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Princeton is full of snobs who do notAverageNeuroscience/Cognitive Science
Princeton is full of snobs who do not like to share notes. I did not last one year at Princeton because I did not like the atmosphere and I was robbed at gunpoint. Let me share my story: I was walking home because I am a commuter and some guy a gun grabbed me from behind. I thought he wanted money so I threw my change at him. He pistol whipped me and demanded I take off my clothes. He took my clothes and ran away. It was very embarrassing to be seen naked and the snobby kids I mentioned earlier laughed at me and took pictures and sent them to other people. Now my future is ruined I can never get a job because of those pictures. Thanks Princeton!!!
1st Year Female -- Class 2015
Collaboration/Competitive: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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What an utter waste of time.Quite BrightEngineering Department
What an utter waste of time. The quality of education is terrible, the student housing is abyssmal, the food is wretched, clubs and organizations are non-existent, the academic facilities are in miserable condition, the students are mostly dumb and rich, with a few anti-social international students thrown in (the much touted "diversity" is a myth: American and international students barely ever interact at all), and the poor education prevents anyone from going on to a good law, med or grad school (not that many students at PU are inclined to go on anyway). All in all, a very poor school -- stay away!!!!
4th Year Male -- Class 2005
Collaboration/Competitive: C-, Education Quality: F
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So many people come here just for theNot so brightCommunications
So many people come here just for the name recognition. They want to wear the ugly orange sweatshirt and say they went to Princeton. There is a distinct culture of exclusivity here that will never change, no matter how many first ladies write theses about lack of diversity. Princeton is very hard to get in to, but once you are here, you don't have to work as hard as you did in high school (unless you are a math/engineering major). I wish i had gone to a smaller school where I could feel like the professors and administration really cared about me. Ultimately, a waste of money.
4th Year Female -- Class 2006
Campus Aesthetics: A, Scholastic Success: B-
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