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William Peace University Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
754
Total Undergrads
Including 73 Part-time
163
Degree-Seeking Freshmen

Gender Breakdown:

98% Women
2% Men

Athletics

NCAA Division III (without football)

USA South Athletic Conference

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports

Coaches

6
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $33,709)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 15 - - -
Basketball 15 15 - Yes
Golf 3 - - -
Soccer 15 15 - -
Softball - 16 - -
Tennis 5 5 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 5 5 - -
Volleyball - 12 - -
Beach Volleyball - - - Yes
Cheerleading/Dance Team - - Yes Yes
Flag Football - - - Yes
Football - - - Yes
Frisbee/Disc Sports - - Yes -
Indoor Fitness/Recreation - - Yes -
Lacrosse - - Yes Yes
Other Sports - - Yes Yes

Diversity

Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.7%
Black/non-Hispanic 18.0%
Hispanic 5.1%
Non-resident alien 0.0%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 13.3%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 59.6%
Disabilities
Percent of students with disability 7%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Library on campus
Living
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 19 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

Musical Groups
  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Symphony Orchestra
Performance Arts
  • Drama Theater
  • Musical Theater
Journalism & Publications
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Newspaper
  • Television Station
Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
  • Air Force ROTC
Other
  • 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 0
Property Crime 2
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Anonymous
  • 3
  • The elevators are all slow, but the dorms themselves are nice. Heating and air conditioning are problematic in all dorms except New Res (Bingham), and free washing machines and dryers…

  • Mar-18-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 3
  • Rising Junior
  • Jul-09-2014 I am a current student here

    The dining hall has just been renovated. It includes flat screen tvs, high chairs/ bar tables. It has a restaurant atmosphere. The food is very repetitive.

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  • 3
  • Jessica from Raleigh, NC
  • Jan-14-2014 I am a current student here

    We've been moved all over the place since the dining hall was under construction so the temp food was okay.

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  • 3
  • Rebekah from Charlotte, NC
  • Dec-13-2013 I am a current student here

    Food is good for the most part. Usually there are good options of food. The operating hours are good, except for the weekend when the dining hall hours are reduced.

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  • 5
  • Prospective Student from Raleigh, NC
  • Nov-03-2013 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    William Peace University is conveniently located near several local restaurants and have a dining hall of their own. They are even located near a Krispy Kreme!

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  • 1
  • Anonymous
  • Mar-18-2012 I am a current student here

    Dining hall is so-so, Peace Perk is acceptable, vending machines are well stocked. We're right in the middle of downtown Raleigh, the capital city, so there are dozens of lovely cafes and eateries within walking distance.

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  • 2
  • Meredith from Hickory, NC
  • Mar-18-2012 I am a current student here

    Don't plan on eating in the cafeteria everyday. This stuff isn't healthy at all and while sometimes it's good--sometimes it's ALL bad.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Amber from Taylorsville, NC
  • Aug-08-2012 I am a current student here

    Their is only one sorority on campus, in which I formed with my friends. It is a community service based sorority. WPU just recently went co-ed, so we are hoping that more sororities and fraternities form.

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