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The business school uses many adjunct faculty.Not so bright
The business school uses many adjunct faculty. They just show up to teach their classes then leave. They don't have offices on campus so students can't go to them with questions or for extra help. Valpo is trying to cut costs across the board. The university has missed their freshman enrollment targets the last few years. Their law school just laid off many faculty members to cut costs. You can read about this on the internet. I kept thinking that things would get better each year but they kept getting worse. This school now costs close to $50,000 and all you get are adjunct faculty who are barely on campus and teachers who really don't care about you or your education. I have been very disappointed in Valpo. It definitely hasn't been worth the money. Take my advice and don't go here. There are so many good college options available. This isn't one of them.
1st Year Female -- Class 1920
Perceived Campus Safety: B+, Individual Value: F
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Not a very good school.Quite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
Not a very good school. Most of my professors in the business school are adjunct professors who are never around if you have questions or need help. Valpo is trying to cut costs so there are many adjunct faculty. They just show up for their class and then leave as soon as it is over. No office hours for questions or extra help. Tuition now is about $50,000. Definitely not worth the money especially when you have good state universities in the surrounding states. Check the internet, Valpo just laid off a bunch of law professors and the university is trying to cut costs all across the board. Every year I kept hoping that it would get better but it just kept getting worse.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2017
Perceived Campus Safety: B, Education Quality: F
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If you don't like to party Valparaiso wouldQuite BrightNursing
If you don't like to party Valparaiso would be the school for you. A lot of times on weekends there isn't a whole lot going on and if there is it's usually one day of the weekend Friday or Saturday. If you would like to have a fun social life I would recommend attending another university. Academic wise, the curriculum at Valparaiso is difficult. It is a great school for academics but nothing else. There isn't much to do on the campus or even in the surrounding area. It is not an exciting university.
1st Year Female -- Class 2017
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Education Quality: D
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