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If you are contemplating attending st. john's university, run the opposite direction. Attending this school was probably the worst life decision I could have possibly made. Other than the social life, St. John's is a miserable place to be. The professors are terrible, give or take a few of them, the food is disgusting, the strictness keeps you from being a free adult, and the worst part about it is the financial aid. The school as a whole could care less about you or your education, all they care about is the money that they can drain from the average american student that can barely afford to attend such an expensive university. I hope that before you take that step and choose St. John's for school, keep in mind what I have said, because it is ALL TRUE!
2nd Year Female -- Class 2013
Campus Aesthetics: B, Faculty Accessibility: F
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I hate this school. The rules are stupid, and this school is a black cloud cause everyone smokes. The tution here is about $35,000/yr, but yet the school still looks like shit. The mony goes to paying Freshmen Advisors like Deennis Gannon who stares at you and doesn't advise you in anything cause he's too stupid. He probably graduated top of his class at St. John's. In all honesty this school is garbage and i wouldn't recommended it to my worst enemy. No person should have to live in this hell.
1st Year Female -- Class 2010
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Doing graduate studies at St.Other
Doing graduate studies at St. John's University was my biggest regret. I can make myself feel better about my experience by stating the cliche, "everything happens for a reason" but not every reason has a positive outcome. I can say I have learned nothing from my graduate experience and most of my knowledge has come from working directly in the field. All the financial cost to get this so-called "degree" was not worth it in the end. I could have done a similar job educating myself from home for free. There was no care for the students and students were continuously lied to about what the program could offer. STAY AWAY FROM THE MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM AT ALL COSTS. FURTHERMORE, STAY AWAY FROM ANYTHING THAT INVOLVES ROBERT ESCHENAUER.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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