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Marymount is often called, "Fairymount" because of theBrightCommunications
Marymount is often called, "Fairymount" because of the large gay population. Lesbians: be advised, this does NOT apply to you. Theatre majors are obnoxious and the program is very easy to get into, so they lack talent. Basically, Marymount is an extension to high school. I went to boarding school and it felt the exact same. The dorms are nice, but the rules SUCK. No booze, and you will get kicked out for pot. The RA's are ass holes, and the R.D. is on a major power trip. She gets her kicks searching peoples rooms and then kicking them out.

The administration sucks big time, and they will weasle you out of money without you noticing. I feel incredibly guilty for making my parents pay for a semester at Marymount.

My classes were okay... a couple of them were decently challenging. The core classes are a joke though. My math teacher let me copy his answers for the last two tests... take that as you will.

Generally, the students are stuck up Long Islanders. Everybody is "trendy" and most lack common sense. The theatre majors are turning into Coke heads. I am so happy to be out of Marymount, and out of New York.

1st Year Female -- Class 2009
Friendliness: C+, Education Quality: F
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Unless you dance/act----do not expect to be offeredQuite BrightCommunications
Unless you dance/act----do not expect to be offered a majority of the courses you need because half the time they are not offered or half the time they are filled with freshmen. Staff is only there half the time and impossible to get in touch with. And when you finally do get in touch with them they have no clue what is going on. All classes are repetitive and you really gain no value. Big waste of money and the professors are arrogant and really do not care to give you the time of day. Had it not been in NYC and so close to graduation I would have been out of here a long time ago!
2nd Year Female -- Class 2010
Social Life: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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This school has a serious problem with itsQuite BrightArt & Design Department
This school has a serious problem with its finacial aid office. You have to watch their every step or they will suck you dry for any money you have or not have. Teachers do not show up for class that you are paying money for and they are overcritical of you work. I have learned many things from this school in my field but I will not finish school here. This school could be a good school to attend in about five years but I would not suggest any student to attend this school until they make serious changes with the faculty and administrators. The school also runs high in broken promises and dedication does not help you advance yourself with the departments.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2004
Social Life: A+, Individual Value: F
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