5900 N. Lee Street Morrow, GA 30260 678-466-4115
About Clayton State University
  • Year of Foundation N/A
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,212
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 69%, 31%, 5%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $2,212 in-state, $8,848 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 5,661
Clayton State University is a public university in Morrow, Georgia. Clayton State University is a part of the University System of Georgia. The main campus is located in a wooded area of 163 acres (0.66 km2), with several ponds and a lake, in the north-central part of Clayton County in suburban south metro Atlanta. The campus is located fifteen minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The University has 208 full-time faculty and 356 full-time staff. Clayton State maintains an instructional site in Peachtree City. Since 1991, Clayton State's Spivey Hall enjoys recognition as one of the world's best concert halls, presenting jazz, classical music and all manner of musical entertainment. Clayton State is a part of the Division II NCAA sports in basketball, soccer, cross-country, tennis, golf and cheerleading programs.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Friday Movies, Spring Fling, Theater, Homecoming, Comedy Nights, Family Nights, MLK Commemoration
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Sigma Beta Delta; Sigma Theta Tau International; Golden Key; Sigma Tau Delta; Phi Eta Sigma; Phi Theta Kappa
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Christian Ministries, Latter-Day Saint Student Association, Alternative Theology Society
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Cultural Awareness Assoc, International Awareness Club, Al-Noor Islamic Student Assoc, Vietnamese Student Assoc, Student African American Brotherhood, Vietnamese Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta (10)
  • Distance to nearest bus Atlanta (15)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (10), Birmingham, AL (170)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered No
  • Type of housing provided for students N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 103,645
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 800
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,346
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student
  • Museums N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,713
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 4,500
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities Archives includes 1200 linear feet of materials; Both Southeast Region National Archives and State of Georgia Archives are housed on campus since 2005. Students can use GALILEO system and can access articles, periodicals, etc. available in the University
  • Number Of Microforms 280,598
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Online Course Registration Available N/A
  • Student Computer Availability N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 27,419
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 500
  • Location Of Available Computers library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia State University)
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 90%
  • Student Employment N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 7,000
  • Employed Students after 1 year 95%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years 100%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 4%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities N/A