Faulkner University

Campus Life FAQ

Q: What's there to do on campus?
A: Lots! There are always many student activities going on.... intramural and intercollegiate sports, devotionals, hanging out with friends in the Student Multiplex... Our full time student activities director, John Gordon, keeps something going all the time. Check out the Student Life section of our website, and come back often for updates.
Q: How many students are there on campus?
A: There are about 830 undergraduate students on the Montgomery campus during the day. We have about another 300 in the Jones school of Law here on our campus, as well as about 500 adult students who come to campus from time to time as a part of their education.
Q: What is daily chapel all about?
A: We have chapel every day at 10:00 AM. Students, faculty and staff gather together for about 20 minutes each day for a period of singing and devotional. This is a very special time for everyone, and most Faulkner alumni remember chapel as one of the highlights of their education here.
Q: Are there part time jobs available on or off campus?
A: Definitely. We even have a job placement officer who works to identify off campus employment opportunities for our students. On campus employment is done through the federal work study program. For these jobs, you've got to apply for federal aid and be awarded. Your admissions counselor or the financial aid personnel can help you with this.
Q: What are the dorms like?
A: All our dorms feature private bathrooms, cable and phone hookups, study areas and built in closets. You'll usually have a roommate.
Q: What are the apartments like?
A: Reserved for upperclassmen, the four bedroom, two bath apartments are fully furnished and ready for you to move in. They all have full kitchens and full size washers and dryers.
Q: What intercollegiate sports are offered?
A: We compete in baseball, men's and women's basketball, bass fishing, cheerleading, football, men's and women's golf, men's and women's soccer, softball and volleyball.
Q: What intramural sports do you play?
A: Our students compete in major and minor intramural sports. Major: Softball, Flag Football, Basketball, and Volleyball. Minor: Kickball, Bowling, Horseshoes, and eating contests!
Q: What clubs and organizations are available?
A: We have 10 social clubs (5 male and 5 female), lots of academic oriented clubs, and several religious clubs, such as Christians in Action and FCA.
Q: Who can be involved with the Student Government Association?
A: Any students with an acceptable GPA and who are in good standing with the Dean of Students office, who are elected by their academic class.
Q: What opportunities for community service do Faulkner students take advantage of?
A: Most of our campus organizations are involved with service organizations all over our community. Some of the organizations our students work with are YMCA, Habitat for Humanity, LifeSouth, Red Cross, Montgomery Cancer Center, retirement homes, local schools, and a host of local ministries.
Click here to apply to Faulkner's Traditional UndergradClick here to see the status of your Faulkner Undergrad ApplicationClick here to get more info about Faulkner Traditional UndergradClick here to schedule a visit at Faulkner
WebMail - Eagle Alert - Library - Give Online - Faculty & Staff Directory - Employment - Faculty Web Sites
Ask Us - Map & Directions | 5345 Atlanta Highway, Montgomery, AL 36109 334.272.5820 or 800.879.9816
©2012 all right reserved.