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The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Biology Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 14/7
Student Surveys
(in Biology)
Males: 12, Females: 9
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.3

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
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Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.0 High
Actual difficulty:4.0 High
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities


Though there are many friendly faculty, the majority are completely unhelpful. There are too many 10000-person lectures. If you enjoy endless memoriza...
I love the University of Michigan. There's no where I'd rather be. Ann Arbor is a great town, most people are very nice, there is lots of diversity,...
I believe that attending the University of Michigan was a mistake. The name of the U of M is good for football but not for academics. It did not hel...
Actually BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING I have really enjoyed my time here. The curve works real well for me because it means I don't have to work that hard ...
College is not just about school- it's important, but it's more important to participate in interesting activities that you will not be able to when o...
You are just a number until you make some friends, then U of M seems very small and friendly.
I have started reading these reviews as my high school son approaches applying to college. I attended U of M as a premedical student coming from a v...
I majored in Biology and Economics. While the grad, law, med, & engin schools are well ranked, the largest and oldest college on campus(LSA) has be...
Like others have said, if you're out-of-state and from your average town, Ann Arbor is a tough place to be in. I came from an upper-middle class fami...
At first, I was afraid that this school would be way too big for me, but now that I am here, it doesn't seem large at all. So far, I am just taking a ...
Overall, great college experience. Must be self directed because no one (except your parents) will care if you fail. Good mix of academic rigor and so...
Great college and location for someone who is independent and goal directed. The opportunity that one has as a student at U of M is boundless. I loved...
I hated my experience at the University of Michigan. This school sets the standards yet too high yet the resources cannot help. If you take Organic ...
When I decided to go to the University of Michigan last year, I expected to less than thrilled. I was convinced that I belonged at NYU or Colum...
The university sounded nice and friendly at first. But once, you are in, you realize the arrogant, competitive, rude, and self-absorbed nature of almo...
Tests do not cover material given in lecture. Professors are unapproachable and unavailable. Students are unfriendly. I wish I had gone to another sch...
This school is not for people of color. Well, not for BLACK people. It seems like every other race is accepted at this school. I think the biggest pro...
This school is the best place to be if you want to get a head in life.
Not very many positives I can honestly say about the school, in my senior year and still thinking about transferring. Parents wouldn't let me transfer...
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