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I'm starting this school in the fall andQuite BrightPolitical Science
I'm starting this school in the fall and i don't know what that last person was talking about. The side streets next to NJCU are residential blocks. They're one family homes with manicured lawns. As long as you stay near the school its fine. As for parking, try taking public transportation, you're in a city, of course parkings expensive. Lastly, i'm transfering from Bergen Community College and guess what, the food there is expensive to. Colleges/Universities sell the right for vendors to sell food. The vendors are going to charge as much as they want. If you don't like it, how about a 10% increase in tuition? P.S. ignore my ratings i just put anything so i could leave this comment.
1st Year Male -- Class 2010
Education Quality: B, Education Quality: B
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Im a freshmen and i entered this shoolBrightUndecided
Im a freshmen and i entered this shool in 2010. Thinking about being a psyc major.
If you want to go to this school, dont expect any excitement, expect boredom. The people there are very friendly and your not just a number. In my opinion, i dont ever really see clubs or fraternitys do anything, and if they do, its probably once out of the whole semester. I dont think this school even has a sorority. You can always get help at this school, doors are always open.The diversity there is great also. Since its a commuting school, there is barely anyone on campus. I would advice you not to dorm (people complain that its boring). Since the school is closed off, its very safe on campus, i have never felt unsafe. Although i do hear that outside of the campus in the night time,there might be a few unsafe things going on in the wrong neighborhood, or if your waiting for a bus at night. The new buildings there are nice, but the two ugliest building are Rosey, and Grossnickle. The school is very easy to get around.The food there is also great.(subway,starbucks,and other regular food)If you dont want the food inside the school, there is always 2 trucks outside that makes food right in front of you, and there is also a pizzaria near by. if you dont have high SAT scores expect remedial classes, and if you take these remedial classes more than 2wice expect to be kicked out of the school. Other schools dont kick other people out but for some reason this school does. I wounldnt go to this school over again.Im actually transfering out. I realized i dont like commuting that far away(i live 20 min away, but when its traffic, its an hour). School is stressfull and why make more stressfull by commuting, waisting gas, and time just to go to an okay/boring school.
1st Year Female -- Class 2014
Campus Aesthetics: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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The food was horrible! You were better offBrightUndecided
The food was horrible! You were better off bringing a bagged lunch. Only trust sandwiches there if you have no choice. Minorities are the majority, so be warned if you are the majority or bi-racial. The only people that go to this school are people from the surrounding towns: Bayonne, Jersey City, Newark, Hoboken, Kearny, Nutley, etc. Everyone seems to know each other because they don't live too far away, making a huge barrier for anyone who isn't from nearby.

Commuters have to pay $2 every time they entered the parking lot, $3 if you wanted the garage, so forget about going out to lunch.

This school should be called a "communiversity" because 95% of the students commute. They take their classes and go home, so don't expect to make many friends there. The school is located right next to the ghetto and I guess doesn't expect anyone from anywhere else to go there. I had to take a course designed for people who have never touched a computer in their entire lives! If you do not live within the Jersey City/Newark area, do not go here! However, they do seem to have an excellent communications program, and alot of education majors. So if you are willing to sacrifice your social life for the sake of education, then go here, and I pity you.Oh, one other thing, don't dorm there! No one really does.

1st Year Male -- Class 2004
Campus Maintenance: B, Education Quality: F
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