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Fair warning: other schools hardly accept VCU creditsQuite BrightOther
Fair warning: other schools hardly accept VCU credits when you're trying to transfer. This is because the majority of classes are "introductory" or "foundation." The teachers are heavily dependent on online homework and modules, and VCU doesn't have the best technology resources so there are a lot of headaches. You will get a subpar education. Escape if you can.
1st Year Male -- Class 1921
Faculty Accessibility: B+, Education Quality: F
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I wish I had transferred to another college.Super BrilliantSociology
I wish I had transferred to another college. Majority of VCU students are self absorbed,and stuck up. When I first transferred the student body was nice but now its a different story entirely. If you have different views than your professor or classmate you are harassed and bullied. The professors are extremely liberally biased so if you show any deviation from their line of thinking you are marginalized even in terms of your grade. From engineering to humanities professors could care less about your success. Students dress vulgar and look like circus freaks. Girls dress scantily clad with tattoos all over and they don't look or sound scholastic. Professors and students curse during class time and discussions are pointless and anti-intellectual. They don't care about you you are just a name and number. They waste tax payer money with more buildings but give nothing of value in terms of skills or guidance to the job market. My life is better not worse going to the college. Professors are scam artists especially in the humanities keep catering to their own self interests and students are just a name and a number and treated like cattle. I hate this place.
4th Year Female -- Class 2017
Campus Aesthetics: A-, Useful Schoolwork: F
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Academics are average but that is not theAverageBiology
Academics are average but that is not the reason why I am unhappy........Before coming here, I thought the student body would generally be friendly but they are not. People here are really rude in my opinion and as a result, has not made my experience here at VCU happy. Don't get me wrong, there are genuinely nice people here. But I did not expect there to be so many closed off kids. I tried to join some clubs on campus and some of the kids would ignore me like I wouldn't exist.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2018
Innovation: A, Friendliness: F
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