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Jefferson College Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 2,763 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 294 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

59% Women
41% Men


Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $39,550)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $41,002)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 31 - - -
Basketball - 14 - -
Soccer 23 - - -
Softball - 15 - -
Volleyball - 11 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6%
Black/non-Hispanic 1.9%
Hispanic 0.8%
Non-resident alien 0.4%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 2.2%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 93.4%
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
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

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

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 4
Liquor Law Violation 7
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 0
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Selin from De Soto, MO
  • 3
  • i lived out of campus but i had some friends that had some hard times with their roommates. otherwise they liked their place. but i know that they weren't able…

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  • Logan from Festus, MO
  • 1
  • I do not have any experience with this topic since I do not live on campus. I did visit a friend once and she said that her dorm was reasonably…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 5
  • Kristin from Irondale, MO
  • I am a current student here

    The food is good and cheaper than other schools. The cafeteria offers many different types of food and drinks. There is a snack bar in the CTE building, that offers many options as well.

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  • 5
  • Danica from Hillsboro, MO
  • I am a current student here

    The Viking Cafe always has a hot plate special each day of the week and it varies from Mexican, to Italian, to some good ole homestyle cooking. Recently we got a sub and salad bar too, so you can eat healthy :). It is a little pricey if you eat there everyday, but you can put financial aid or scholarship monies onto a re-loadable card at the beginning of the semester and then you earn 10% off of your meals.

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  • 4
  • Kathy from Hillsboro, MO
  • I am a current student here

    There are 4 sit down restaurants (that I personally know of) right in town. One is a Mexican restaurant, and another one specializes in 1lb baked potatoes. For those in a hurry there's 4 fast food locations right in town. There is the infamous McDonald's, Hardees, Taco Bell, and DQ. From what I hear though, there are some talks of putting in a Steak and Shake.

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  • 2
  • Logan from Festus, MO
  • I am a current student here

    The campus has a cafeteria on site that serves hamburgers, chicken tenders, and other cafeteria food. The food is nothing impressive its merely glorified vendor food. The taste is rather mundane and the prices a little high for the quality. The surrounding area has a Taco Bell, McDonalds, Hardees, and various local cuisine as an alternative. However all of the aforementioned are located a few miles off campus.

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  • 5
  • Amanda from DeSoto, MO
  • I am a current student here

    The cafe is wonderful and the snack bar and the career and technical building is awesome. The staff are all very wonderful.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Selin from De Soto, MO
  • I am a current student here

    i'm in phi theta kappa and we do have a great community at jefferson college. we get together every month. it is fun and proud be with.

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