421 N. Woodland Boulevard Deland, FL 32723 386-822-7100
http://www.stetson.edu admissions@stetson.edu
About Stetson University
  • Year of Foundation 1883
  • Size of Campus 175 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,234
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57% 43% 17%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $31,374
  • Room and Board $8,820
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 2,151
As Florida's first private university, Stetson University has set the standard for excellence in many ways since being established in 1883. Stetson was the first private university in Florida to be granted a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most prestigious undergraduate honors organization. The Stetson College of Law was the first law school in Florida. The College of Law was the first in Florida to admit women. The first woman lawyer in Florida to earn a law degree graduated from Stetson College of Law in1908. Stetson was the first private university in Florida to enroll African-American students.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 23%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa (General), Alpha Kappa Delta, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Beta Beta (Biology), Delta Phi Alpha (German), Gamma Sigma Epsilon (Chemistry), Gamma Theta Upsilon (Geology), Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Pi Eta, Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Omicron Del
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Canterbury House, Catholic Campus Ministry, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Organization, Latter Day Saint Stu
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 22%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Association, Black Student Association, Caribbean Club, HOLA (Latin American), Indian Student Association, International Student Organization
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 7
  • Setting Suburban
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 6
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Greenfeather, Howard Thurman Lecture Series, Stetson Weekend
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Daytona Beach (25), Orlando (50)
  • Distance to nearest train DeLand (4)
  • Distance to nearest bus DeLand (0)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 63%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (56%), women's dorms (25%), men's dorms (4%), sorority housing (6%), fraternity housing (7%), apartment for single students, other housing options (2%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 24
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 9%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 84%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 8%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 7%
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Number of e-books 117
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,600
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Number Of Microforms 406,372
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Museums Gillespie Museum of Minerals; Duncan Art Gallery, including the Bluemner Collection (recently on loan to the Whitney Museum in New York City); Multimedia Language Lab; Natural Sciences equipment, including Laser-based fluorescent spectrometer, DNA sequence
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Subscriptions 17,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, other
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 18,364
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Books in Library 392,218
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,400
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Embry Riddle)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Americorps, Central Florida School System, Hewitt Associates, KPMG, Miami Heat, Peace Corps, Teach for America, Walt Disney World
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 13%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Student Employment Federal
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