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United States Air Force Academy Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

USAF Academy, CO

Location and Setting


USAF Academy Population
6,680
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Colorado Springs, Denver
Campus Size
18,000 acres

Weather

Temperature
16.1 average low in January, 79 average high in September
Rain
73 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Colorado Springs
Nearest Train Station
60 mile(s) from campus in Denver

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
100% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
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
self-defense education, well-lit campus, Charge of Quarters

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Fighting Falcon
School Colors
Blue and silver

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cheerleading x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Fencing x   x  
Football     x  
Golf     x  
Gymnastics x   x  
Ice Hockey     x  
Lacrosse     x  
Riflery x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Water Polo     x  
Wrestling     x  
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Fencing x  
Football    
Golf    
Gymnastics x  
Ice Hockey    
Lacrosse    
Riflery x  
Soccer x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Water Polo    
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Fencing x  
Football x  
Golf x  
Gymnastics x  
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Riflery x  
Soccer x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Water Polo x  
Wrestling x  
Women's Club Sports
archery, equestrian sports, golf, lacrosse, racquetball, rock climbing, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), softball, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, water polo, weight lifting
Men's Club Sports
archery, equestrian sports, racquetball, rock climbing, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, cross-country running, racquetball, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, recreational ski club, men's and women's rugby club, cycling club, aviation club, drum and bugle corps
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
 

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