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Iona College

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at Iona

By Gender
By Major
Business - Management and AdministrationC
Computer EngineeringC-
Computer ScienceC-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)F
Political ScienceF

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Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Iona College
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Marist College
University of Connecticut

Surrounding City

... New Rochelle is a nasty city and I tend not to venture out into it, as it is very unsafe, seedy and has a lot of bars which provide the social ac...Read full comment
... The social life is a mix between house parties, hitting the city and local bar's ...Read full comment
... The students think they are from the City and sadly the faculty at times cannot be botherred to teach ...Read full comment
... I attended Iona College due to Iona's proximity to metro cities, including NY City, White Plains, Stamford, etc ...Read full comment
... Students who are happy to stay in at night and sit around, or can pay to go into the city for fun ...Read full comment
... If you're a rich white kid from a small town in upstate NY or Connecticut then you will be sure to like it, but if you're an inner city kid from ...Read full comment
... I had no extra money to go to the city at Iona - paying those rates ...Read full comment
... Iona's social life is dull, New Rochelle -is a boring city ...Read full comment
... You will come to find that everyone packs up and goes home on the weekends, and unless you go into the city there is nothing to do ...Read full comment
... Most people decide to skip their lectures and head to New York City for a break ...Read full comment
... New York city was only a quick train ride away ...Read full comment
... I wanted to go to a small college, close to the city, so I chose Iona ...Read full comment
... If you wanted to walk to the train station to get a train to New York City, the surrounding area isn't that safe ...Read full comment
... Iona sells you on being close to the NY city, but where are the jobs ...Read full comment
... For a college, so close to New York City and other Metro-areas - they are so backwards in creating corporate partnerships ...Read full comment
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