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Saint Joseph's University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at SJU

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By Gender
MalesA-
FemalesA-
By Major
AccountingA-
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentA
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationA
ChemistryA-
Computer EngineeringB+
Computer ScienceC+
CriminalB
EconomicsC+
EducationB+
EnglishB+
FinanceB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A-
MathA
OtherA
PhilosophyC+
Political ScienceA
PreMed and MedicalA+
PsychologyA
Public HealthA+
SociologyB
UndecidedA-

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Saint Joseph's University
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 A-

Villanova University
 B
Loyola University - Chicago
 A-
Harvard University
 B+
Loyola Marymount University
 A-
Loyola University Maryland
 B+
New York University
 A
Princeton University
 C+
F
A+

Surrounding City

... There isn't a whole lot of diversity but there is plenty in the city of Philadelphia to make up for it ...Read full comment
... About half of my friends have had or have jobs in the city, both during the summer and the school year ...Read full comment
... The campus is pretty, but isolated from anything worthwhile and far off from Center City ...Read full comment
... I came here expecting it to be an amazing, big, close-to-the-city school with a challenging courseload and a friendly atmosphere ...Read full comment
... Like someone else said, everything's done to 80% capacity around here ...Read full comment
... Half the campus is in Philadelphia, which means one 10 minutes train ride/ 20 minute bus ride will take you right into the heart of the city ...Read full comment
... City ave isn't the nicest ...Read full comment
... is a great city to go to school in ...Read full comment
... The school is in the Philly city lines providing students with easy access to city shows, history, activities and nightlife so students can get o...Read full comment
... I love going into the city with friends and just exploring ...Read full comment
... And you are about 5 minutes away from Center City, which gives you a lot of choices as to what you can do with your free time ...Read full comment
... Philadelphia is a great city, but the school is hardly in it ...Read full comment
... If you want to go to a party you have to take an expensive cab into manyunk or center city to attend a drexel or upenn party ...Read full comment
... The school itself, campus, various programs, and surrounding city are enough to make up for the mostly terrible student body ...Read full comment
... Unfortunately, the administration does everything at 80% capacity ...Read full comment
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