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Carnegie Mellon University

Breakdown of “Social Life” at CMU

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By Gender
MalesC+
FemalesB-
By Major
Animal StudiesA+
ArchitectureC
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentA
Art & Design DepartmentC-
BiologyB-
Business - Management and AdministrationC+
Chemical EngineeringB
ChemistryB-
Civil EngineeringA-
Computer EngineeringD+
Computer ScienceC
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcC+
EconomicsB+
Electrical EngineeringC+
Engineering DepartmentB-
EnglishB+
FinanceF
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B-
MathB-
Mechanical EngineeringC-
OtherB-
Perfomance ArtsC
PhysicsB-
PreMed and MedicalB-
PsychologyC+
Public PolicyB-
School of InformationD
UndecidedC-
Urban PlanningF

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

Carnegie Mellon University
 C+
Average of All Schools
 C+
Average of schools in class
 B

Cornell University
 B
Harvard University
 B-
Stanford University
 B
Princeton University
 B
University of California - Berkeley
 B
Brown University
 A-
Yale University
 A-
F
A+

Social Life

... the social life is better than I thought it would be ...Read full comment
... However, part of learning in college also includes being social and creating ties for life ...Read full comment
... basically, its a very HARD school that makes you work REALLY hard, and the social life generally, well, sucks ...Read full comment
... Social Life: The social life may not be as great as people expect ...Read full comment
... Before coming into CMU, I had a lot of high expectations, not only academically but also socially ...Read full comment
... Some people complain about Social Life, yes, social life isn't exciting ...Read full comment
... Quite literally, there is little to no social scene at this school ...Read full comment
... The social life at CMU is pretty good if you're a upperclassmen as there are quite a few things to do in the city ...Read full comment
... This is really a socially odd campus ...Read full comment
... I think the main reason people don't have a good time is they don't put in their own initiative to go out and have a social life and experience ...Read full comment
... The social scene isn't the most exciting ...Read full comment
... Not much social life (unless you really have time and work for it) ...Read full comment
... Sports and social life aren't as important ...Read full comment
... if i wouldn't have joined theta my social life would have sucked ...Read full comment
... The people are totally spoiled brats and the social life is minimal at best ...Read full comment
... Be prepared to put your social life and other interests aside ...Read full comment
... I just wish more people knew how social and friendly CMU is ...Read full comment
... SOCIAL LIFE ...Read full comment
... I went to the School of Art at CMU mainly because I was told by my guidance counselor in highschool that I'd fit in very well socially, and I also...Read full comment
... the social life is also great, even with a lot of the frats being on probation for various stunts during rushing/hazing ...Read full comment
... Some may complain about its social life, yet it really is what you make of it ...Read full comment
... So if you are willing to compromise your social life for your career, come to CMU ...Read full comment
... There is zero social life, almost everyone is ugly and the entire atmosphere is one of doom and gloom, which ended up hurting my grades substant...Read full comment
... Great education, great social life (though you have to try ...Read full comment
... I had a terrible time there, I had a solid group of friends, but the social life sucked ...Read full comment
... When I got here, an upperclassman friend held up three fingers and said "Academics, social life, and sleep ...Read full comment
... The social life may be poor compared to big state schools ...Read full comment
... The social life is also very fun, unlike what others say since they are probably the ones not taking the initiative and instead sit at home wi...Read full comment
... There is so much to do, both professionally and socially, if you just step in the door ...Read full comment
... However, social life is what you make of it, and you can definitely find many "normal" guys and gals to hang with ...Read full comment
... the social life is better than I thought it would be ...Read full comment
... social life: there isn't one ...Read full comment
... The WORST part: social life is pretty horrible ...Read full comment
... That effects the social activities outside of class and the comraderie between students is also limiting ...Read full comment
... The social life is pretty much limited to fraternity parties to which guys can't get in unless they are in the frat ...Read full comment
... There is also a social split amongst majors, but I'm assuming this is pretty common at most schools ...Read full comment
... The social life is a little lacking but everyone here is very nice and welcoming and friendly and once you find your group of friends and your ni...Read full comment
... This makes the social life not as good as a less rigorous college ...Read full comment
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