Sabancı University has a campus that is away from the hectic life of the city, yet offers everything students may need in their everyday lives. Amenities abound from a performing arts center to a sports hall, convenience store, movie theater and exercise areas.
Among universities in Turkey, Sabancı University has the highest housing capacity as a percentage of its number of students.
Extracurricular Student Activities
Sabancı University has 42 clubs founded and operated by students.
Students may use the Performing Arts Center with a capacity of 912 for their cultural and social events. The Performing Arts Center is also one of the foremost conference and arts centers of the Anatolian side of Istanbul, and hosts professional artists and ensembles.
The Sports Center has a main hall, used for basketball and volleyball games, with a capacity of 1200. Other facilities include three squash courts, exercise and cardio halls, fitness studios and table tennis areas, and a climbing wall used for mountain climbing exercises.
The Sabancı University Information Center has been planned to allow comfortable working and studying quarters for 600, and has an extensive collection of almost 100,000 contemporary printed volumes, 20,000 electronic periodicals and approximately 35,000 multimedia items. ICcat, the most advanced next-generation cataloging product that provides users with access to information has been introduced to Turkey by the Sabancı University Information Center.