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Where do i even start? first off, thisBrightBiology
Where do i even start? first off, this school is almost no ones first choice, i came because my parents wanted me to stay close and it was cheap for me. what u expect about college being the "best four years of your life" i couldn't even get through a month. no one is going to talk to you first, people are rude and too self-absorbed. half of the students are commuters and being one of them, mainly go home right after class. being invited to a party or even finding out about one is almost exclusive because they're thrown by the frats and sororities and they're bias and mostly caucasian kids and get shut down by the cops 90% of the time anyways. just really think about it because what u see at the open houses are lies, no one is really that friendly or cares about you
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Campus Maintenance: A, University Resource Use/ spending: F
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I spent a year at St Johns and left due to the low quality of student on campus. St Johns should be sued for misrepresenting its student body to applicants. I graduated from a local high school with a 93 average and received a partial scholarship at St.johns. The brochure was beautiful all these academic minded students smiling looking collegiate and when you tour you are shown more of the same. However this is a lie. St Johns in its life mission accepts and gives full rides to students who really don't give a shit about studying, learning or bettering themselves. They pull students from the ghetto with violent pasts in fact when I was there someone brought in a gun and shot it off in MY DORM!!! That's when I decided the ghetto school is no longer for me. I believe they started a new English program because I could here hey, muther fucka where u been at on a daily basis and I sincerely believe that must have been part of the curriculum.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Campus Aesthetics: A, Education Quality: F
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I did not originally want to come toBrightChemistry
I did not originally want to come to this school for no particular reason other than I just wanted to go somewhere else. However I am the type of person that doesn't like changing locale. Now that I am here I really dont want to go ( not because I love it here). This school is whatever but what makes it more on the meh side is the cost. This university will cost you an arm and a leg to attend when there are cheaper schools else-where that offer you more. I have no idea why this school is so expensive and if I could give you any advice it would be to carefully watch financial aid, they will charge you ridiculous fees from no where. Activity fees, New Student fees, Lab fees, Payment plan fees, Damage deposits, "General" fees, they will even charge you fees for taking a global language when it's required to take a global language! This school wants nothing from you but your money. And it is proven that tuition costs go up each year by 1-3% One year your tuition will be 57,985 and the next 58,400 or something ridiculous like that. By time I graduate tuition will literally be over 60k. And a word to the wise, financial aid changes every year, the grants you get freshmen year you will probably not get sophomore. I am a freshman and recieved almost 10,000$ in grants which I will have to pay for out of pocket or in loans next year. I dont want to leave becasue Im comfortable but what can you do? No bachelors in the world is worth being 120-130,000$ in debt.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Scholastic Success: A, Useful Schoolwork: D
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