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The University of Notre Dame

Breakdown of “Social Life” at ND

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringA+
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringB
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringA
Computer ScienceC
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Mechanical EngineeringA
Political ScienceB
PreMed and MedicalB

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Social Life

... In terms of social life, South Bend offers little and most students would agree that if Notre Dame had a better location it’d be a much more e...Read full comment
... The social life is also weak ...Read full comment
... Social life here is non-existant and it is absolutely horrible ...Read full comment
... The social scene is mediocre at best ...Read full comment
... Between social and spiritual love and the tennants of a more greedy and competitive world ...Read full comment
... If you don't like football (either watching or playing), don't care to watch ESPN all day long, you will feel pretty alienated in terms of social...Read full comment
... As far as the social atmosphere of Notre Dame, I think it was a great experience ...Read full comment
... Notre Dame is a great combination of academics, social life , and athletics/extra-curricular ...Read full comment
... The students might be more open than the administration in regards to social issues but I believe they are working on changing that ...Read full comment
... The social life is pretty decent, but the extracurriculars are unparalleled ...Read full comment
... Socially, Notre Dame was very homogeneous ...Read full comment
... As is any kind of social life outside just relaxing and hanging out, during the week ...Read full comment
... Socially speaking, if you are white, Catholic, upper class, and preferably from the Midwest, you will most probably do just fine here ...Read full comment
... I think that the average student body, social life, and administration was terrible, but I met some extremely great people and the faculty is to...Read full comment
... Social aspects of this school most clearly demonstrate this changing atmosphere ...Read full comment
... Also, probably because there is such a high number of Catholics, there is comparatively little diversity of opinion/culture of most people here-...Read full comment
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