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McDaniel College is not a well known institution.Quite BrightSocial Work
McDaniel College is not a well known institution. It is in a small town (bad neighborhood with some crime and drugs right next door). The quality of education was okay but not great. It is very expensive and not worth the money. They charge way too much for what you get. The residence halls are in bad shape and the food is terrible. I would expect a lot more from a school that charges so much. I do not know what they do with the all of the money. Despite the high price of tuition, they are lacking basics like air conditioning in the residence halls and a tutoring center.
Alumna Female -- Class 2000
Starting Job: Case Manager ; Preparedness: D Reputation: F
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Resources are very limited at this college.Quite BrightUndecided
Resources are very limited at this college. They are way behind with technology. Some Residence halls are out of date and do not even have air conditioning. This school does not live up to its price tag. Too expensive for what you get. Dining hall is terrible although they are trying to make it better.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2019
Collaboration/Competitive: A, University Resource Use: F
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I'm currently a freshman here, and I'm inQuite BrightPhysics
I'm currently a freshman here, and I'm in the middle of my first semester. I used this website to look at every single school I applied to - ten, to be exact. This was the very first school I visited, and I fell in love with it upon first sight.

Back in high school, I did not have very many friends because I really kept to myself; but here, if I am ever bored I can send someone a text and be able to hang out within minutes. Everyone is so friendly. Even if you don't know someone, they will smile and say "hey" as you walk by.

I'm a physics major, which is pretty difficult to say the least but my professor is awesome. He really stresses the idea that we visit him during his office hours if we ever need help, even for the small things. He makes sure we know that he is always here for us and is looking for us to succeed - and every professor is like that.

Coming here, you will NOT be a number. The profs learned everyone's name in my classes within the first week. My largest class is calc 2, and that's because they only offer one time for it in the fall. We have about 20 people. My smallest class has eight.

The food here isn't the best, but it's not as bad as everyone says it is. The dining hall allows you all you can eat which is awesome when you want to hang out and study or be with friends.

I overall absolutely love everything about McDaniel. I love the size because I know almost everyone in my class, and the professors really get to know you on an individual basis.If you are considering this school, please make sure you visit and if possible sit in on a class or spend the weekend - you will not regret it!

1st Year Female -- Class 2018
Faculty Accessibility: A+, Surrounding City: C
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