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Student life revolves around you. We provide a diverse range of opportunities and resources to ensure that you can find your own place for enjoyment, education and personal growth. Our DeLand campus is a thriving Hatter community, and we invite you to get to know it better through the information below.

For more information about our Gulfport campus, please visit the College of Law's Gulfport Campus Life website.


Hollis Center pool at night

When you reside on campus and actively participate in Stetson's student life, you'll create new friendships, encounter leadership and career prospects, experience personal and academic growth, and more. Whether you dine at the Commons, become a part of a student group, or reside in a dorm community, you'll enhance your collegiate journey in numerous ways.

Life on Campus


Student Oranization Fair

Getting involved in student activities at Stetson University isn't merely a pastime - it's a way of life. You have more than 140 student organizations at your disposal, providing leadership chances and the opportunity to connect with your fellow students and the community.

Get Involved

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

At Stetson University, you'll find a thriving environment that celebrates a wide range of experiences, backgrounds, and voices.

Learn About DEI

Spotlight: Surf Club

"Nothing is more rewarding than seeing a student who has never been introduced to [surfing] smile when they catch their first wave and the joy and accomplishment that they exhibit. A lot of these beginners are international students or students from states with no beach, so their first wave is memorable!"

Tom Sussan '23, Aquatic and Marine Biology, President of Stetson Surf Club


The brick pathway through the Palm Court towards the Student Success Center

Defining success is crucial, and at Stetson University, you'll discover a range of resources, information and services tailored to assist you in achieving your goals. You'll encounter the support necessary for your success and the challenges essential for excelling at Stetson.

Student Success

"I inserted myself into (Stetson) as much as possible and…I have grown not only as a student but as a person. I will graduate knowing I gave everything I had to my time at Stetson."

Chloe DeYoung, '23, Molecular Biology

Student Wellness

Wellness at Stetson University seeks to enhance the health of you and the community.



FOCUS is the Fall orientation program designed to help you navigate your first year.




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Create lasting memories as you set up hammocks in Palm Court, relax on the Stetson Green, enjoy a latte at the Coffeeshop or dine at the tables outside the CUB. Wherever you choose to go, you'll always be close to the inviting Florida sunshine.

Find Out More

Tell us more about yourself, so that we can assist in mapping out your future with us.

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Applying online to Stetson is easy using our application with support from admissions.


Visit Stetson

See for yourself why Stetson continues to be the top spot for learning and exploring.

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Financial Aid

Learn more about the tools you can tap into make your college experience affordable.