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Bridgewater College Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 16 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen

Gender Breakdown:

58% Women
42% Men


NCAA Division III (with football)

Old Dominion Athletic Conference

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $61,767)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $40,220)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
All Track Combined 46 27 - -
Baseball 33 - - -
Basketball 21 14 - -
Field Hockey - 24 - -
Football 147 - - -
Golf 12 - - -
Lacrosse - 20 - -
Soccer 26 27 - -
Softball - 19 - -
Swimming - 16 - -
Tennis 8 13 - -
Volleyball - 15 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9%
Black/non-Hispanic 7.1%
Hispanic 1.9%
Non-resident alien 0.7%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 8.8%
Two or more races 1.0%
White/non-Hispanic 79.4%
Percent of students with disability 8%

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
  • Library on campus
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 20 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Bridgewater College

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 1
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 1
Property Crime 1
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Brandon from Woodstock, VA
  • 3
  • some dorms are old, some dorms are new. some dorms are small, some dorms are huge. it's luck of the draw, whatever you get, should be just fine, for any student.…

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  • Jillian from Cornish, NH
  • 4
  • The dorm life is amazing! My freshman year I stayed in Geisert Hall (all girls) and i have to admit it turned out way better than I thought! The resident…

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  • Kaleigh from Williamsburg, VA
  • 4
  • Dorm life is fun and relaxing. The schools random selection process is amazing! I have gotten two amazing friends out the random selection process for roommates. Residence life really cares…

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  • Carrie from Virginia
  • 4
  • bridgewater college is a residential campus, so the majority of students live on campus. it is nice because you never have to worry about whether or not you will have…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Rachel
  • I am a current student here

    Sometimes the food can be predictable and routine, but there is always a large variety of options to choose from-a salad bar, fruits, cereals, pizza, burgers and hot dogs, and specialty meals made daily. The dining hall opens at 7am and doesn't close until midnight, so late night ice cream runs are always fun.

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  • 3
  • Gabrielle from Lexington, VA
  • I am a current student here

    The food isn't great but it isn't terrible. You can almost always find something you like for that meal. The best part about the dining hall is that the swipes are basically unlimited and the dining hall is open late.

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  • 4
  • Molly from Stafford, VA
  • I am a current student here

    Our dining hall always has lots of many different food options. They always have pizza, grilled cheese, chicken, salad bar, a make-your-own wrap station, and they always have different daily dishes, which are always very good. They also have great hours and you get unlimited swipes, so you can go in as often as you want, which is great if you are super busy.

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  • 3
  • Hannah from Newport News, VA
  • I am a current student here

    I'm not going to sit here and lie to you. The food is slightly bi-polar. Some days you'll have foot that just feels like angels have begun to sing in your mouth and other days, you don't even want to touch what they serve. Here's a tip: the pizza, hamburgers, fries, and the sandwich bar are ALWAYS perfect options. Plus, the French toast, pesto, and waffle fries are rare but amazing dishes here at Bridgewater. K=Get a full plate of them when they show up.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Rachel
  • I am a current student here

    Unfortunately, there is only a service fraternity open to all students who wish to join, but there is no other Greek life on campus as of right now.

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  • 0
  • Brittney
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I do not know much about Greek Life, but they do a lot of community service.

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