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The University of Tennessee - Knoxville

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Help for students when in need is very hard to find. Most members of OneStop provide incorrect or unuseful responses to questions. If you have any issues, you're basically screwed unless you run around emailing and calling half the campus.
2nd Year Female -- Class 1920
Collaboration/Competitive: B+, Individual Value: F
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This university is very unsafe for women.Not so bright
This university is very unsafe for women. The guys will rape anyone at any time. Then, due to Title IX, the administration will go on the attack with the female, trying to get them to report it or shut up. The administration puts "holds" on the females' accounts, not letting them register, get their final grades, or move forward with the university unless they divulge the gory details of the rape. And then, of course, the females have been through all of this for nothing. The guy gets away scot-free, and is protected by the university, as anything a female says is held against her. It is an ass-backwards place, and do not go here.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
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I transferred here because my original University didBrightOther
I transferred here because my original University did not offer Speech Pathology as a major and hat is what I decided I wanted to do with my life. That being said, I cannot wait to get out of here and get on with my life. I feel like all my (high) tuition goes towards making the (not so great) football team look good, while the campus is ugly, the student amenities are awful, and necessary resources are limited. The dorms are small and dirty, but still expensive. I went from receiving 3 different scholarships to one (provided by the state, not the school) and they still charge students for silly things like admissions into some clubs, or there are rumors that meal plans will soon be required for students, whether you're on campus or not.There are very few faculty members who have made me feel like a person, not just a name on a page. Friends are hard to make because you never see the same person twice on this huge (ugly) campus. The surrounding city does have a nice square about 15 minutes away from campus. I'll give it that. But after you get tired of the four boutiques and six restaurants that are there, there's not much (so if boutiques aren't your thing and you can't afford to eat out a lot, sorry). The rest of the city is dirty and industrial and feels sketchy. I could go on and on about my distaste for this school.
1st Year Female -- Class 2017
University Resource Use/ spending: A-, Faculty Accessibility: F
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