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Seton Hall University Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 486 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 11 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

57% Women
43% Men


NCAA Division I-AAA

Big East Conference

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $286,484)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $118,417)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 35 - - -
Basketball 14 13 - Yes
Golf 7 7 - -
Soccer 28 25 - Yes
Softball - 22 - Yes
Swimming and Diving 24 26 - -
Tennis - 8 - Yes
Track and Field, X-Country 12 13 - -
Volleyball - 14 Yes Yes
Court Sports - - - Yes
Field Hockey - - - Yes
Football - - - Yes
Ice Hockey - - Yes -
Rugby - - Yes -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5.6%
Black/non-Hispanic 11.5%
Hispanic 8.4%
Non-resident alien 3.9%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 20.5%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 49.9%
Percent of students with disability 6%

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
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 16 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

Musical Groups
  • Choral Groups
Performance Arts
  • Dance
  • Drama Theater
Journalism & Publications
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Newspaper
  • Television Station
  • Radio Station
Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
  • Student Government

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 9
Liquor Law Violation 1
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 4
Property Crime 13

Notable Alumni

  • Avie Tevanian, Senior vice president of Apple
  • Bill Raferty, Sports broadcaster, ESPN, CBS and The New Jersey Nets
  • Bob Dubill, Executive editor of USA Today
  • Craig Biggio, Houston Astros
  • Dick Vitale, Sports broadcaster, ESPN and ABC
  • E. Duke Vincent, Vice-Chairman of Spelling Television, Executive Producer Spelling Television shows Melrose Place and Beverly Hills 90210
  • Hon. Donald M. Payne, United States Congressman
  • Matt Morris, St. Louis Cardinals
  • Michael Kanfer, Oscar winner for special effects for Titanic.
  • George Abbott, Legendary Broadway producer, director and playwright of Pal Joey, Damn Yankees, and The Pajama Game.
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Jake from State Farm
  • 4
  • Those that dorm definitely have a lot more freedom than most commuters. All actions you take will be on the student. Unlike commuters, students that live on campus…

  • Nov-05-2015 Read More
  • Barbara from Belleville
  • 4
  • I'm a commuter, but I do stay over on campus in my friends dorm at times. It's fun. Just make sure that you don't get carried away with the social…

  • Mar-28-2012 Read More
  • Erin from Wilmington, DE
  • 2
  • The dorms are spacious and clean at Seton Hall. However, floors are very large and it can be difficult to connect with your floor and get a family vibe…

  • Jun-07-2012 Read More
  • Suzanna from Ocean, NJ
  • 3
  • The dorms are nice, but it's expensive to live on campus. Also, some of the dorms don't have overhead lights. I've also learned that practically anything can be…

  • Nov-15-2012 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Jake from State Farm
  • Nov-05-2015 I am a current student here

    The Pirate Cove offers Starbucks while the Library has a Dunkin Donuts located on the second floor. For those with a meal plan, there are numerous options one can choose from in the cafeteria. The commuter cafeteria also has several options including a Build Your Own Burger station.

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  • 4
  • Lawrence O'Bryan
  • Dec-07-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I was there for an open house, so the food was most likely better than usual, but I was impressed with quality and variety.

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  • 5
  • Gabriel from Kearny, NJ
  • Nov-05-2014 I am a current student here

    The food in the village is great. Especially if you love Chinese.The cove is excellent and its right in campus so you can get to you no problem, I recommend the Jubilee.

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  • 5
  • Adria from Paterson, NJ
  • Aug-30-2014 I am a current student here

    The food in the dining hall is actually pretty good. There's so many options you can even create your own meals.There's other places to eat besides the dining hall.Everything is delicious.

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  • 4
  • Shannon from Rochester, NY
  • Mar-29-2014 I am a current student here

    the dining hall is great but you get sick of the food after eating it everyday multiple times a day for months. But it has lots of options and many options for vegetarian or allergies like me.

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  • 3
  • Nour from Livingston, NJ
  • Mar-19-2014 I am a current student here

    The food is good at first but than it gets old. We have the same things everyday and most people only go to a couple of places on campus. I like to go to south orange to eat because I get sick of eating on campus. Plus the food is so expensive, its not worth eating it all the time.

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  • 3
  • Aaron from Freehold, NJ
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Food's not bad. Some healthy choices. Could use a bit more variety and less pork (for those of us who prefer chicken and fish).

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Sarah from Mount Tabor, NJ
  • Dec-30-2013 I am a current student here

    Many are available and must have an actual mission. I believe that they are all required to give back by volunteering and such and must have a purpose. You cannot just party all day and live together.

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  • 0
  • Bryan from Union, NJ
  • Nov-16-2013 I am a current student here

    Greek life is just like any you would expect. Frats here and there, sororities here and there. If you join Greek life, you'll know everyone else in it.

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  • 0
  • TJ from NY
  • Jun-28-2013 I am a current student here

    Greek life is everywhere, a good amount of students participate in it

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  • 0
  • Brianne from New Britain, CT
  • Feb-26-2013 I am a current student here

    There is a small Greek life at Seton Hall. During freshman year, almost every one seems to want to join a sorority or fraternity, but they cost a lot of money and pledging is a lot of work; therefore, the Greek life is present, but if you don't join you won't be alone. There are no sorority houses and the fraternity houses are all off campus.

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