In addition to offering many vibrant academic opportunities, Clarion University provides a wide range of activities outside the classroom. After all, coming to Clarion isn't just about earning a degree; it's also about building a life.

And it's not hard to discover your interests and talents with more than 150 student organizations on campus. These include academic, athletic, Greek, political, multicultural, service, and other special interest groups. To explore the full list of Clarion student organizations, visit ourCU Connect network.

If you're looking for something more physical, don't forget thestudent recreation centernear Gemmell Student Complex for exercise equipment, an indoor track, basketball courts and a rock climbing wall.Intramurals,club sportsand outdoor recreation also are based at the rec center.

If you don't play sports, become Clarion University's biggest fan by rooting for your favorite Clarionathletic teams.

The university also is invested in the overall wellness of its students withhealth services,counseling servicesand other health activities inBecht Hall.

When you're ready to wind down, rest at one of our manyliving optionsincludingSuites on Main,Hilltop SuitesandReinhard Villages. Combined withEagle Commonsdining center,Gemmell Food Court,Carlson Library Café, Starbucks and university coffee shops, students enjoy life here.

Outside of your campus pursuits, the town ofClarionboasts a vibrant downtown with many interesting shops and eateries. All of this is set against the scenic backdrop of the Clarion River and nearby Cook Forest. Both have inviting hiking trails, swimming, canoeing and kayaking opportunities and stunning wildlife to observe.

For more information on campus life, contact theStudent Engagement & Developmentin Gemmell Student Complex.

Last Updated 3/4/20