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It's a very 'okay' school.Not so brightPsychology
It's a very 'okay' school. I would give it a C+ grade, mostly because of the environment and social life. If you are a commuter who does not live near Lesley, it is VERY difficult to socialize with people outside of class. Literally all the student activities are on the same day and time. All the clubs meet at 8pm, and if you have class that ends at 12pm, it makes absolutely no sense to wait for hours just to be part of a club. So, the students are very clicky and not as friendly. Also, the classes are super packed!!! One of the reasons why I transferred to Lesley from a community college was because I wanted to be in small sized classes, but all the classes I have had are crammed. The classroom sizes are very small and students will be tightly sitting next to each other, with no personal space. The facilities are pretty gross. Most classrooms are old and falling apart. Especially the bathrooms are super gross. The food is also disgusting. Even their healthy foods, like vegan and vegetarian dishes, are poorly made and entirely flavorless. However, if you are just looking to get a degree here (and don't actually care too much about socializing and the nasty facilities), then it is worth it to come here if you want to major in education, art, or the human services degrees such as psychology, counseling, art therapy, etc... The professors are, as a whole, pretty good. They are happy to help students and are approachable. The thing I like about Lesley is that they have a great internship program that they help you apply for, and they also have the career resource center with staff that helps the students write resumes and cover letters when applying for job. So, that's about it.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2017
Innovation: A+, Campus Maintenance: D+
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Transfering from Lasell was hands down the bestQuite Bright
Transfering from Lasell was hands down the best decision i ever made in my entire life. This school is hands down a waste of time. The work is the easiest thing i have ever done in my life. the students are a bunch of empty headed losers who have had never known any actual academic challenge in their life, they are all just empty headed belligerent drunks. The social life is completely trash as well. No one wants to get to know you and they just want to stay to their own closed off little groups. There is absoulutely nothing to do on this campus except get completely wasted every night of the week cause no one here knows how to do anything else to have fun. DO NOT GO HERE IT IS A WASTE OF TIME AND MONEY and if by chance you do go here only use it as a place to get your gen eds out of the way before transferring to a REALL UNIVERSITY WHERE THE PEOPLE DON'T SUCK!!!
1st Year Male -- Class 2016
Friendliness: B+, Education Quality: F
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The administration is rude and not very caringBrightFine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
The administration is rude and not very caring even though they say they do. All they care about is the money. I have had some great art professors and other professors but I have some bad ones including a racist one. The food is terrible and I have known a number of students get sick from it. The shuttles between campuses are often late and don't show. They are so undependable. They are moving the art building for the spring semester 2015 and guess what 2 daus before classes the building is not ready. Was notified by email today that printmaking classes will be housed in the town Somerville further away. The classes will be therected until at least March! No shuttle to that location. I wonder if they are going to prorated our tuition. None of the art labs or rooms will be ready but still charged 20,000 for semester! This school is a disaster!
3rd Year Male -- Class 2015
Surrounding City: A+, Individual Value: F
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