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Southern Connecticut State University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

New Haven, CT

Location and Setting


New Haven Population
130,660
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Campus Size
168 acres

Weather

Temperature
15.8 average low in January, 80 average high in September
Rain
128 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
New Haven
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in New Haven

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
33% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
67%
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 II
Mascot
Flying Owl
School Colors
Blue 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
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Gymnastics x x    
Lacrosse x x    
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Gymnastics x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Gymnastics    
Lacrosse    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
cheerleading, rugby, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
cheerleading, rugby, ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, football, soccer, 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 government association, psychology club, habitat for humanity, crescent players, black student union
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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