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Georgia State University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Atlanta, GA

Location and Setting


Atlanta Population
443,775
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Atlanta
Campus Size
109 acres

Weather

Temperature
31.5 average low in January, 85.8 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
Atlanta
Nearest Train Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Atlanta

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
21% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
79%
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
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Panthers
School Colors
Royal blue, white, and red

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x    
Football     x x
Golf   x x x
Sand Volleyball x x    
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf   x
Sand Volleyball x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running    
Football x x
Golf x x
Sand Volleyball    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
golf, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, golf, racquetball, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, spotlight programs board, fraternities/sororities, service organizations, academic organizations, sports clubs
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
4% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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