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The State University of New York Binghamton

Breakdown of “Social Life” at SUNYB

By Gender
By Major
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Computer EngineeringB-
Computer ScienceB
Electrical EngineeringD+
Engineering DepartmentC
Geography and GeosciencesC+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B+
Mechanical EngineeringB-
Music - Composition/TheoryD+
Music - PerformanceD+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA+
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceB+
Political ScienceB
PreLaw and LegalA-
PreMed and MedicalB-
Urban PlanningA-

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State University of New York Binghamton
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Social Life

... If you are not outgoing it is difficult to make friends and don't expect to have a social circle by your 2nd semester ...Read full comment
... Social scene ...Read full comment
... Social life on campus is nonexistent for me ...Read full comment
... My Binghamton contacts really help me to this day, in the work force, socially and across the NY metro region where the school has a very solid r...Read full comment
... social scene is cliquey ...Read full comment
... There are SO many opportunities at Binghamton in academics, extracurriculars, and on the social scene that it boggles my mind how anyone who want...Read full comment
... Binghamton is a great school that provides many academic and social opportunities ...Read full comment
... Binghamton is average or better than average in terms of the social life students have ...Read full comment
... Awful university, social life is very very bad ...Read full comment
... Area/Social Life: Binghamton is a dying city ...Read full comment
... If you are generally friendly and social ...Read full comment
... Overall the social life sucks here ...Read full comment
... The social life at Binghamton is horrible, to put in mildly ...Read full comment
... People are very friendly, and one might say that the most social dorms on campus are in the newing community ...Read full comment
... ) Mountainview is a high-quality place to live as well, though it ranks a little less on the social side and the hills make it a pretty inconvenie...Read full comment
... It does provide a quality education, but there are many things about this university, particularly socially, that range from sucky to just plain...Read full comment
... Socially, Binghamton is pretty bad ...Read full comment
... Many frat kids live in Newing, and although it may seem like a good idea to join a frat here based on the lack of social life most frat kids here...Read full comment
... If you anti-social your not going to love it here ...Read full comment
... CIW is very social while those who are in Hinman never expect to fall in love with it the way they do by the end of the year ...Read full comment
... The social life here isn't that bad ...Read full comment
... I was personally not very active socially, but there certainly is plenty to do on that area ...Read full comment
... So really the social life is terrible,most people I know wouldnt want to be in any of those groups ...Read full comment
... The social life on campus is pretty good ...Read full comment
... also ther social life here is great ...Read full comment
... Besides social life, the classes are huge and you are nothing but a number to the professor ...Read full comment
... And as far as the social life and ostracizing of NY "regions," this sounds a little ridiculous to me ...Read full comment
... Don't expect there to a be a grand social life or a high standard of living when you are only paying $13,000 a semester to go here ...Read full comment
... People that don't like Binghamton's social scene are people that sit in their dorm rooms and except people and activities to come to them ...Read full comment
... If you're from NYC or westchester like most students here, let's face it, the city of binghamton is not going to match that in regards to social...Read full comment
... The social scene here blows, it is very repetitive ...Read full comment
... One negative recollection is that I honestly wished the campus was more socially and politically active ...Read full comment
... It gave me the opportunity to meet a wealth of people and have a prosperous social life ...Read full comment
... Binghamton's social life is actually so much fun ...Read full comment
... Also if you're shy or withdrawn it is more than difficult to make friends here because lots of cliques come here and people don't bother to make...Read full comment
... The important things are social anyway and everyone here sticks with their high school friends ...Read full comment
... PS if you get stuck living in the shithole they call Newing, be prepared to join a frat or sorority or say goodbye to a social life b/c you are ...Read full comment
... And as for social life ...Read full comment
... Basically, unless your really social and luck out with your living space you wont make friends ...Read full comment
... Overall the social life sucks here ...Read full comment
... Overall, the social life blows ...Read full comment
... Bing has a lot to offer socially ...Read full comment
... It has the social life, religious environment, and of course the academics that I had been looking for ...Read full comment
... You can work the system, do nothing and get decent grades and spend all your freetime at the rat or you can take advantage of the many resources, ...Read full comment
... Socially, the students are very cliquey most are from nyc/ long island and have known each other from high school ...Read full comment
... I would recommend Binghamton to anyone looking for a very good, affordable education and a heathly social life ...Read full comment
... Not a very socially-conscious lifestyle for most kids except for the extreme hippies whose voices are stifled by the administration anyway ...Read full comment
... Personally, the frat concept is the stupidest thing I have ever known in my life, the thing is that you are paying each semester 100 $ or more fo...Read full comment
... It's very unsocial and the professors don't seem to care ...Read full comment
... The students are friendly, the social life is great and I am getting a quality, affordable education ...Read full comment
... But social aspects aside, this school is terrible ...Read full comment
... If you're a social person, this school won't be too bad for you ...Read full comment
... Social/Cultural - This is pretty much largely a party school ...Read full comment
... The BEST things about Binghamton, aside from it being cheap: There are amazing opportunties in the surrounding area, ESPECIALLY for social sci...Read full comment
... Social life here comes down to luck and where you live, at least in your first year ...Read full comment
The State University of New York Binghamton
The State University of New York Binghamton

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