, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station
Sororities 34% of women participate
Fraternities 28% of men participate
ROTC