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Amherst College

Breakdown of “Social Life” at AMC

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By Gender
MalesB-
FemalesB-
By Major
BiologyA-
EconomicsC+
EnglishA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.D-
MathF
OtherC
PhilosophyB+
PhysicsB
PreMed and MedicalA
PsychologyB-

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

Amherst College
 B-
Average of All Schools
 C+
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B-
Brown University
 A-
Yale University
 A-
Princeton University
 B
Cornell University
 B+
Williams College
 B-
Stanford University
 B
F
A+

Social Life

... Many people here are extremely bright but lack social skills altogether ...Read full comment
... Many people ask about the social life compared to other schools or some national perception of college fun, when they should have been asking whe...Read full comment
... The humanities/social sciences are reading-heavy but very relevant ...Read full comment
... a mediocre social experience ...Read full comment
... Perhaps I placed too much importance on social life here, but the cliquish-ness really got to me, as it was practically impossible to make fri...Read full comment
... Social Life: For such a small school, there is a surprising amount going on whenever you want to go out ...Read full comment
... Amherst provided an incredible environment for learning of all kinds: intellectual, social, emotional, artistic ...Read full comment
... Social wise, I had a close friend that goes to Amherst currently ...Read full comment
... I had a wonderful time socially, but it can be difficult to balance times to de-stress with the tidal waves of school work ...Read full comment
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