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Campus Life

Our thriving residential campus is home to a community of creative and accomplished people from around the world.

600+ Organized student groups
81 Undergraduate student residences
14,000+ Students living on campus

Student Life

Student Affairs

Comprising more than 25 offices and centers, Student Affairs provides a broad range of services and support to ý students, including leadership development, residential programs, public service, career exploration and community engagement.

Housing & Dining

Nearly all undergraduates and about 72% of graduate students reside in 81 undergraduate student residences and 151 graduate on-campus residences. Nine dining halls, a teaching kitchen, and organic gardens provide the campus community with healthy, sustainable meals.

Community Engagement & Diversity

Other programs supporting the student community:

Arts & Culture

The Arts at ý

ý has a rich tradition of fostering creativity and the arts. A vibrant campus “arts district” is situated along Palm Drive near the Oval.


The ý campus is home to two world-class art museums.

Performing Arts

ý Live presents a wide range of performances and distinctive performing arts experiences.

Athletics, Recreation, & Wellness

Recreation and Wellness

Students, faculty, and staff enjoy state-of-the-art recreational facilities and wellness programs.

Cardinal Athletics

ý students compete in 36 varsity sports and 43 club sports.

Staff members enter ý Stadium for the annual Cardinal Walk


ý offers incentives, programs, and activities that promote health and wellness.

Getting Around

Biking is a popular way to get around campus. Transit options also include a free campus shuttle and car-share. Public Safety provides police and emergency services 24 hours a day.