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Wheaton College (IL)

Campus Life and Facilities

Wheaton Says...

Wheaton, Illinois, population 54,000, is a family-oriented community known for its good schools, pleasant neighborhoods, and many churches. Major airports, O'Hare and Midway, are easily accessible for domestic and international travel. A 45-minute train ride links suburban Wheaton to downtown Chicago and all the excitement a world-class city offers... More More

Wheaton Students Say...

All Wheaton students adhere to a community covenant, which is a set of rules and regulations governing students that forbids things, such as drinking, smoking, and “spontaneous” dancing. While several students wish that the school was “more lenient in their punishment system,” most are happy to comply and even claim that it “forces us to come up wi... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

501 College Avenue

Wheaton, IL 60187

United States

Phone: 630-752-5011

Fax: 630-752-5285


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 98
Fire Safety Rating: 86
Green Rating: 74
Environment:Town (population 25,000 - 74,999)
Campus size: (number of acres): 80.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://www.wheaton.edu/Offices/Public-Safety/Annua...

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 90.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Men's dorms
Women's dorms
Apartments for married students
Cooperative housing
Apartments for single students

Housing for disabled provided as needed
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:Yes
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:92
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Chamber Orchestra
Debating Club
Glee Club
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Student Film Society
Student Union
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:13
Number of Social Sororities:0
    % of women who join:0%
Number of Social Fraternities:0
% of men who join: 0
Number of Religious Organizations:16
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Student Services
Other Services:Health
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: No
Minority Support Groups: Yes
Description:Office of Multicultural Development provides services. http://www.wheaton.edu/student-life/diversity/omd
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Athletic Division:3
Men's Sports Team Name:Thunder
Women's Sports Team Name:Thunder
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Army ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 19
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 16.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: No
Student Web Pages Provided: No
Partnerships with Technology Companies: No
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 90.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: Apple, Hewlett Packard
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes
Special Facilities:The Billy Graham Center Museum, The Black Hills Science Station, the Center for Applied Christian Ethics (CACE) HoneyRock is the year-round Northwoods Camp and Campus of Wheaton College. The Institute for the Study of American Evangelicals The J. Dennis Hastert Center for Economics, Government, and Public Policy The Marion E. Wade Center The Science Building contains a unique, interactive atrium museum featuring the Perry Mastodon, a geology exhibit, a natural history exhibit, a Foucault pendulum, and additional exhibits.
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