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College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA
Campus Life and Facilities

William & Mary Students Say...

When students describe campus life at W&M, the word community comes up-a lot. And this community "is made up of incredibly involved, dedicated, and supportive students who have big dreams and big fun," who say: "We study hard, but we know how to have fun, too." Alma Mater Productions... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

United States

Phone: 757-221-4223

Fax: 757-221-1242


Student Housing

All Undergraduates Living on Campus:
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:

Housing Options

Coed dorms Special housing for disabled student Special housing for international students Fraternity/sorority housing Apartments for single students Theme Housing

Other Housing Options:

International Studies hall, Eco-House, Community Scholars House, Africana House, Multicultural Unit, and 8 language houses (Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish).

Student Activities


Student Activities

Academic Groups Chamber Orchestra Debating Club Fraternities Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups Glee Club Humor Magazine Improv comedy International Student Groups Literary Magazine Minority Student Groups Political Discussion Groups Radio Station Religious Groups Singing Groups Social Services Group Sororities Speakers Forum Student Film Society Student Union Theater Program
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Athletic Division :Division I Men's Sports Team Name :Tribe Women's Sports Team Name :Tribe Team Mascot :The Griffin
# of sports for women, varsity
# of sports for men, varsity

Women's Athletics List, Varsity

Basketball Cheerleading CrossCountry FieldHockey Golf Gymnastics Lacrosse Soccer Swimming Tennis TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor Volleyball

Men's Athletics list, Varsity

Baseball Basketball Cheerleading CrossCountry Football Golf Gymnastics Soccer Swimming Tennis TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor

Student Services

Other Services
LGBT Support Groups
Safe Zone: http://wmpeople.wm.edu/site/page/safezone Counseling Center: Individual and group counseling may address identity-related issues and/or other concerns related to LGBTQ status. Outreach programs and group therapy for specific identity groups may be offered as the need arises. http://www.wm.edu/offices/wellness/counselingcenter/students/studentservices/index.php Lambda Alliance (student organization): http://wmpeople.wm.edu/site/page/lambdaalliance Spectrum (student organization): http://www.wm.edu/offices/studentleadershipdevelopment/clubsandorganizations/directory/interestgroups/spectrum.php William & Larry (student organization): http://www.wm.edu/offices/studentleadershipdevelopment/clubsandorganizations/directory/interestgroups/williamandlarry.php Mason Alliance (student organization): http://www.wm.edu/offices/studentleadershipdevelopment/clubsandorganizations/directory/interestgroups/mason.php Center for Student Diversity: The CSD's work includes particular attention to the needs of LGBTQ students. The Center provides support and assistance with various personal concerns and institutional issues faced by LGBT students (e.g., requesting gender-neutral housing). (The CSD's website does not reflect the work the staff does with LGBT students; the site is expected to be overhauled in the not-too-distant future.) http://www.wm.edu/offices/studentdiversity/index.php W&M's Campus Pride Index rating: W&M received 5/5 starts on the sexual orientation scale and 4/5 stars on the gender identity/gender expression scale of Campus Pride's 2014 LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index. This page indicates the array of services and policies in place to support LGBT students. http://www.campusprideindex.org/details/premium.aspx?ID=627
Minority Support Groups
Center for Student Diversity: The CSD offers an array of programs and services for traditionally underrepresented and underserved students. http://www.wm.edu/offices/studentdiversity/index.php PLUS Program: The PLUS Program is a summer transition program intended to support students who may benefit socially and/or academically from a more gradual introduction to life at William & Mary. http://www.wm.edu/sites/plus/ Counseling Center: Individual and group counseling may address identity-related issues and/or other concerns related to minority status. Outreach programs and group therapy for specific identity groups may be offered as the need arises. http://www.wm.edu/offices/wellness/counselingcenter/

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: 15 Average Number of PC's per Lab: 18.00 Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes Fee for Network Use: Yes Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes Student Web Pages Provided: Yes Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes Online Class Registration Available: Yes Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: Yes Undergraduates that Own Computers: 100% Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes Description: Apple, Dell and academic pricing Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: No Special Facilities: observatory, continuous beam accelerator, 3 interdisciplinary centers in humanities, international studies, writing resources, marine science institute, materials processes research center,public policy research center, Muscarelle Museum of Art.
Army ROTC Offered:On-Campus
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