Cedar Crest College
577 reviews
  1. Allentown, PA
  2. 4 Year
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Cedar Crest College Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
C
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Average Housing Costs
$10,765/ year
Poll
38%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.29 responses
Poll
52%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.60 responses

Food

Campus Food
C+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$5,605/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 52 responses
  • Falcons Nest
    38%
  • Dining Hall
    19%
  • Depends on what you like
    12%
  • Canova commons
    10%
  • There is not much variety in the food
    10%
  • Dont eat on campus
    6%
  • Absolutely nothing
    4%
41%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.29 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
C-
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 29 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    34%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    48%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    3%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    14%

Safety

Safety
B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
94%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.35 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 23 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    74%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    22%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    0%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    4%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 28 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    46%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    46%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    0%
  • Not very visible.
    7%
  • We have campus police?
    0%

Sports & Activities

Men's Varsity Sports
Data not available
Women's Varsity Sports
Track and Field: X-Country, Swimming, Volleyball, Tennis, Basketball, Soccer, Lacrosse, Softball, Field Hockey
Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 56 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    0%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    25%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    54%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    21%
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 47 responses
  • Strawberry Festival
    28%
  • Fall Family Weekend
    19%
  • All College Picnic
    15%
  • Big Sis, Lil Sis
    9%
  • Open Door Ceremony
    9%
  • Trunk or Treat
    9%
  • Hall Olympics
    4%

Party Scene

Party Scene
C-
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 41 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    0%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    2%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    2%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    7%
  • Parties? What parties?
    88%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 21 responses
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  • Frolic
    48%
  • Frolic, Fall Festival, and Winter Formal
    33%
  • Fall Festival
    10%
  • Allentown fair
    5%
  • Winter Formal
    5%
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