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The Savannah College of Art and Design

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at SCAD/SAD

By Gender
By Major
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentA+
Art & Design DepartmentB
Computer ScienceC+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcB+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
Industrial DesignA
Interior DesignB-
Music - Composition/TheoryA+
Perfomance ArtsB-

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Campus Aesthetics compared with similar schools in class.

Savannah College of Art and Design
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Maryland Institute College of Art

Campus Aesthetics

... I actually like living in O-house, with the exception of the huge price tag that comes with living on campus ...Read full comment
... The only frustrating thing is that because the Atlanta campus is smaller it doesn't offer as many time options or courses, but I think thats cha...Read full comment
... Great school, great facilities, shitty city and location of campus ...Read full comment
... But remember, Savannah is extremely dangerous to walk around at night, even with friends, and most off campus houses are anywhere from 15 mins to...Read full comment
... This goes for all urban campuses ...Read full comment
... I can't wait for her to go back to the other campus ...Read full comment
... I actually like living in O-house, with the exception of the huge price tag that comes with living on campus ...Read full comment
... There are many problems with SCAD that encompasses campus safety, quality of education, and social life ...Read full comment
... The Campus is fun because it is spread thought the city and there is always something going on ...Read full comment
... I've lived on campus all 4 years with no issues ...Read full comment
... There are many reasons that factor into this (move off campus immediately, you'll actually SAVE money doing it) but the biggest one was I wasn't ...Read full comment
... If needed there are numbers to call in order to get a ride from SCAD security to any residence or building from a facility even if you live off c...Read full comment
... I love the opportunity to switch campus' and spent one quarter abroad in Lacoste, France for the same price as tuition in Savannah ...Read full comment
... Dorms are almost entirely concrete, campus is overpriced (so is the food) and unwelcoming ...Read full comment
... campus safety or parking ...Read full comment
... I've been attending the SCAD-Atlanta campus for about 5 years, and the most I've gotten out of it is large amounts of stress, financial deb...Read full comment
... Most of the people working for scad, excluding professors, are border-line incompetent and direct you back and forth across campus to complete p...Read full comment
... Also, on campus housing is in the dark ages ...Read full comment
... the dorms are like mini prisons and off campus isnt much better or safer ...Read full comment
... Also, I would not recommend living on-campus because it is ridiculously expensive and depending on the dorm, you might end up paying for a requir...Read full comment
... The campus is spread out, roughly over 3 miles of Savannah ...Read full comment
... Aside from the weekends, the bus systems are very handy, even to an off-campus student like myself ...Read full comment
... I have two off campus jobs and I have not found any locals that have problems with the school or the students ...Read full comment
... Every year there is a new building added on to the campus, a new student activity, and so many festivals ...Read full comment
... Pro: Well Maintained Campus Con: Campus is spread out all over Savannah Pro: Classes are small Con: Classes are too short and only meet twice...Read full comment
... Anyone thinking of going here really should take the time to visit the campus for themselves ...Read full comment
... SCAD has a store that carries this unique range of supplies, and the store is located on campus ...Read full comment
... Campus up keep ...Read full comment
... It may not be the right time to write a review about SCAD, seeing that it is my first semester here, but I will write nonetheless, noticing the la...Read full comment
... On the campus tour the guides certainly did not inform us as to the large number of crimes committed against students, but please be aware that a...Read full comment
... They have their specializations, and what aesthetics they like and are not open-minded to much else ...Read full comment
... So anyway, yes, this school was a lot easier to get into than MICA, but they offered more scholarships, too, and campus jobs are widely availa...Read full comment
... The campus and the city itself was beautiful ...Read full comment
... The school has great facilities, the latest software and technology and several satellite campuses for study abroad ...Read full comment
... In retrospect, I should have suspected something was up on the tour of campus ...Read full comment
... Crime and racial tension are VERY high in Savannah, you need to have at least a little bit of street smarts to avoid the vagrants and gangs that ...Read full comment
... I attended at the Savannah campus, the only one at the time, and found the city itself very inspirational for the artist ...Read full comment
... SCAD food is VERY expensive and usually not worth the money ($8-10ish per meal) so I am planning to live off campus and without the meal plan ...Read full comment
... Live off campus and don't buy a meal plan ...Read full comment
... If needed there are numbers to call in order to get a ride from SCAD security to any residence or building from a facility even if you live off c...Read full comment
... There is no unified campus or campus feel ...Read full comment
... Perceived Campus Safety: Oh boy, here's the doozy ...Read full comment
... The only frustrating thing is that because the Atlanta campus is smaller it doesn't offer as many time options or courses, but I think thats cha...Read full comment
... The town is oppressed by the smell of a paper mill roughly two miles from the main campus ...Read full comment
... If you're living off-campus RESEARCH THE NEIGHBORHOODS ...Read full comment
... Scad is a great school, i love it there and you have the opportunity to visit the various campuses ...Read full comment
... SCAD has now exercised WAL-MART like practices by setting up a campus in Atlanta and putting the Atlanta College of Art "out of business" thro...Read full comment
... SETTING: As for the campus and surrounding area: Savannah is very beautiful ...Read full comment
... The resources available are amazing, the job opportunities are great, and they try really hard to make an active campus life possible ...Read full comment
... The top administrator is more concerned with world domination than taking care of the campus in Savannah ...Read full comment

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