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Marquette is a brand-name, that is all.AverageCriminal
Marquette is a brand-name, that is all. Our facilities aren't particularly nice with exception to some of the specific programs like law, dental or engineering or the like. Our gym is old, the cafeteria food is limited, and especially in comparison to the nearby state school, student resources are pitiful. Anyone not affiliated with Marquette will be treated as such. Basketball players are known to get preferential treatment (especially when it comes to work load, and financial disbursement). Marquette University shows little to no mercy when it comes to school payments resulting in many students (even good students) removing themselves based on the inability to pay semesters upfront. The majority of teaching assistants in the Chemistry, Biology and Physics departments are foreign, smart but very difficult to understand. Many of the general counselors were unhelpful, and very passive when it comes to their students. (if you do attend, please seek a counselor in your desired field immediately). In as much, the classes at this school are designed to be non- transferable to other schools, as well as other majors. Many friends that had to transfer in sophomore, junior and even freshmen year, were unable to transfer a large amount of classes. One girl in her junior year at Michigan state, was considered a sophomore because Marquette accepted so few of her credits. Overall, the atmosphere at Marquette is unkind if you are not wealthy or on a full ride. One final word of advice: Remember to read your bulletin (it will show what classes are required for your major) and try to fulfill general requirements until you are SURE you have chosen your field.
4th Year Female -- Class 2014
Campus Maintenance: A+, Collaboration/Competitive: F
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You can get the same education at aAverageHistory/Histories (art history/etc.)
You can get the same education at a state school for a much lower price. Profs are generally good. The campus area leaves a lot to be desired. The air literally stinks much of the time. Milwaukee's weather is windy, damp, overcast, and cold. Drinking and basketball are the two primary sources of entertainment. There are a lot of nouveau rich kids who think they are the shit. There are many other students who went to Marquette b/c they thought they were too good for State U, but possess average intellects and often below average social skills. In retrospect, I wish I had gone elsewhere.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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The students here are very stuck up andQuite BrightUndecided
The students here are very stuck up and judgmental. The campus looks nice for about a month once school starts, then everything is dead, frozen, and ugly. It is in a very bad area and there are robberies reported regularly. The food is either ridiculously unhealthy or disgusting. Difficult to get involved with clubs because there is so much homework that there is not much time for much else. I was very disappointed in my entire freshman experience at Marquette.
1st Year Female -- Class 2018
Faculty Accessibility: B-, Useful Schoolwork: F
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