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If you want a disconnected student body, fullBrightElectrical Engineering
If you want a disconnected student body, full or raging parties, drug abuse, systematic rape, alcoholism, and friendlessness, come to Lehigh. There are some people completely crazy for this place, some people not too crazy for it (plus a few weirdo crazies). Downtown Bethlehem is not a safe place, so the only things to do on weekends are go to frat houses and drink yourself to death. Also note, weekends begin on Wednesdays and end on Mondays at 4am. They tried creating a program called "Lehigh after dark," but very few people take part, and those who do take part arent the kind of people you wanna be around.

The first year classes are all weed outs, so if you do come, god help your soul, take all your AP credits. There arent many decent places to study. Dorms are loud, and the libraries are literally as far as possible from the dorms. The campus has no center, and the rigidly steep mountain slope creates a literal disconnection between the student body.

Food isnt anything special, youll grow weary of it after a month of two.
The student body is very homogenous; mostly white, upper class people from New Jersey, "right outside of philly," or other places in the northeast. The student body is hostile to foreigners, especially asian students. A year ago someone left an animal head on the front steps of the "UMOJA" house (the dorm dedicated to foreign students/non drinkers).

If you like drugs, alcohol, weed, and forgetting most of your week, hope aboard. If youre not into that, save yourself the trouble and dont apply.

more→Mar 01 2015
1st Year Male -- Class 2018
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Faculty Accessibility: B+, Scholastic Success: F
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I would NOT recommend any minority students toQuite BrightEconomics
I would NOT recommend any minority students to come here. Lehigh is a left-extremist and white supremacist school, exactly like what you might have heard. There is NO social life if you are not into greek life and cheap alcohols. You know you are treated differently by the majority of rich white kids who are totally spoilt and so ignorant that they won't even hang out with you if 1. you are not 100% white 2. your parents are not rich 3. you don't like frat parties 4. you are not from NY, PA or NJ. Clubs and activities are jokes. The school claims it has everything you need and you will find your own niche. But most of the clubs died years ago and no one cares. Yup, welcome to Lehigh!
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1st Year Female -- Class 2016
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Education Quality: A, Innovation: F
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I am a junior at Lehigh and itsQuite BrightEconomics
I am a junior at Lehigh and its been the worst three years of my life...
Faculty is unavailable... students divide between greek and non greek and look at you as lesser if you are not part of their greek life. Also, its so boring here! Nothing to do off campus, and you get tired of drinking beer and playing beer pong within the first month ....
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3rd Year Female -- Class 2015
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Campus Aesthetics: A, Education Quality: F
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