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The Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

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I left a comment last year after myBrightEnglish
I left a comment last year after my first year experience at Edinboro University and because of many changes I feel the need to update my opinions. If I have learned anything my second year at Edinboro it has been that college is only what you make of it. I hated it my first year but I wasn't getting involved or making the best of what the University had to offer. This year I made friends and really became involved in my major. Yes, Edinboro is not the most exciting place but Erie is only 20 minutes away and once you find your group of friends and have a positive attitude your experience will be well worth it. It is also an extremely safe place to be and it's good for students who do not like the big college feel. I do not regret my decision going to Edinboro University and am going to miss it much more than I anticipated.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2014
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Useful Schoolwork: C-
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EUP is located inAverageEducation
EUP is located in a small area but Erie is just a short drive away or if you want big city fun Pittsburgh / Cleveland / Buffalo are all within a 2 hour radius. I enjoy the small town feel and friendly folks. The college is hands down very affordable. I would recommend coming to Edinboro.
1st Year Female -- Class 2016
Faculty Accessibility: A+, Social Life: B
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Ok, so this was 27 years ago, butBrightEducation
Ok, so this was 27 years ago, but I thought that for the money Edinboro was a great experience and education. As a first year teacher in northern Virginia (good luck getting a teaching job in PA) I felt much more prepared than other new teachers coming from schools such as Penn State, Virginia Tech, WVU, UVA, etc. Edinboro has/had an awesome education program.

I read some reviews and wonder why you people even applied to Edinboro - weren't some of the negatives obvious before? The weather? - do some research! You've gotta love snow if you're going to go to Edinboro. Social life?..... college is a time for you to not only get an education, but also see if you can make it on your own - academically, financially (more for some than others), and socially. There is a lot to do within the campus/town if you look around. It's not Pittsburgh or even Buffalo for that matter - but you had to know this before you came.

5th Year Male -- Class 1992
Innovation: A+, Surrounding City: D
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