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Location and Setting


Athens Population
23,755
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
1,800 acres

Weather

Temperature
18.5 average low in January, 80.4 average high in September
Rain
140 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
Nearest Train Station
83 mile(s) from campus in Huntington, W.V.

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
43% 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
57%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

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
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bobcat
School Colors
Hunter green and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x   x  
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x    
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Golf x x
Soccer    
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
ice hockey

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, racquetball, sand volleyball, softball, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student senate, student alumni board, international student union, university program council, black student cultural programming board
Sororities
8% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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