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I was so excited to go to RowanAverageNutrition
I was so excited to go to Rowan this past summer, I am from North Jersey and I was excited to leave home but not the state. When I got to Rowan, I had horrible experiences one after another, that is no coincidence. Horrible RA's horrible security, horrible programs. It is a dangerous area with no security, I was robbed and even my RA was robbed. I was only at Rowan for one semester but it was traumatic. The classes are extremely easy, easier than my high school classes. I got straight A's and I was not an A student in high school. A few of my friends were beaten up and the police did not do much about it. My roommate was a crack addict who would have boys in and out of the room constantly, one day boys were even asleep in my bed. The RA's did not do anything to accommodate me. This school is horrible, the bathrooms are disgusting and the people are trashy. Do not go here. The parties suck too. Everything about this school is bad, it is not a school for people who want to be successful in life.
1st Year Female -- Class 1920
Friendliness: D-, Education Quality: F
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I've had the weirdest two years at Rowan.Quite BrightJournalism
I've had the weirdest two years at Rowan. I thought I would meet fun and interesting people while advancing my education but I've had the opposite experience here. People here are arrogant and moody. The school facilities are poorly kept. All the food places on campus close really early. On top of that, the food sucks. The campus facilities also close super early on the weekend for a weird reason. The campus is not that safe. My on-campus apartment was robbed during spring break and campus security isn't taking this matter seriously, especially after we gave them some evidence that can help them with the case. Not only was my apartment robbed but every apartment in that apartment building was robbed as well. The social life here is terrible, there is nothing exciting to do during the weekend but drink and party. Glassboro, is a small boring town unless you have a car. During the winter, it feels like you're in Siberia. The classes at Rowan are easier than my high school classes. I haven't learned anything here. Don't go here unless you happen to live near Glassboro and you don't want to leave your family. I can't wait to transfer.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2018
Faculty Accessibility: A, Education Quality: F
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TRANSFER STUDENTS BEWARE. They do not have enough intermediate/upper level classes, so you'll end up taking courses you don't want but have to because other classes are closed. In my case, I've had to take theory classes that I don't care much for.

Faculty ranges from nice/helpful to mean/clueless. There really is no middle/average/okay professors in the department - you'll love them or hate them. Also, the classes don't go into much depth - for example, want to learn film editing? We have one lecture that goes over it. That's it. Way too much theory here. Some classes are too large for my taste as well with many so-called small classes having extra students added in.Glassboro is somewhat shady too, and it's definitely rather dull. My classmates are unmotivated and look disinterested. Food is bad and wifi is worse. They might mess up your housing too. I wish I went to another school.

1st Year Male -- Class 2018
Campus Aesthetics: B+, University Resource Use/ spending: F
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