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George Washington University

Breakdown of “Friendliness” at GWU

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentB+
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA-
Civil EngineeringD+
Computer ScienceB+
Electrical EngineeringC
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA-
Geography and GeosciencesB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Interior DesignA+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B+
Mechanical EngineeringB
Music - PerformanceA-
Political ScienceB
PreLaw and LegalA-
PreMed and MedicalA+
Public HealthA-

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... You will attract friendly, non pretentious students if you seek them out ...Read full comment
... Vernon and I got lots of extra help and friendly profs ...Read full comment
... Once you get there you'll notice everyone is completely unfriendly and self-absorbed ...Read full comment
... If you can't stand urban environments, this certainly is not the school for you, but this campus is largely centralized and pedestrian-friendly (...Read full comment
... Students: Many of the blurbs I have read on this site are not friendly to the kids at GW, so let me give you the real story ...Read full comment
... The student body is condescending and incredibly unfriendly, the faculty honestly doesn't care about you at all and neither does the administrati...Read full comment
... People are generally friendly, and there are a lot of different extracurriculars to chose from if you choose to get involved ...Read full comment
... The faculty in the language departments are extremely nice and friendly, and are the reason that I applied to the University ...Read full comment
... The key is to make friends in the beginning- you've got to be really friendly the moment you move in ...Read full comment
... Though the faculty in my specific department were friendly and seemed to care (I studied a foreign language), the rest were not very approachable...Read full comment
... Most everyone here is down to earth and beyond friendly ...Read full comment
... Sure, you can find great friends and people here, but the majority of the students are unfriendly and self centered ...Read full comment
... Don't let that get to you, people here are generally nice and friendly as long as you make an effort to meet them in this fast-paced environment ...Read full comment
... But for every person like that, there are 3 people that are friendly, kind and interesting ...Read full comment
... A lot of wealthy kids go here but I agree with prior reviews, if you give it a little time, you can meet interesting, friendly people ...Read full comment
... The key is to make friends in the beginning- you've got to be really friendly the moment you move in ...Read full comment
... Almost uniformly, they paint a picture of the GW students as: arrogant, rude, elitist, condescending, unfriendly, pretentious, and even downright...Read full comment
... The faculty in the language departments are extremely nice and friendly, and are the reason that I applied to the University ...Read full comment
... The Students are often determined, clever, and friendly, but are just as often snooty, condescending, and self-absorbed ...Read full comment
... The students are friendly for the most part ...Read full comment
... I want to go to a good school that will educate me, have a reputation that supports my success and has a friendly community ...Read full comment
... the vast majority of students are down to earth, and very friendly ...Read full comment
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