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Stanford University

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at Stanford

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringB
Art & Design DepartmentA-
Chemical EngineeringA+
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringA+
Computer ScienceA
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Mechanical EngineeringA
Nuclear EngineeringA
Political ScienceA
PreLaw and LegalA+
PreMed and MedicalA+
PreVet and VeterinaryB+
Public PolicyA+
Social WorkA+

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Campus Aesthetics

... And for many professors, this schedule is in effect for only about 20% of the year (10 weeks out of 52 weeks in a year); the remaining 80% of the...Read full comment
... my writing class had 6 plasma screens and laptops for each student - Good facilities: I love bball- plenty of gym space to play; I've started ...Read full comment
... Students almost never leave campus, and on campus there isn't much to do either in terms of normal life ...Read full comment
... Gorgeous campus ( ...Read full comment
... The general feeling on campus is not one of intellectuality ...Read full comment
... Vibrant Californian campus combined with the rigor, prestige and enjoyment of a top Ivy-League education in the laid-back californian attitude ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, the atmosphere is relaxed, and the quality of education is top notch ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful and the people are from everywhere and very nice ...Read full comment
... The "campus" (castle is more accurate) was refreshingly intimate and dramatically lovely ...Read full comment
... The campus is extremely beautiful and your friends and peers make it worth it, although sometimes people can be self-absorbed workaholics here, ...Read full comment
... The campus is really safe, so you can wander about (at any hour) as you please without worry ...Read full comment
... THE CAMPUS ATMOSPHERE -- Students have 4 years of guaranteed housing at Stanford, which means that nearly everyone spends all 4 years on campus (...Read full comment
... Before I begin, I will say there is some truth to Stanford's well known selling points, but that the University, the student body, and the cam...Read full comment
... The icing on the cake has been the school's study abroad/off-campus program ...Read full comment
... The campus social scene is pretty dull, and Palo Alto, unfortunately, is good for nothing more than a cup of coffee and a trip to Borders ...Read full comment
... I challenge you to find a more ethnically diverse campus of this stature, anywhere in the world ...Read full comment
... My most memorable experiences included 3 months overseas at the Austria campus and another 3 of travel at the end of my senior year (I delayed my...Read full comment
... The campus is huge, which means you have to get a bike and sometimes it's a hassle to get to class far away (especially in the winter rain) ...Read full comment
... they DO have to work harder, so there's some truth to the idea they are the only ones on campus doing real work ...Read full comment
... But if you have access to transportation there's plenty of places further off campus that are worth going to ...Read full comment
... well, lets just say during the winter of 02'-03' when the Northeast was buried in snow, I was walking around campus in a T-shirt and khakis ...Read full comment
... Everyone is so kind and humble; I have yet to meet a snotty person on campus ...Read full comment
... There's a really diverse group of people on campus, and befriending all the people in my dorm last year was an incredible experience ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, facilities are in top condition, and there is a huge variety of different student groups one may join ...Read full comment
... There are so many communities on campus, it's impossible not to fit into one ...Read full comment
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