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Allen University
Columbia, SC
LOCATION AND SETTING
Columbia Population 133,358
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Environment Large city
Campus Size  
Weather
Temperature 32.1 average low in January, 88.8 average high in September
Rain 110 rainy days per year
 
Getting Around
Campus Map  
Nearest Airport 12 miles from campus in Columbia
Nearest Bus Station 1 mile from campus in Columbia
Nearest Train Station 5 miles from campus in Columbia
HOUSING
College Housing College offers housing to students
Types of Housing Women's dorms, men's dorms, single student apartments
Students in College Housing 97% of all students
Housing Requirements  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting 3%
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 Available
PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES
Health Service Offered
Personal Counseling Offered
Child Care Not offered
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SPORTS AND RECREATION
Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic Conferences National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot Fighting Yellow Jacket
School Colors Royal blue and gold
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
Sport WOMEN MEN
Offered Scholarships Given Offered Scholarships Given
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Golf x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
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SPORTS AND RECREATION - continued
Club Sports
Women's Club Sports  
Men's Club Sports  
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sports  
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
Activities and Organizations choral groups, music ensembles, student government, yearbook
Sororities  
Fraternities  
ROTC Army ROTC is offered off campus