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Hamilton College

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at Hamilton

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By Gender
MalesA-
FemalesA-
By Major
AnthropologyA+
ArchaeologyB
BiologyA-
ChemistryA
Computer ScienceB-
EconomicsA-
Engineering DepartmentA-
EnglishB
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A+
MathA
OtherA
PhilosophyA-
Political ScienceA-
PreDent and DentistryA
PsychologyA-
Public PolicyA-
Religion/ReligiousA-
SociologyA+
UndecidedB-

Against similar schools

Campus Aesthetics compared with similar schools in class.

Hamilton College
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 A-

Colgate University
 A+
Cornell University
 A
Harvard University
 B+
Brown University
 A-
Middlebury College
 A
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 C+
F
A+

Campus Aesthetics

... I knew from the moment I visited the Hamilton College campus that it was the place for me ...Read full comment
... Ham appears more intellectual than Colgate, campus as beautiful in a different way which is why I chose Ham over Colgate and Bates ...Read full comment
... Urban lovers and big campus lovers can go somewhere else ...Read full comment
... Frats run the party scene but without housing it keeps most parties on campus ...Read full comment
... Almost everybody walks around with a smile and you can't walk from one side of campus to the other without saying "hi" to ten different people ....Read full comment
... There is a service that provides transportation to key areas off campus like the mall, the theater, etc ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful and cozy and the classes are top notch ...Read full comment
... Same people, dull campus climate, same professors (some good, some self-absorbed, some scarce), apathetic student body, and isolation in every d...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful and the isolation I think fosters a strong campus environment ...Read full comment
... Therearen't many opportunities to live on a goreous campus in beautiful dorms with amazingly talented people ...Read full comment
... The small campus and student body make it difficult to get a sense of the real world when most everyone here is the same ...Read full comment
... For example - what other college has created a campus wide snowman building competition ...Read full comment
... But greek life at hamilton is diff than greek life at other schools, the greeks are obligated to throw campus wide parties every weekend which ...Read full comment
... Cigarette butts litter the campus ...Read full comment
... The campus is nice, I've taken some good classes and we've had some notable speakers, but the white/upperclass image gets very tiring here and t...Read full comment
... It is a very preppy campus, and when you get here, it feels a bit like if you don't own those hideous Ugg boots, you're going to be shunned ...Read full comment
... There are countless research opportunities, study abroad programs, clubs and organizations of all shapes and sizes, and entertainment and lectur...Read full comment
... Cigarette butts litter the campus ...Read full comment
... Of course I could ramble on and on about how beautiful the campus is, how impressive the academics are, etc ...Read full comment
... Everything you hear about the weather is true - it absolutely sucks, the surroundings are isolated and rural (as if the campus being on a steep ...Read full comment
... Whether its intramural sports, a quidditch match, or an improv performance, there is always something to do on Hamilton's campus ...Read full comment
... On one slow, winter weekend when the Hill was filled with snow, the Dean of Students challenged the campus to make snowmen, awarding the creators...Read full comment
... As an admittedly snobbish brat myself, I deliberately selected Hamilton based on its aesthetically outstanding campus and preppy quality ...Read full comment
... I chose to make friends with a great variety of people from all backgrounds and from countries all around the world ...Read full comment
... The warmth that all members of the community have showed is indicative of the mentality of everyone on the campus ...Read full comment
... clinton (the surrounding town) blows, but there are parties around campus thursday through sunday if you know where to look ...Read full comment
... However the strong academics can't make up for the lack of social options on and off campus ...Read full comment
... This means that the campus is farely isolated, but the students seem to make up for it and vcreate their own fun ...Read full comment
... There aren't going to be any blossoming romances that develop with new and exotic people who you go for walks with through the Glen and througho...Read full comment
... Oh, and there is a fascist campus police presence too, complete with a individual-rights-suppressing college kangaroo court judicial system (that...Read full comment
... Though the majority of the people may be very accepting and non-judgemental, there are few groups on campus who are extremely discriminatory aga...Read full comment
... There are a ton of student-run clubs on campus, and the College enthusiastically supports students who want to start new ones ...Read full comment
... I do have to say, though, that there were moments where I sat back and wondered if there was *anyone* on campus who actually had a real-world pe...Read full comment
... The brochures and campus tours are completely inaccurate and say nothing about the true life here at boring, remote Hamilton ...Read full comment
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