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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Breakdown of “Social Life” at SAIC/STAIO-Chicago

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentC+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcC-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Interior DesignC

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School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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Social Life

... But I have to say again, the education you get here might just be worth having no social life ...Read full comment
... Socially, it is the pits ...Read full comment
... Oh, the whole social life shenanigans, its true, it really is ...Read full comment
... Socially, I would say it is very hard to relate and find friends ...Read full comment
... there is no social life in chicago because everything closes at 8pm ...Read full comment
... how people manage to have a social life and manage to turn in masterpieces I will never know ...Read full comment
... For what the school lacks (lots of social groups/clubs, a large campus) the excellent city of Chicago makes up for ...Read full comment
... If you want to see this school as a waste of time, money or a poor social scene, then I think it's time you transfer to another school ...Read full comment
... I had trouble meeting people, I felt there was really no social life since living in the dorms is, well, hell in a way ...Read full comment
... Everyone is obsessed with gender and lgbt rights, but no one gives a crap about any other social issues, which frankly, is annoying ...Read full comment
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