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The Ramapo College of New Jersey

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I was the biggest advocate for Ramapo College,BrightPsychology
I was the biggest advocate for Ramapo College, always defending the school when it was being trash talked. If you plan on coming here strictly for the academics then the school is great. I am a sophomore now and can honestly say my freshman year was great. The people here are wonderful and the social aspect was great. Ramapo recently cracked down on their policies and nothing goes on around campus. To the extent that students were being broken up if they stood in too big of groups on a certain part of campus. My 3 very close friends who are all athletes, are giving up their love to play their sport, and are all transferring. Ramapo, you have so much potential but our administration is running the school into the ground in too many ways. The rules and restrictions on everything now are suffocating and feel like I am in high school again. I do not feel like I am treated as an individual here, every student is just one in the same.
1st Year Female -- Class 2018
Campus Aesthetics: A+, Social Life: D
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The social life is absolutely NON-EXISTENT.BrightAccounting
The social life is absolutely NON-EXISTENT. The students are depressed about the campus life. In the 2015 Spring semester the faculty radically changed the school and ruined the social life including Greek life, extracurricular activities, and the night life. When Friday comes around more then half the students leave for the weekend. And during holidays it seems only about 20% of the students stay on campus. I am honestly very dissapointed in my choice of schools. Instead of Ramapo you should consider Rutgers New Brunswick, Montclair State or maybe even Rowan. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
1st Year Male -- Class 2018
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Social Life: F
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This place is literally the worst school I'veBiology
This place is literally the worst school I've ever heard of or been to. They screw you over in every way possible and make it pretty much impossible to graduate on time. The teachers are awful and unhelpful and your grades suffer because of that. Kiss med school and grad school good bye because they teachers are awful and the grades you get won't get you anywhere.
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