Movies and TV shows set in campus

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in campus ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, serious, feel good and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with college, youth, college life, friendship, student life, friends, university, student, college student and party plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as campus: So Undercover (2012), The House Bunny (2008), Dear White People (2014), Sorority Wars (2009), Hellcats (2010), The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014), Kristy (2014), Liberal Arts (2012), The Dorm (2014), 22 Jump Street (2014).

List of movies set in campus

 5.0
 18K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the FBI hires her to go undercover at a college sorority, Molly Morris (Miley Cyrus) must transform herself from a tough, streetwise private investigator to a refined, sophisticated university girl to help protect the daughter of a one-time ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: undercover, college, secret agents, hidden identity, youth, student life, working undercover, private detective, fbi, social relations, disorder, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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The House Bunny (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shelley is living a carefree life until a rival gets her tossed out of the Playboy Mansion. With nowhere to go, fate delivers her to the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. Unless they can sign a new pledge class, the seven socially clueless women ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sorority, college, love and romance, college life, youth, playboy, friendship, makeover, female friendship, rivalry, friends, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, los angeles, usa, new jersey
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Dear White People (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Four black students attend an Ivy League college where a riot breaks out over an “African American” themed party thrown by white students. With tongue planted firmly in cheek, the film explores racial identity in 'post-racial' America ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, inspirational ...
Plot: racism, college, college life, student life, interracial relations, prejudice, storytelling, marijuana, obsession, university, student, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1972, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: campus, usa, california
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Sorority Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Katie (Lucy Hale) and Sara (Phoebe Strole) have been friends since childhood. They enter college together, where Katie is a prized legacy candidate for the Delta sorority, which was co-founded decades ago by her mother, Lutie (Courtney Thorne-Smith) ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, uplifting, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sorority, rivalry, college, mother daughter relationship, youth, parents and children, college life, mother daughter conflict, competition, blonde, female protagonist, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa
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 6.7
 10K
Hellcats (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pre-law student Marti Perkins' world is flipped upside down when she loses her scholarship, and realizes the only way she can stay in school is by reigniting her dormant teen gymnastic skills to win a place on Lancer University's legendary ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cheerleading, college, cheerleader, friends, teenage life, college life, team, rivalry, ambition, social relations, ex couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: campus, usa, memphis, southern usa
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The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: exciting, humorous, offbeat, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, college, marijuana, nerd, envy, college life, heroes, love and romance, supernatural, chaos, gory, supernatural romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1986
Place: campus, usa
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 5.9
 7K
Kristy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a college girl who is alone on campus over the Thanksgiving break is targeted by a group of outcasts, she must conquer her deepest fears to outwit them and fight back.
Style: serious, melancholic, cynical, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: thanksgiving, college, survival, youth, woman in danger, danger, college life, student life, gang, murder, fear, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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 6.7
 34K
Liberal Arts (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: age difference, college, older man younger woman relationship, dull life, college student, romance, college life, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, adulthood, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, ohio, usa, new jersey
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 4.1
 824
The Dorm (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Vivian begins college as a shy, self-consciousness freshman, but she begins a complete transformation after becoming a dorm mate of the popular Sarah.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological
Plot: college, ghost, supernatural, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, physical appearance, social relations, college life, body swapping, fall in love, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa
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 7.0
 324K
22 Jump Street (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, friendship, youth, drug dealing, police investigation, teamwork, partners, misfit partners, partners against crime, working undercover, impersonating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
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Mardi Gras: Spring Break (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For three college guys, it’s senior year and the co-ed experience has left them high and dry. Their solution: A road trip to Mardi Gras, where beautiful babes are happy to lift their shirts and open containers are always welcome. But after ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: looking for sex, youth, buddies, teenage life, college, disorder, college life, lifestyle, male nudity, seduction, spring break, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, new orleans, usa
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 6.7
 3K
Oleanna (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A two character movie, involving a college professor, John, who is confronted by a female student, Carol, who is failing his course. The two spend a long time talking to each other, during which time John says a few things that can be taken the ...
Style: talky, disturbing, psychological, clever, thought provoking ...
Plot: sexual harassment, false accusation, life is a bitch, teachers and students, society, lawsuit, workplace, power relations, legal, college, dishonesty, dialogue driven ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: campus, new jersey
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Hamburger: The Motion Picture (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Russell has been expelled from several schools for lewd, crude and nude conduct. Busterburger University is his last chance at education and satisfying his disappointed parents
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: school, workplace, teachers and students, workplace situations, college life, youth, student life, power relations, prostitute, university, college, sex scene ...
Time: 80s
Place: campus
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 5.1
 27K
Sorority Row (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When five sorority girls inadvertently cause the murder of one of their sisters in a prank gone wrong, they agree to keep the matter to themselves and never speak of it again, so they can get on with their lives. This proves easier said than done, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: college, slasher, blood, college life, prank, serial killer, buried truth, friendship, faked death, woman in danger, college graduate, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: campus, usa
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Joy in the Morning (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Carl Brown and Annie McGairy are in love. Their Irish immigrant parents knew each other in the old country - and Carl's parents want better for their son than Annie, who was raised in the slums. When Annie runs away to marry Carl while ...
