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Location and Setting


Amherst Population
122,366
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Buffalo
Campus Size
35 acres

Weather

Temperature
17 average low in January, 75.3 average high in September
Rain
169 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo
Nearest Train Station
6 mile(s) from campus in Depew

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
36% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
64%
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
Other
24-hour security cameras

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Not offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Warrior
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
Golf     x x
Soccer x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Triathlon x x    
Volleyball x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf    
Soccer x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Triathlon x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Bowling    
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Triathlon    
Volleyball x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, sand volleyball, soccer, ultimate Frisbee

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, game club, anime club, best buddies, cru, pride club
Sororities
4.5% of women participate
Fraternities
2% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus

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