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Laney College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 10,131 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 1,345 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

56% Women
44% Men


Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $89,320)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $71,205)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 26 - - -
Basketball - 8 - -
Football 80 - - -
Swimming and Diving - 12 - -
Track and Field, Outdoor - 14 - -
Volleyball - 12 - -
Water Polo - 12 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 24.5%
Black/non-Hispanic 24.6%
Hispanic 10.9%
Non-resident alien 3.1%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 23.8%
Two or more races 0.6%
White/non-Hispanic 12.1%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

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
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

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

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 2
Drug Law Violation 1
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 46
Reviews Dorm Life


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Raina from Richmond, CA
  • I am a current student here

    The food is pretty good! They try to have a variety throughout the week, and everything is prepared by the culinary arts students that day. There are some vegetarian options, which I appreciate. Not so much vegan or kosher/halal.

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  • 5
  • Erika from Oakland, CA
  • I am a current student here

    The cafeteria and bistro both staff students in the culinary program. Both feature excellent food for reasonable prices. For those students who prefer packaged foods, these can be found in vending machines around campus and in the bookstore.

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  • 4
  • David from Oakland, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Food is available in the cafeteria and vending machines. Students in the culinary department are the cooks and they have their own restaurant at the school.

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  • 4
  • Isela from Oakland, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Laney is basically in china town so just walk a few minutes from the campus and get some chinese food OR buy some food from the culinary students! soo good!

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Chandra from Oakland, CA
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It was so challenger when you Greek with someone because if you didn't speak English it hard to comparison.

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