Student Life On Campus

  • Something To Do 24 / 7

    Dean College is a fun and vibrant campus community that offers a variety of social and recreational activities throughout the academic year. We work hard to ensure that our students have plenty to choose from to be entertained and stay involved while on campus. What does Dean have to offer?

    EntertainmentOn Campus

    • Athletic events
    • Dance and theatre performances
    • Comedians
    • Lectures
    • Hypnotists
    • Student dances
    • Casino nights
    • Movies

    Sports and Fitness

    • Holly and Jan Kokes '64 Fitness Center
    • Outdoor basketball courts
    • Pieri Gymnasium 
    • Grant and Longley Fields
    • Recreational programs
    • Intramural sports 

    Student Enrichment

    • Awareness weeks
    • Leadership workshops and programs
    • Off-campus trips

    Campus Hangouts

    • Boomer's Dog Pound with flat screen TVs, pool tables and dartboards
    • Jazzman's Café and Bakery
    • Franklin Public Library

    Recreation & Intramurals

    Dean provides recreational opportunities through one night activities and structured intramural seasons based on student interests. Activities/seasons include basketball, soccer, volleyball, and dodgeball. Women's, men's and co-ed teams participate in these activities. The Holly & Jan Kokes '64 Fitness Center also provides students with fitness opportunities such as Zumba and Yoga.  Off-campus trips with an emphasis on sports and recreation are also sponsored at least once a month throughout the academic year.

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