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Davidson College Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
1,738
Total Undergrads
499
Degree-Seeking Freshmen

Gender Breakdown:

50% Women
50% Men

Athletics

NCAA Division I-AA

Southern Conference

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Pioneer Football League

  • Football

Total Varsity Sports

Coaches

9
Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $87,402)
8
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $65,152)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
All Track Combined 66 72 Yes -
Baseball 33 - Yes -
Basketball 16 13 - Yes
Field Hockey - 23 Yes -
Football 101 - - -
Golf 11 - Yes -
Lacrosse - 23 Yes -
Soccer 26 23 Yes Yes
Swimming and Diving 21 25 - -
Tennis 11 11 Yes -
Volleyball - 15 Yes Yes
Wrestling 14 - - -
Court Sports - - - Yes
Cricket - - Yes -
Cycling - - Yes -
Equestrian - - Yes -
Fencing - - Yes -
Frisbee/Disc Sports - - Yes -
Roller Hockey - - Yes -
Rowing - - Yes -
Rugby - - Yes -
Sailing - - Yes -
Softball - - - Yes
Track and Field, X-Country - - Yes -
Water Polo - - Yes -

Diversity

Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4.5%
Black/non-Hispanic 6.4%
Hispanic 4.9%
Non-resident alien 3.5%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 6.2%
Two or more races 0.5%
White/non-Hispanic 73.4%
Disabilities
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Library on campus
Living
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 19 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

Musical Groups
  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Music Ensemble
  • Pep Band
  • Symphony Orchestra
Performance Arts
  • Dance
  • Drama Theater
  • Musical Theater
Journalism & Publications
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Radio Station
Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
Other
  • International Student Organization
  • Student Government
  • Campus Ministries

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 0
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 4
Property Crime 23
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Student from Columbus, OH
  • 5
  • The dorms at Davidson are wonderful. Most rooms have sinks in the rooms and the rooms are particularly spacious compared to other colleges. Davidson really works hard to…

  • Jun-16-2012 Read More
  • Jamie Johnson
  • 5
  • Dorm life is fun. Especially, freshman year when the halls are done by the school. You bond with your hall relatively quickly. Flickerball, a Davidson freshman team sport, allows you…

  • May-26-2014 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 3
  • Jamie Johnson
  • May-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Food is okay. Nothing is as good as a home cooked meal. However, there are some days when the food is really good. Commons which is the main dinning facility has a salad bar, gluten -free options, hamburgers, fries, a sandwich bar, and other food.

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  • 3
  • Student from Columbus, OH
  • Jun-16-2012 I am a current student here

    The college offers plenty of alternative food options and the food is great; however, there is not a lot of variety in food choices.

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  • 4
  • Joscar from Charlotte, NC
  • Mar-16-2012 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    not as much dinning choices as some of the larger colleges but the school halls are great amazing restaurant style food.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Jamie Johnson
  • May-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Greek Life is known as Patterson court because it comprises of fraternities, NPHCs and eating houses. Frats: KA, Kappa Sig, PhiDelt, SAE, and SigEp NPHCs: Kappas, Alphas, AKAs, Deltas Eating Houses: Rusk, Turner, Warner, Connor Not affiliated with any sorority, but they do community service projects and are like sororities in the sense that they throw parties and bring girls together.

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