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The Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

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The only reason I chose Edinboro was becauseQuite BrightComputer Science
The only reason I chose Edinboro was because of the cost. And hell, even for what I'm paying this school is a rip-off. The dorms are ridiculously overpriced and the coursework is so easy I sleep through classes. The University board seems to be driven by a desire to make profits, not make students feel welcome. You can see that anywhere on campus, especially during the winter. Sidewalks are often not clear and covered in ice, and if the University can pick the cheapest route for anything, it does. The food is atrocious and usually makes me sick whenever I eat it. Student life is very limited if you're not in a Greek society. There's very little to do here unless you live off-campus and take advantage of the hunting and fishing opportunities here.
1st Year Male -- Class 2018
Faculty Accessibility: A, Useful Schoolwork: F
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Cheap university with great professors.BrightComputer Science
Cheap university with great professors. Most of the facilities are up-to-date and maintained quite well. The normal dorms (Earp and Rose) are lacking a lot of things, but Highlands are on par with good-living college dorms. If you don't like the dorms, move across the street and get an apartment (it's cheaper anyway)!
1st Year Male -- Class 2017
Faculty Accessibility: A+, Social Life: C-
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Edinboro is a great place.Quite BrightComputer Science
Edinboro is a great place.
I loved my first year and I don't plan to transfer. I met many people that were very nice and interesting. Greek Life is very important here, but people don't look down to you if you aren't Greek.

The traditional dorms (Rose, Towers, Earp and Dearborn) are nice. They are a good way to talk to people, since doors are always open and people tend to be very social. Rose Hall was amazing because I met the best people of my life over there. Too bad it is getting closed for renovations.

Highlands are nice. But they always get messed up. But for the most part they are very nice buildings.

Classes are nice. I took Psychology+Sociology+Philosophy and it completely changed the way I saw things.

The Biology and the Computer Science departments are very helpful. As long as you want help, they will offer you some. You just have to go after it. And I'm sure it works the same with any other department.

It snows. It sucks. Get over it.
Good rec sports. Good clubs. Good greek.
The campus is beautiful in the fall and spring. But the winter is awful. You get classes cancelled a lot.

People here LOVE to whine. If you zone those people out, your experience here will be FUN.
Edinboro is a small town, but Erie, Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo aren't too far. And they are nice cities to be in.

Women are not very attractive here. And the hot ones are hoes. Wrap it before you tap it.
No school spirit. But my friends and I would cheer and support the school teams no matter what.Overall, it is a great place to go to school at. Good science programs, good art and education as well.

1st Year Male -- Class 2014
Education Quality: A+, Surrounding City: C
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