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Governors State University Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 1,734 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

71% Women
29% Men


We do not have information on athletics at Governors State University


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.5%
Black/non-Hispanic 34.4%
Hispanic 5.6%
Non-resident alien 1.8%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 4.4%
Two or more races 3.3%
White/non-Hispanic 48.7%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Governors State University

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 0
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 0
Reviews Dorm Life
  • GSU student
  • 1
  • There are currently no dorms. However, I believe they are under construction for 2014.…

  • May-13-2012 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 5
  • ME
  • Jan-10-2013 I am a current student here

    I am not too sure about the main campus food (I am a satellite campus student), however, when there is food ordered for different satellite campus events, the food is pretty good. The snack machines are descent, but what is great is that the satellite campus is located in an area that is central to a lot of great dining. A 30 minute break between classes can be a nice relaxing meal not just a quick run to a gas station or grocery store.

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  • 4
  • Joseph from Momence, IL
  • May-20-2012 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Cafeteria has the standard food and daily special, food is better then most other facilities with cafeterias. Around the area has some excellent restaurants

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  • 3
  • GSU student
  • May-13-2012 I am a current student here

    The university dining hall is similar to what I have experienced on other campuses.

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  • 2
  • Kristin from Bourbonnais, IL
  • Apr-12-2012 I am a current student here

    While they offer a decent variety of food and Starbucks coffee some of it just isn't very good for the price they charge.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life