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Alice Lloyd College

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I am a second semester student at Alice Lloyd College anBrightOther
I am a second semester student at Alice Lloyd College and I am already classified as a sophomore. I am doubling in English and Social Science.

When I began college I was only a Social Science major, but after taking an English class as an elective, I fell in love with the English program as well. The professors in the English program are strict and determined to make sure their students understand their lessons while making their classes enjoyable and fun at the same time. They are very understanding and approachable people.

The Social Science department share many of the same qualities of the English professors. They make their classes fun and relate the topic we are discussing to our every day lives. As a student, there is nothing better than relating to what you are learning about in class.

As for the campus, it is always clean, safe, and of course beautiful. People refer to ALC as being "in the middle of nowhere", but I find being far from other communities as a benefit. It ensures our safety from the life of the big city and we are enclosed in the gorgeous mountains of the great Appalachia. There is nothing better than waking up to a sunset above the mountains in the morning.

There are many sports and clubs to become envolved in and great places to hang out on campus, such as the student lounge. The students and faculty are alike are very generous and friendly. I have yet to meet a person that hasn't warmingly welcomed me into their life.

Another benefit of attending Alice Lloyd College is the work study program. It provides me with a great work history, human capital, and an even better experience. The work study program has taught me how to be a responsible, reliable, and professional worker. Professional dress Tuesday also helps because it prepares you for the real work world that I will one day become a part of. I know that when I enter the work world I will be fully prepared. I absolutely recommend Alice Lloyd College to anyone wanting to pursue a great college education and wanting an amazing and memorable college experience.

2nd Year Female -- Class 2016
Education Quality: A+, Surrounding City: D-
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The main thing that prospective college students should know, and as far as I have seen, seldom know, is that the first four years of college are not for fact memorization. The barest minimum of cramming things into one's brain, sufficient to maintain a 4.0 GPA, is enough. Use your time rather, to learn how to find information as you need it, as fast as you need it. I wish I'd known this way back then.Thanks for your attention.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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If you are looking for a college withSuper BrilliantUndecided
If you are looking for a college with a big time party scene or looking for a school with diversity and versatility among the student body this college is not for you. However, if you are looking for a college that will not leave you broke after graduation, where you can get a unique experience that isn't offered anywhere else you will enjoy your time here. All students have a workstudy job on campus. A job you enjoy helps.
1st Year Female -- Class 2006
Education Quality: A+, Surrounding City: F
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