Plot: college, wedding, elopement, gay friend, expectant father, baby born, birth, young love, pregnancy, pregnant wife, childbirth
Place: campus
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 3.4
 28
Prank Week (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A campus urban legend myth comes true when fraternity brothers start to get killed off one by one by the infamous serial killer who used to live in the fraternity house 25 years ago.
Style: wild, sexy, twist ending, surprise ending, bloody
Plot: house, killer, fraternity, marijuana, home invasion, psycho, hate, stalking, stalker, texting, silence, masked killer ...
Place: campus, chicago illinois, illinois, mcdonald's restaurant
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 6.7
 41K
Proof (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Catherine is a woman in her late twenties who is strongly devoted to her father, Robert, a brilliant and well-known mathematician whose grip on reality is beginning to slip away. As Robert descends into madness, Catherine begins to wonder if she may ...
Style: serious, emotional, psychological, realistic, clever ...
Plot: mental illness, mathematics, science, prodigy, student, paranoia, university, manic, parents and children, strong female lead, teacher student relationship, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa, chicago illinois, wisconsin, london ...
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Poison Ivy: The Secret Society (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mysterious death of a young college student occurs late one night at a prestigious New England college...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: mind game, college life, femme fatale, manipulations, danger, youth, student life, destructive relationship, deadly, rivalry, power relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, new england, usa
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Outside Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this coming-of-age comedy, Tim Dunphy is leading a go-nowhere existence, spending his days smoking pot and hanging out with his best friend, Drugs Delaney. But Tim's lazy days of getting high are jettisoned after a brush with the law ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school life, love, student, prank, party, romance, parents and children, family relations, teenager, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa, campus, connecticut, new england ...
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Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When his journal of bright ideas is stolen, college freshman Bickford Schmeckler (Fugit) has to blanket the campus in order to locate it.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, feel good, witty, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, virgin, journal, looking for sex, disorder, high school life, misfit, lifestyle, coming of age, youth, college life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: campus
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 6.1
 5K
M.F.A. (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An art student taps into a rich source of creative inspiration after the accidental slaughter of her rapist. An unlikely vigilante emerges, set out to avenge college girls whose attackers walked free- all the while fueling a vivid thesis exhibition.
Style: propaganda film, rough, psychological, suspense
Plot: art student, revenge, rape, vigilante, female psychopath, rape revenge, rape and revenge, feminism, femme fatale, murder, violence, police investigation ...
Place: campus
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 8.5
 177K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, stylized, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, sitcom, friends, college life, hardcase students, social relations, odd, lifestyle change, friendship, college, uptight character, geek ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa, campus
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 4.6
 822
Brain Drain 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Alfonso, pursues the girl of his life to Harvard, determined to conquer her under the same friends and outlandish plans that his brother used in Oxford. But when you least expect it appears Martha, the girl he fell in love while at school. Sequel to ...
Style: humorous, sexy, realistic, not serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: university, prank, college, love triangle, love and romance, student life, social misfits, misfit, buddies, disorder, social relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, campus, harvard university
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 4.9
 785
Bonekickers (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Bonekickers was a BBC drama about a team of archaeologists, set at the fictional Wessex University. It made its début on 8 July 2008 and ran for one series. It was written by Life on Mars and Ashes to Ashes creators Matthew Graham and Ashley ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: archaeologist, archaeology, escapades, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, adventure, dishonesty, mysterious place, society, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, campus
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Mysterious Ways (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Declan Dunn has a fascination with mystical phenomena that began when he was buried under an avalanche and given up for dead. After he miraculously survived, he committed his life to investigating miracles and the absolute proof of their existence. ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: psychiatrist, miraculous event, imaginary, mystery, supernatural ability, uncover truth, hopes, partners, back from the dead, haunted by the past, university, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, campus, usa
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 6.4
 821
Empty Nest (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Empty Nest tells the story of a couple who have to struggle to find themselves after their children grow up and move out. It starts out as a fairly simple story of a couple but becomes complicated by a series of events that may or may not be ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: aging, elderly, midlife crisis, couples, family problems, family life, leaving home, lifestyle, parents and children, writer's life, couple relations, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, campus, argentina
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 4.8
 3K
Needle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this cunning mystery-horror hybrid, college student Ben inherits a curious old mechanical box that churns out voodoo dolls. When a shadowy figure starts using the box to murder Ben's friends, Ben must find the killer.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, bloody
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, danger, murder, gory, deadly, mystery, supernatural, youth, slasher, college, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, campus
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 6.2
 5K
Aarakshan (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The decision by India's supreme court to establish caste-based reservations for jobs in education causes conflict between a teacher and his mentor.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: politics, mathematics, teacher, loan, social activism, tutor, education, prejudice, demonstration, friends, family relations, power relations ...
Place: india, campus, asia
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Pyaar Impossible (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: romantic comedy in which a geek and the most sought-after college beauty are paired together by a twist of fate. And under all odds, an impossible love story begins.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, opposites attract, youth, love and romance, fall in love, goofy hero, unlikely couple, college life, bollywood, impossible love, young lovers, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, campus, asia
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 3.2
 573
Insecticidal (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Cami is a dedicated student of entomology that is researching insects in her sorority house. When her sorority sister Josi sprays insecticide on her bugs, Cami becomes upset. But sooner she learns that the insects had grown bigger and bigger and she ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, sexy, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: mutant, danger, woman in danger, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, experiment gone awry, chaos, supernatural, disorder, deadly, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, campus
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