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Truman State University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Kirksville, MO

Location and Setting


Kirksville Population
17,577
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
140 acres

Weather

Temperature
18.5 average low in January, 82.8 average high in September
Rain
113 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
10 mile(s) from campus in LaPlata
Nearest Train Station
13 mile(s) from campus in La Plata

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
37% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
63%
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
patrols by commissioned officers, perimeter access system, dual 911 call center for campus/community, emergency text messaging system

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bulldog
School Colors
Purple 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
Football     x x
Golf x x    
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis 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
Football    
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving 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 x x
Football x x
Golf    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
cheerleading, equestrian sports, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
cheerleading, equestrian sports, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, cross-country running, football, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, nursing student association, alpha sigma gamma (service sorority), sigma kappa (social sorority), delta zeta (social sorority), sigma sigma sigma (social sorority)
Sororities
21% of women participate
Fraternities
22% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus

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