Student Experience

You'll have a one-of-a-kind experience at Creighton.

Student life at Creighton University

Creighton is proud to offer you a world-class education that includes a deep level of engagement with your classes, peers, and community. Here, you’ll find countless opportunities to get involved, get active, and grow as an individual, a student, and a leader.

New Students

The Creighton orientation process is designed to welcome you with open arms and put your parents at ease. Leaving home for college is a big transition, and we aim to make it as smooth as possible. We’ll help you spread your wings as Creighton New Jays!


Creighton’s on campus housing provides exciting opportunities to make friends and engage with your community. On campus, students perform better academically and are more involved when they join one of our Living Learning Communities. They also benefit from Creighton’s delicious dining options, which offer everything from pizza to sushi and grab-and-go sandwiches. We can also provide resources for off campus living.


Student engagement in campus life is at the heart of Creighton University. We want you to find your niche, connect with your passions, and put your values to action. It’s easy to get engaged at Creighton. Explore Fraternity and Sorority Life, chose from one of over two hundred student organizations, or get involved in the Creighton Students Union. Login to the CU Involved portal to discover all of these opportunities and more!


Nourish your mind, body, and spirit through Creighton’s wellness programs and fitness opportunities. Relax with yoga, try a TRX workout, or join an intramural or club sport like tennis or flag football. We have two state-of-the-art fitness facilities The Kiewit Fitness Center and Rasmussen Center, and our Center for Health & Counseling is an accredited, full-service medical clinic offering everything from acute care and immunizations to counseling and mindfulness


In keeping with our Ignatian traditions, Creighton values an inclusive, respectful, and welcoming environment for all students, staff, faculty, and guests. Get involved with Creighton’s Intercultural Center to help your peers foster appreciation of diversity on campus and beyond, or discover opportunities for broadening your world view through our Office of Education and Engagement.


The Creighton community is centered around the core Jesuit values of Integrity, Dignity, Community, Development, and Wellbeing. The Office of Community Standards and Wellbeing is here to support you in making choices aligned with those values. Please review our Standards of Conduct, and Student Handbook


The Student Life staff is here to help you grow intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually. We can provide the resources to help you follow your passions, navigate your relationships, and discover your best self.