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Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Cheyney, PA

Location and Setting


Cheyney Population
1,000
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Philadelphia
Campus Size
275 acres

Weather

Temperature
22.8 average low in January, 81.7 average high in September
Rain
164 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Chester
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Elwyn

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing
Students in College Housing
80% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
20%
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
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Wolves
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x    
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Bowling    
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, national fraternities, national sororities, national council of negro women, student government association, alpha kappa alpha, gospel choir, modern men
Sororities
30% of women participate
Fraternities
30% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus

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