Graduate Student Life at ACU

One of the most rewarding aspects of attending a residential graduate school is the opportunity to be part of a vibrant, welcoming, Christ-centered community where you’ll form lasting friendships and participate in time-honored ACU traditions. 

Take a break from the demands of graduate school coursework with intramural sports, free movies, barbecues, lectures, community service, attending Wildcats athletics events, and other activities specific to your area of study. Also, you’re automatically a part of the Graduate Student Association, a group that offers monthly events, including pizza lunches and a winter banquet. 

Graduate and doctoral students, single and married, live on or near campus, including at University Park, an amenity-filled apartment community. You’ll have plenty of places to grab a meal and access to the campus recreation and wellness center. The city of Abilene offers shopping, cultural attractions, dining establishments and entertainment venues. 

Consider ACU your home-away-from-home during your graduate studies. You’ll love living and learning here. 

More about graduate student life:

University Park

Graduate Student Housing

Learn more about where you’ll live while attending ACU. 

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Food Court

Where You’ll Eat

From starting a busy day with a hearty breakfast to winding down with a chai latte, Dining Services at ACU provides plenty of food choices.

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Around Abilene

Abilene, situated west-central Texas, is an extension of our campus community. Explore our surrounding area.

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784 graduate students

27 master’s degree programs

81% of graduate students receive some form of financial aid

Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.