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Santa Clara University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Santa Clara, CA

Location and Setting


Santa Clara Population
119,311
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco, San Jose
Campus Size
106 acres

Weather

Temperature
45.8 average low in January, 68.7 average high in September
Rain
68 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
Santa Clara
Nearest Train Station
Santa Clara

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
58% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
42%
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
Broncos
School Colors
Cardinal, gold, and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Rowing x   x  
Sand Volleyball x      
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Water Polo x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Rowing x  
Sand Volleyball x  
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Rowing x  
Sand Volleyball    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Water Polo x x
Women's Club Sports
equestrian sports, field hockey, lacrosse, rugby, sailing, swimming and diving, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
equestrian sports, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, sailing, swimming and diving, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, football, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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