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21 Signs You Go To A Liberal Arts College

If you've been there, you'll get it. Liberal Arts colleges have some very, eh, unique attributes. Hey at least they are totally PC.

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Lots of Gender Neutral Bathrooms

More and more gender neutral/all gender/gender inclusive bathrooms are popping up on campus.
Via cuindependent.com

More and more gender neutral/all gender/gender inclusive bathrooms are popping up on campus.

"That's Gay" Is a No No

Anyone who uses the phrase "that's gay" is instantly corrected then shunned, even if it is a cat. You may even go home and call your friends out on it.
Via afullcup.com

Anyone who uses the phrase "that's gay" is instantly corrected then shunned, even if it is a cat. You may even go home and call your friends out on it.

Clothing Optional Parties

You've gone or been invited to some sort of naked, clothing optional or minimal clothing party.
Via sexypartyclub.com

You've gone or been invited to some sort of naked, clothing optional or minimal clothing party.

The Democrat's Club is Way Bigger

Even though your school claims to be accepting of all political views the students in the democratic coalition way out number those in the republican equivalent.
Via wiki.washjeff.edu

Even though your school claims to be accepting of all political views the students in the democratic coalition way out number those in the republican equivalent.

Hipsters, Hipsters Everywhere

At least 30% if not more of your class are definitely hipsters.
Via collegemagazine.com

At least 30% if not more of your class are definitely hipsters.

Half Your Friends Ride Bikes

Most liberal arts college campuses are swarmed with bike-riding students. It's just the coolest, most eco-friendly mode of transport, duh.
Via magazine.uc.edu

Most liberal arts college campuses are swarmed with bike-riding students. It's just the coolest, most eco-friendly mode of transport, duh.

Race or Gender Come Up In (Almost) Every Class

Yep, even if its a science class race or gender seem to work their way in to the conversation. By senior year you're practically a gender analysis expert.
Via theprospect.net

Yep, even if its a science class race or gender seem to work their way in to the conversation. By senior year you're practically a gender analysis expert.

Reusable Water Bottles are the Norm

Who are you if you don't have a reusable water bottle you refill at the special water bottle stations your school likely provides.
Via bostonglobe.com

Who are you if you don't have a reusable water bottle you refill at the special water bottle stations your school likely provides.

Shopping at Goodwill is Cool

In fact so many students at your school go thrifting that the local Salvation Army has had to put up a sign asking "_______ Students" not to shop there so there is stuff left for those who really need it.
Via lookingflyonadime.com

In fact so many students at your school go thrifting that the local Salvation Army has had to put up a sign asking "_______ Students" not to shop there so there is stuff left for those who really need it.

People Love Walking Around Barefoot

It's not uncommon to see people walking around barefoot, even when its cold outside.
Via blogs.esanjoaquin.com

It's not uncommon to see people walking around barefoot, even when its cold outside.

White Kids Go to Black Student Groups

There are always a handful of white kids that will go to Black Student Union meetings to prove they are cool/accepting and then "casually" mention it.
Via couriermail.com.au

There are always a handful of white kids that will go to Black Student Union meetings to prove they are cool/accepting and then "casually" mention it.

The Jocks Aren't Really Jocks

They may even play golf.
Via nytimes.com

They may even play golf.

Open Mic Nights Are a Regular Thing

There are frequent open-mic, speak out, poetry slam type of events where people share deep things about their lives via poetry.
Via sandbachevents.co.uk

There are frequent open-mic, speak out, poetry slam type of events where people share deep things about their lives via poetry.

You Know A Lot of People Who Are Outdoorsy

And the Outdoor activities club is super popular.
Via reed.edu

And the Outdoor activities club is super popular.

There's an Uproar if the Cafeteria Changes its Vegan Options

Yep, there are enough vegetarians and vegans that make up the student body that theres an outcry anytime vegan/veg options are altered or removed. You may even have a vegan station.
Via thelunchbox.org

Yep, there are enough vegetarians and vegans that make up the student body that theres an outcry anytime vegan/veg options are altered or removed. You may even have a vegan station.

Weird Clubs

Unique clubs are everywhere like a circus group, a Quidditch team, a happiness club, a porn magazine generating club or even a BDSM club.
Via transy.edu

Unique clubs are everywhere like a circus group, a Quidditch team, a happiness club, a porn magazine generating club or even a BDSM club.

"PC" Is Used Regularly

"Is that PC?" "Oh, thats so PC." PC= politically correct and everything at a liberal arts college must be so.
Via yourroadmaptohome.com

"Is that PC?" "Oh, thats so PC." PC= politically correct and everything at a liberal arts college must be so.

Ultimate Frisbee is a Religion

And it's members are fiercely loyal (and usually pretty chill).
Via dailytrojan.com

And it's members are fiercely loyal (and usually pretty chill).

There are Regular Demonstrations

There are regular protests, demonstrations, sit ins, you name it.

There are regular protests, demonstrations, sit ins, you name it.

Everyone Wants to Help the Local Community

It seems everyone is all about engaging with and helping the local community, even if they likely don't want your help.
Via whsc.emory.edu

It seems everyone is all about engaging with and helping the local community, even if they likely don't want your help.

Peace Corp or Teach for America

You have at least one friend who upon graduation whats to join the Peace Corp, join Teach for America or go teach english abroad.
Via smcm.edu

You have at least one friend who upon graduation whats to join the Peace Corp, join Teach for America or go teach english abroad.

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