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Winston-Salem State University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Winston-Salem, NC

Location and Setting


Winston-Salem Population
236,441
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
94 acres

Weather

Temperature
26.6 average low in January, 83.6 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Winston-Salem
Nearest Train Station
20 mile(s) from campus in Greensboro

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing
Students in College Housing
36% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
65%
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
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Ram
School Colors
Scarlet and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x x x
Cheerleading     x  
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Golf     x x
Softball x x x  
Tennis x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading    
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf    
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x x
Golf x x
Softball x  
Tennis x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, track and field, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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