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University of Bridgeport Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Bridgeport, CT

Location and Setting


Bridgeport Population
147,216
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Campus Size
86 acres

Weather

Temperature
21.9 average low in January, 76 average high in September
Rain
118 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Bridgeport
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Bridgeport

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
37% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
63%
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
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
 
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
Gymnastics x x    
Lacrosse x x    
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Gymnastics x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Gymnastics    
Lacrosse    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, tennis

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student congress, international relations club, black students alliance, latin america club, martial arts club
Sororities
2% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
ROTC
 

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