Campus Life

One Big Family

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Where You'll Live

We know how important it is for you to find the perfect home away from home.

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Welcome Days' Quad Day

What You'll Do

Get ready for anything, from relaxing on our iconic Quad to sporting orange on game days.

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Who You'll Meet

Our students come from everywhere, and we celebrate everyone.

Get cultured

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Landmarks, legends, and rituals are bound to pop up at a university founded in 1867!

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It’s essential that you feel safe and secure on campus, and we take that responsibility seriously.

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