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The University of Rhode Island

Breakdown of “Social Life” at URI

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By Gender
MalesC+
FemalesC
By Major
AccountingD+
AnthropologyC
ArchitectureA+
Art & Design DepartmentC
BiologyC+
Business - Management and AdministrationC-
Chemical EngineeringB+
ChemistryD-
CommunicationsC
Computer EngineeringD+
EconomicsA
EducationD-
Electrical EngineeringC+
Engineering DepartmentB+
EnglishF
FinanceA
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcF
Geography and GeosciencesC
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A-
JournalismC
KinesiologyB-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B-
MathB+
Mechanical EngineeringB
NursingC+
NutritionA+
OtherD+
Perfomance ArtsB+
PharmacyA-
Political ScienceC-
PreLaw and LegalA
PreMed and MedicalC+
PsychologyC+
UndecidedB
Urban PlanningC-
Video/MediaA

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

University of Rhode Island
 C+
Average of All Schools
 C+
Average of schools in class
 B

University of Connecticut
 B
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 B
Harvard University
 B-
Northeastern University
 B+
University of Vermont
 B-
Northeastern Illinois University
 C-
Brown University
 A-
F
A+

Social Life

... i had made amazing friends, the social life is awesome you just have to make an effort around here ...Read full comment
... By joining student groups and clubs, along with making friends in other parts of the campus and commuter students, I have gotten a great social l...Read full comment
... If you want an active social life and to make friends as quickly as possible, you have to rush ...Read full comment
... anyone who says the social life sucks doesnt know WHAT they are talking about, period ...Read full comment
... Improvments such as: parking, cleaning up campus, campus social life, internships ...Read full comment
... The biggest issue with the school to me is the social set up ...Read full comment
... I enjoyed all aspects (sports, social, etc ...Read full comment
... Campus residents are primarily freshman with a small percentage of sophmores, everyone else lives "down the line," meaning by the beach (15 minu...Read full comment
... The social scene is great ...Read full comment
... If you're not apart of Greek life then you basically have no social life ...Read full comment
... The social life stinks, unless you want to drive everywhere ...Read full comment
... If you are planning on commuting, or don't care about too much of a social life and love to drink and smoke this might be tolerable for you ...Read full comment
... Now lets get into URI's student body and the social aspects of the school ...Read full comment
... Social: As for the social life, if you're not into drinking you will most likely not feel like you fit in ...Read full comment
... Not a good place to be to have a social life ...Read full comment
... The only social life here is greek life which is difficult to get into since there arent many fraternities or sororities on campus for the amount...Read full comment
... The social life is atrocious, the academics are subpar, and the other students do not go out of their way to meet new people ...Read full comment
... While everyone else may be saying that the social life sucks, I found it to be quite satisfying, granted I joined/started a couple clubs ...Read full comment
... Social life, extracurricular activities, sports etc ...Read full comment
... The social life here is decent, although students basically need to go Greek to have a good time (Aside from athletes) ...Read full comment
... The social scene is great ...Read full comment
... I love the campus itself, but the social aspect is enough to make you not want to stay at the school, especially if you are out of state because ...Read full comment
... Socially, there is so much available for students ...Read full comment
... But there are good things about URI, some people say the social life may suck, but those are the kids that went home every weekend ...Read full comment
... Boston is awesome, the social life is great, but a strong nouveau riche attitude permeates ...Read full comment
... Personally, I've found the faculty and administration to be extremely available and helpful, my classes challenging and thorough, and I have m...Read full comment
... As for the social life it is terrible ...Read full comment
... Speaking on social terms the only true way to feel like you are part of any community is to join greek life, that is where I have made all...Read full comment
... While at the university I discovered who I was not only academically, athletically and socially, I also uncovered a deeper me ...Read full comment
... Nobody in the dorms socialized, the food in the dining halls is unhealthy, there are absolutely no activities for freshmen to make friends ...Read full comment
... While at the university I discovered who I was not only academically, athlethically and sociall, I also uncovered a deeper me ...Read full comment
... But as far as social life goes it's really what you make of it ...Read full comment
... Being a social, smart, athletic, normal girl, this school was a waste of my time ...Read full comment
... Intramurals, clubs, and social groups flourish at URI and you can create your own clubs if URI doesnt offer them ...Read full comment
... While at the university I discovered who I was not only academically, athletically and socially, I also uncovered a deeper me ...Read full comment
... As for the social life, if you're not into drinking you will most likely not feel like you fit in ...Read full comment
... If you buckle down the work is interesting and rewarding in itself, but URI is not a school where academic curiosity overlaps with social life o...Read full comment
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