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Student Life

College is about much more than academics.

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Life on Campus

Bethel is committed to creating a campus environment that is focused on helping you reach your religious, physical, and social goals. And we do this by offering a wide variety of ways for you to connect with your fellow students in McKenzie and around the world.

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Events Around Campus

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    Living on Campus

    Living on campus is not only convenient, but it's also a great way to be connected to the greater Bethel community.

    Explore Life on Campus
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    Dining on Campus

    Dig into all the delicious dining options available to you at Bethel.

    Dining Options
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    Student Activities

    Student activities are the perfect way to connect and grow at Bethel. We offer over fifteen clubs and organizations, and this doesn’t even include the social events our students organize.

    Explore Our Student Activities
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    Whether you like to be on the stage or behind the scenes, we have a part for you to play.

    Join the Experience
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    Bethel Wildcats

    We offer over fifteen team sports, including football, tennis, swimming, and many others. There are also a variety of teams for men, women, and coed.

    Join a Team
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    Intramural Sports

    If you're looking for a sport to play, look no further. We have plenty of intramural sports on weeknights for students to join — everything from basketball to ping pong. We're sure there is a team at Bethel for you.

    Find a Sport for You
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    Student Government Association

    At Bethel University, you can spread your political wings and campaign for the Student Government Association to make a difference in our university community.

    Make a Difference
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    Christian Life

    Whether you are serving on an international mission trip or learning how to fulfill your vocational calling right here on campus, we will always strive to enrich your spirit.

    Christian Life
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    Greek Life

    If you're interested in joining a fraternity or a sorority, you're in the right place.

    Greek Life