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My engineering degree is worth less than toiletEngineering Department
My engineering degree is worth less than toilet paper. It was very time consuming and expensive to acquire, makes it harder to get unskilled jobs, and has not helped me in the least to acquire an engineering job. I had a 3.43 GPA, graduated on the engineering honor role, had a job as a research assistant at university, and passed the FE exam in electrical engineering. No job 3 years later, not even as a garbage man. I had to leave the country to find temporary work. I went to career fairs, and asked the university for help hiring, and basically they didn't do shit. Also, I went on an exchange program while I was a student, where basically they took my money and did nothing with it. I had no help figuring out which courses to take, and I found out when I got back to the USA that none of the courses at the university they sent me to could have been transferred for credits. Because of their fake exchange program, I had to go to school for another year to finish my worthless degree. Going to KU was the biggest disappointment in my life.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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Great environment.Quite BrightBiology
Great environment. School nickles and dimes you every step of the way. Not a value for your money. There tuition and additional fees are unreasonable.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
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This is my first year at KU andQuite BrightPharmacy
This is my first year at KU and I'm not impressed at all. First off, the city itself is boring and there's absolutely nothing to do unless you drive about 45 minutes to the nearest city (if you don't have a car, you're pretty much fucked). The only thing good about Lawrence is the fact that there's so much food to eat so you'll probably be gaining weight since, again, there's nothing else to do. Kansas is a communist city with Lawrence being a small liberal dot. A lot of the kids are racist but try to cover it up by saying "it was just a joke". Everything is so clicky, especially the sororities and frats.

I'm a Pharmacy major and my advisor knew NOTHING about my major. She always had to ask or look something up when I had a question. She was nice and tried her best but it got frustrating after a while.

The athletes are idolized here and the rest of the student body is basically a second thought. They can get into bar fights or go to jail and have no consequence while everyone else would get some type of consequence and even expulsion.I'm transferring after this year. DO NOT COME HERE. I REPEAT, KU IS GOOD AT SPORTS BUT A TERRIBLE PLACE TO GET YOUR EDUCATION

2nd Year Female -- Class 2019
Faculty Accessibility: B+, Education Quality: F
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