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Quite BrightNeuroscience/Cognitive Science
I loved it here. Didn't want to graduate... I can stay here for the rest of my life.
4th Year Male -- Class 2011
Education Quality: A+, Innovation: A-
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As is typical of large universities, students willQuite BrightLinguistics
As is typical of large universities, students will experience UM in proportion to the effort they invest. There is no shortage of opportunity, whether academic, cultural, or social, such that all but the most insular or painfully shy individual will be able to find what he or she requires to succeed in and out of school. So the beauty of Michigan is that everything is within your grasp; the downside is that "everything" really is comprehensive. You can meet arrogant, spoiled rich kids, hyper-competitive rivals, slackers, party freaks or you can enjoy many welcoming, kind, intellectually curious, and appropriately hard-working, socially normal folks.

For me, though, Ann Arbor is the icing on the cake - or maybe the second layer. While not the most diverse city around, is is relatively progressive, with a good mix of midwestern and east/west coast values. There is as much culture as you'll find in much larger places, a commitment to the environment, and plenty of recreational venues.All in all, a great university, but not for the passive.

4th Year Male -- Class 1981
Social Life: A+, Campus Aesthetics: B
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The school has lived up to my dreamsQuite BrightEngineering Department
The school has lived up to my dreams of it. I knew from the very beginning that this school would challenge me to my limits. The classes are hard as they should be but not impossible by any means! They is so much help available to you for any class that you may be struggling in that it is improbable to use them all. As for the college life part of it, Ann Arbor is an amazing town that has so much happening in it that you should never be bored if you just look around and go explore the city itself. There is a place for everyone at this university you just have to know that it won't come to you, actually on second thought it may with all the advertising of the thousands of clubs it may actually fall right in front of your face one day. Don't be intimidated in the least of the size of Michigan for that only means that you may never exhaust all the possibilities it has to offer.
1st Year Male -- Class 2012
Education Quality: A+, Individual Value: B
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