College Search
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Centenary University Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 153 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 14 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

64% Women
36% Men


NCAA Division III (without football)

Colonial States Athletic Conference

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $32,905)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $34,114)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 24 - - -
Basketball 17 15 - -
Golf 12 - - -
Lacrosse 22 18 - -
Soccer 24 21 - -
Softball - 13 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 7 10 - -
Volleyball - 13 - -
Wrestling 33 - - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4.9%
Black/non-Hispanic 9.5%
Hispanic 6.7%
Non-resident alien 1.8%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 19.7%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 57.4%
Percent of students with disability 10%

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, meals per week can vary

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Centenary University

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 6
Liquor Law Violation 1
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 1
Property Crime 1
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Future Student
  • 2
  • Reeves Hall (most equine students live on the 3rd floor of Reeves) is quite old. The ventilation isn't that great, the painting is peeling off and the whole buildings looks…

  • Read More
  • Dexter from Somerset, NJ
  • 5
  • The people are just like old friends honestly. You all meet one another and everyone is pretty willing just to have a good time. We hang out in each others…

  • Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Jessica from Washington, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    My personal preference is for home cooked food, but the cafeteria has a huge number of choices and there is always something to eat. The salad bar is enormous and even if you miss certain meal times you're still able to get burgers and fries at the grill. The menu changes every day so there's always something new to try and there are frequent specials at lunch.

    Read More
  • 4
  • Future Student
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I only got to eat breakfast there (which tasted good) but there are a variety of healthy (and non-healthy) dining options. There is also a small cafe at the equine center, but choice is very limited. Breakfast isn't served on week-ends at Centenary

    Read More
  • 1
  • Transfer Student!
  • I am a past student here

    The dining hall makes many students sick - and a surprising amount of students opt out of eating there all together. There are many suspicions that the cooking oil does not get changed, which is where everyone's food poisoning comes from. The dining hall is also run and owned by a separate, private, entity - and is overpriced for even the biggest meal plan possible - which is less than twenty meals a week.

    Read More
  • 3
  • --
  • I am a current student here

    The food varies in the cafeteria. Some days they have decent food and other days; not so much. On the weekend, it is not the best at all.

    Read More
  • 5
  • Anzhelika from Flanders, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    I have not dine at Centenary College as I bring my own food. I take evening classes for my degree since I work eight hours a day.

    Read More
  • 3
  • Deanna from Walden, NY
  • I am a current student here

    The food is okay, some days are better than others. It does get boring after a while because they usually serve somewhat the same types of things.

    Read More
  • 4
  • Dexter from Somerset, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    The meals vary greatly from Italian to Chinese cuisine. There's is a salad bar complete with every topping including tofu for the vegetarians. Everything is served fresh as in that day. There is a breakfast section with muffins, bagels, cereal (gluten free if you prefer) and a fridge fully stocked You can even make your own waffles, omelets, etc.

    Read More
Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • --
  • I am a current student here

    The sorority on campus puts off the image saying they are each unique and accepting, however they are not. Some, not all of the girls are extremely nasty. Its just a click.. I never see them do much. Its great to have a sorority on campus however, be nicer perhaps? I am surprised people pledge considering the things they do during pledging from what I have heard.

    Read More