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The University of Connecticut

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at UConn

By Gender
By Major
Animal StudiesA
Art & Design DepartmentB-
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringA
Civil EngineeringB-
Computer ScienceA-
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.D+
Mechanical EngineeringB+
Music EducationB+
Natural ResourcesA+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceD
Political ScienceA
PreMed and MedicalB+
Public HealthA-
Public PolicyA
Social WorkB-

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Campus Aesthetics

... I transferred to UConn from BC two years ago, largely because I wanted to be part of a campus environment ...Read full comment
... I love sports as much as anybody else, and I'm a die hard fan here, but it is never the main focus of the campus ...Read full comment
... Extracurricular: plenty of stuff to do on campus ...Read full comment
... yeah it's in the middle of nowhere but you forget about that--the campus is so self-contained it feels like it's own city and you really have no r...Read full comment
... 3 billion dollar transformation during which every building on the campus will eventually be re-done or re-built completely ...Read full comment
... I just completed by freshman year on the UConn Storrs campus ...Read full comment
... The campus is alright, the experience is rather bland and being out in the middle of nowhere means I ditch the place on the weekends ...Read full comment
... Everyone leaves campus to go to parties, leaving a few people who sit in their rooms or go to university-sponsored events, which range from very ...Read full comment
... Not to mention the surrounding towns are very dull and boring, so going outside the campus is completely out of the question, unless you want to ...Read full comment
... The entire campus, always fairly attractive, well cared for, well located and rural, is now breathtakingly beautiful ...Read full comment
... There's always something to do on campus ...Read full comment
... Storrs is in the middle of nowhere, but they do have plenty of clubs and activities for people living on campus ...Read full comment
... There is nothing to do unless you are on campus ...Read full comment
... The student body are mostly party boors, there is no life or anything interesting off campus, it is in the middle of nowhere, the faculty are bad...Read full comment
... As a Political Science major, I had professors from all over the country and from all different backgrounds ...Read full comment
... There is always something to do on campus (and plenty to do off campus as well) ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful ...Read full comment
... Over the course of my three years here, I have become involved in a number of clubs, groups, and internships on Campus ...Read full comment
... I have never felt so welcomed on the campus and when I go to visit I still feel that welcomed feeling that I felt when I transferred in 2005 ...Read full comment
... The campus is also placed oddly in a valley, and the wind is horrendous ...Read full comment
... I'm not a HUGE partier, but even so, if I want to go out, there is always something to do whether it's a frat party or a party off campus or some...Read full comment
... That was a beautiful campus right by the sea ...Read full comment
... If you like parties, greek life, lots of sports, and giant campuses with nothing to do outside campus then UConn is for you ...Read full comment
... Get involved with something on campus ...Read full comment
... UConn has spent well over 2 billion on this campus in the past 11 years, so it looks awesome ...Read full comment
... Great party life and a ton to do on campus ...Read full comment
... Campus life was all about parties and horrible behavior with an occasional concert or trip to the small art museum ...Read full comment
... You will wonder why there are so many athletic complexes on campus when there's a constant shortage of housing ...Read full comment
... -The campus may seem big for a few weeks, but it is not hard to get around the university ...Read full comment
... However, life on campus is pretty awesome ...Read full comment
... I am a Junior at the University of Connecticut Storrs campus and I must say it is not what I had hoped for ...Read full comment
... Also I was suprised about how so many white students had very little interraction with people of color prior to coming to the university and t...Read full comment
... Campus in nice and well designed, new buildings popping up every year, while old ones are renovated/replaced with age ...Read full comment
... For me, personally, it has left me feeling pretty isolated without the ability to walk on or off campus on my own ...Read full comment
... There are still a few buildings that are about as old as the school (founded in 1881) but there are many buildings on campus less than 10 years ...Read full comment
... One day I went to the on campus restaurant and overheard one of my psych professors making derogatory remarks about women ...Read full comment
... I went to UCONN in the 90's, attended 3 campuses ...Read full comment
... Also, the campus is very picturesque ...Read full comment
... Just a little on the Campus ...Read full comment
... However, campus safety is a real problem and the administration turns the other cheek on some pretty serious incidents ...Read full comment
... Unless you talked to a student you probably wouldn't find out there's an Allied Health and Nursing school on campus also that there may not have...Read full comment
... Then again, i'm not much for bars and clubs, but there are so many people on campus and so much going on, you could always find something entert...Read full comment
... The campus is really pretty ...Read full comment
... Yes, there is a gym and yes you can run around campus but the food here sucks ...Read full comment
... Campus & surrounding town: Beautiful rural area that becomes a mini-city when you're in the center of campus ...Read full comment
... Although the campus is in the middle of nowhere, there are parties within walking distance every weekend ...Read full comment
... Unfortunately, the final exam period ended with a close call with violence and harassment of another student, including property damage which wou...Read full comment
... Of course there were annoyances and struggles within the campus, with professors, with roommate situations, but it wouldn't be college if those w...Read full comment
... Also, the campus is very picturesque ...Read full comment
... There are good on-campus clubs and activities, but a lot of them are pretty unorganized ...Read full comment
... ) that are made possible because we are such a well funded and large campus ...Read full comment
... Eventually, I got pretty involved on campus and through networking with people in my activities, I now have a very good set of friends ...Read full comment
... Some people complain about the town, but there is plenty to do on campus and the towns around Uconn are slowly growing ...Read full comment
... The state of Connecticut is in its fifth year of completely revamping the entire Storrs-main campus, as well as their satelite campuses ...Read full comment
... Look at the resources on campus ...Read full comment
... 5) Lack of an intellectual atmosphere 6) Poor campus maintenance during snow storms (students literally fall and break limbs because the school...Read full comment
... With so many people on such a large campus, there is endless opportunity with meeting people with similar interests, finding the perfect major and...Read full comment
... The campus is absolutely beautiful with all the trees, the grass, the "lakes" ...Read full comment
... hard even to walk across campus in it ...Read full comment
... When I was first applying to schools my senior year of high school, I wanted a big campus with D1 sports, but also a good education ...Read full comment
... Although the campus is on a small town, most of the action in on campus anyway ...Read full comment
... I have done extensive research for one of the organizations on campus and have found very unsettling results ...Read full comment
... When my dorm mate was killed by a driver speeding through campus as she crossed the street (195), her parents were sent a bill for her room key ....Read full comment
... The school spirit is high and a drivinbg force behind the campuses sucess ...Read full comment
... The only negative about UConn is that unless you have a car, there is not much shopping/dining off-campus within walking distance ...Read full comment
... Just walking through campus will give you sense of belonging ...Read full comment
... Most people at this campus are party-freaks ...Read full comment
... It's also irritating that the bathrooms are always totally trashed and the campus is usually a mess ...Read full comment
... This college is the exact opposite of what I need as a student (ie small class sizes, interactive student population, professors who are willing ...Read full comment
... There is also nothing to do off campus ...Read full comment
... Last year when I first stepped on campus and thought "this is my school, I was born to go here" ...Read full comment
... I did my first year at the branch campus at Avery Point and then I transferred to the Storrs main campus ...Read full comment
... From my perspective, the final results are quite positive, at least structurally and aesthetically ...Read full comment
... The campus is absolutely amazing and even though it is in the middle of nowhere you don't even notice ...Read full comment
... They coerced the town into promoting exorbitant fines and passing ordinances that make off campus parties (the only actual parties left here) a d...Read full comment
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