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Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at WPI

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By Major
Aerospace EngineeringD
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Chemical EngineeringC+
Civil EngineeringC
Computer EngineeringC-
Computer ScienceC+
Electrical EngineeringD+
Engineering DepartmentC
Mechanical EngineeringC
PreVet and VeterinaryB-

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... The Worcester City is boring but if you are really get involved in campus community and if you get absorbed in WPI's challenging courses, you wil...Read full comment
... The city of Worcester sucks, there is absolutely nothing to do, and crime is rather rampant (my friend's car was stolen from the parking lot dir...Read full comment
... Still, Worcester is a pretty fun city ...Read full comment
... Worcester isnt too bad of a city and a train ride away from Boston ...Read full comment
... rumors cleared up: Worcester is a huge college city with many, many colleges in it ...Read full comment
WPI is a great university for students interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) fields who want an intensive, project based ...Read full comment
... So yeah, I basically have wasted a year of my life in this dump of a city ...Read full comment
... Social Life + Extracurricular Activities + Surrounding City: I actually had a social life in freshman year ...Read full comment
... Yes, the city of Worcester is far from world-class ...Read full comment
... The Worcester City is boring but if you are really get involved in campus community and if you get absorbed in WPI's challenging courses, you wil...Read full comment
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