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Union College Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Schenectady, NY

Location and Setting


Schenectady Population
65,902
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
100 acres

Weather

Temperature
11 average low in January, 79 average high in September
Rain
135 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Schenectady
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Schenectady

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
93% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through junior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
7%
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
awareness programs, bicycle patrol, shuttle service

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Dutch person
School Colors
Garnet and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Crew x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Equestrian Sports x      
Field Hockey x      
Football     x  
Golf x      
Ice Hockey x   x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Equestrian Sports x  
Field Hockey x  
Football    
Golf x  
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Equestrian Sports    
Field Hockey    
Football x  
Golf    
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
cheerleading, rugby, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
cheerleading, rugby, ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, lacrosse, racquetball, soccer, softball, squash, tennis, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, u-program (programming board), speaker's forum, student newspaper, concert committee, ski club
Sororities
35% of women participate
Fraternities
27% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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