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Philadelphia University

Breakdown of “Social Life” at Philadelphia

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By Gender
MalesC
FemalesC-
By Major
ArchitectureC+
Art & Design DepartmentC+
BiologyF
Business - Management and AdministrationD+
Computer ScienceC+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcD+
Engineering DepartmentF
Interior DesignD+
OtherC-
PreMed and MedicalC+
PsychologyD+
School of InformationD-

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

Philadelphia University
 C-
Average of All Schools
 C+
Average of schools in class
 B

Harvard University
 B-
New York University
 B
University of California - Berkeley
 B
Loyola University - Chicago
 C+
Cornell University
 B+
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 B
Loyola Marymount University
 B-
F
A+

Social Life

... Social life around campus is lacking ...Read full comment
... And don't even get me started on the campus social scene itself ...Read full comment
... It gets boring cause theres not a ton of socializing or activities at the school, but Philly is fun and you'll find tons of stuff to do in the c...Read full comment
... Social Life: Besides the occasional show or event at the Kanbar Center, or events hosted by the RA's of the halls there isn't much to do ...Read full comment
... The university has very little social activity, but in a way this is good because for the most part I am able to focus on my work and there are so...Read full comment
... no social life whatsoever (my high school parties way harder), if you want to be in philly go to temple or drexel ...Read full comment
... Socially the school is really awkward ...Read full comment
... All in all, as far as a social life, students do not experience "typical college life" ...Read full comment
... I came to Philadelphia prepared to be challenged socially, mentally, and intellectually ...Read full comment
... People should realize that this school is a major commuter school with very little social life on the weekends, many people go home and as an out...Read full comment
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