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Parkland College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 6,218 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 1,536 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

52% Women
48% Men


Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $33,466)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $33,454)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 35 - - -
Basketball 15 12 - -
Golf 11 - - -
Soccer 22 20 - -
Softball - 18 - -
Volleyball - 12 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4.7%
Black/non-Hispanic 12.5%
Hispanic 5.0%
Non-resident alien 4.5%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 14.7%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 58.3%
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

Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
  • Navy ROTC
  • Air Force ROTC

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 3
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 1
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Teri
  • 4
  • There isn't any dorms since it is a community college, however, in the Fall of 2012, there will be Parkland apartments provided for Parkland students that have applied from different…

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  • Megan from Mahomet, IL
  • 1
  • Because it is a community college, there is no dorm life at Parkland College. However, I believe that Parkland is building some apartment buildings for students to live in.…

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  • Sabrina from Champaign, IL
  • 1
  • Parkland does not have dorms however they have many apartments within blocks of the school. Therefore, having a quick walk to school also helps save on gas. …

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 2
  • Anonymous
  • I am a past student here

    There is a small cafeteria located at the main entrance. It is very clean but also very loud. There is not a meal plan option when you order food bring cash or a debit/credit card. The food is very over priced.

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  • 5
  • Muriel from Urbana, IL
  • I am a current student here

    There's a big diversity when it comes to food. There are a lot of places where you can buy food in and out of the campus. Outside of campus, there's a big variety of food from different cultures that you can try.

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  • 1
  • Chandra
  • I am a current student here

    There are surrounding restaurants in the Champaign Area but there is a small cafeteria.

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  • 4
  • Jalyn from Lansing, IL
  • I am a current student here

    The food is pretty good. Parkland has one cafeteria and one restaurant currently. I think they will be adding another restaurant when they finish the new building.

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  • 4
  • Chelsea from Champaign, IL
  • I am a current student here

    There are tons of places around Parkland College to eat that are within 5 miles. McDonalds, Taco Bell, El Toro, KFC, pretty much anything you crave is within driving or walking distance.

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  • 1
  • Zakari from Maywood, IL
  • I am a past student here

    The cafeteria is really expensive, it's rented out by a private vending company so the prices aren't student friendly.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Andreea from Urbana, IL
  • I am a current student here

    There are many fraternities and sororities at Parkland, many participate in volunteering such as tutoring and also many fun activities.

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