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Location and Setting


Hampden-Sydney Population
1,450
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Richmond, Lynchburg, Charlottesville
Campus Size
1,343 acres

Weather

Temperature
24.7 average low in January, 82.6 average high in September
Rain
114 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
6 mile(s) from campus in Farmville
Nearest Train Station
65 mile(s) from campus in Richmond

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
98% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

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 III
Mascot
Tiger
School Colors
Garnet and grey

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball     x  
Football     x  
Lacrosse     x  
Soccer     x  
Swimming And Diving     x  
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball    
Football    
Lacrosse    
Soccer    
Swimming And Diving    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Football x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
fencing, riflery

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, republican society, pre-health society, outdoors club, tiger athletic club, pre-law society
Sororities
 
Fraternities
30% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus

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