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Bio/Biotech, Class of 2013, Member of Greek LifeQuite BrightBiology
Bio/Biotech, Class of 2013, Member of Greek Life
The Good: Mostly small class sizes, professor office hours (seriously, use those!), TA's don't teach new material, campus life, quality of education, networking here is great for jobs (WPI people look out for their own).

The Bad: If you don't get help when you need it, you WILL fail. Suck up your pride and see the professor for help. It's expensive, but in my experience, you'll be able to pay it back because you'll get a well-paying job right out of college.My advice: if you feel up to the challenge, come to WPI! Just know that you're going to have to work hard. Every school has some jerks, don't let the bitter people on this website deter you from applying or visiting.

4th Year Female -- Class 2013
Education Quality: A+, University Resource Use: C+
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Alumna Female -- Class 2000
Starting Job: oNlRmResIeL; Preparedness: F Reputation: F
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1) you must join greek life.Super Brilliant
1) you must join greek life. Any weirdo can get in; you'll find a group.
2) if you feel like transferring, do it right away. (don't get trapped like I did)
3) the humanities are VERY weak. those classes feel like a waste of time and money.
4) if you were normal in high school expect to get weirder
5) if you drank and smoked in high school expect everyone to be behind the curve and in that "let me brag about how cool I was at that party" stage

6) expect everyone to be in relationships
7) live off campus after freshman year to save money.
8) live in a freshman dorm.
9) don't expect to find hipsters (i'm using the term loosely). this school houses more introverted, arrogant, depressed weirdos than you can imagine. the free spirit doesn't exist. 10) kids act like they're living the high school experience they never had.

4th Year Female -- Class 2015
Education Quality: A, Innovation: F
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