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Johnson & Wales University - Providence

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The professors are very knowledgeable on the subjectsQuite BrightCriminal
The professors are very knowledgeable on the subjects they teach us and are very approachable, however, the finance, academic, health and housing people can be quite rude at times. I have had several issues with all of these departments such as my finance and academic advisors canceling meetings without explanation or setting a new meeting date, the nurse not taking health seriously (I had food poisoning once and she told me to take Advil and rest in which I ended up in the hospital later that day), with housing the dorm room I was set to move into was trashed from the people who lived there prior (garbage that was left over the summer, mold in the bathroom, mold in the washing machine, mold in the dishwasher, mold in the fridge and bugs). They ended up having someone come in and clean but they only cleaned up the bathrooms and the garbage out of the room, I ended up having to clean the mold out of the fridge, dishwasher, and washing machine myself. When I approached housing about this issue all they could say was ?sorry about that have a good school year?. I also cannot count the amount of times I?ve gotten sick from eating at the dining halls at this school, which is quite sad for an institution with such a great culinary program.
4th Year Female -- Class 1920
Education Quality: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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This school is neither bad nor good.BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
This school is neither bad nor good. To be honest I believe it receives a lot of unfair negativity. The teachers are great, and if you actually try and get to know them and go beyond that C or B in your grades and go off to the MBA program here, a lot of them end up with great jobs. However I would not think about coming here if you do not plan on going into Culinary, Business, or Hospitality
3rd Year Male -- Class 2016
Individual Value: A-, Collaboration/Competitive: F
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This school is far from the best.Quite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
This school is far from the best. I would not recommend coming here for anything other then Culinary, even that is dicey. Just think you're (or you're parents) are gonna spend 20-30k/year (after scholarships and grants) to learn how to cook, when most chefs will never make more then 100k/year. So unless Culinary is your absolute passion don't come here for that either. Thinking about Business, Criminal Justice, Engineering, or Education, look else where. There are far better schools to go to for those majors, even if you didnt have the best grades coming out of H.S. The downcity facilities are ok, while the ones on Harborside are better. The social life and friends i have made are the only thing keeping me at this school. The food is alright, not bad and not good. They have a few options, but you'll notice quickly that they serve the same things on their menu in 2 week rotations. You have to constantly eat at different places to not get sick of the same food. The dorms are good i guess for Freshmen, live in McNulty or Snowden if your downcity, Xavier isn't nice, its old and has common baths. My major is International Business btw.
1st Year Male -- Class 2018
Social Life: A+, Surrounding City: D+
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