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Knox College

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at Knox

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By Gender
MalesA-
FemalesB+
By Major
AccountingF
AnthropologyA-
ArchaeologyB
Art & Design DepartmentB
BiologyB
ChemistryB+
CommunicationsA+
Computer ScienceA+
EconomicsA-
EducationA-
EnglishA-
FinanceA-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A-
JournalismA-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B-
Music - PerformanceA
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceC-
OtherA
Perfomance ArtsA-
PhilosophyB+
PhysicsA+
Political ScienceB+
PreMed and MedicalB
PsychologyA-
Public PolicyA+
UndecidedB-

Against similar schools

Campus Aesthetics compared with similar schools in class.

Knox College
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
Cornell University
 A
Yale University
 A-
Princeton University
 A-
New York University
 B-
Brown University
 A-
Stanford University
 A
F
A+

Campus Aesthetics

... Campus is beautiful ...Read full comment
... I had suitemates who spread untrue rumors about me and others all over campus during my freshman year ...Read full comment
... That was also my impression of most everyone else on campus ...Read full comment
... Add to this the diversity and free spirited attitude of the student body, the high caliber of professors, the fantastic course offerings and all ...Read full comment
... That said, the Greek life on campus is unlike that at most other colleges and universities, and many of the parties they throw are open to the e...Read full comment
... My thoughts on Knox College as a sophomore: - While I do enjoy the campus, Kox is starting to go downhill ...Read full comment
... The campus isn't very good looking ...Read full comment
... The historic buildings and open campus form a great atmosphere, and the surrounding town offers plenty to do ...Read full comment
... That said, the Greek life on campus is unlike that at most other colleges and universities, and many of the parties they throw are open to the e...Read full comment
... Kids were mugged outside my window, burglars ran across campus to escape police, rooms were broken into, and Knox is scrambling to figure out...Read full comment
... On the plus side, the campus is small but beautiful, especially Old Main and the library ...Read full comment
... Campus life is active, there are parties every weekend as well as athletic events, club events, theatre/dance productions and what ...Read full comment
... A huge number of students have been mugged and robbed, just this last week 2 students were mugged ON CAMPUS ...Read full comment
... With little time for social activities due to my schedule, having so many cool things to do right on campus ideal ...Read full comment
... Also, at the beginning of the year we had the famous Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko come and spend three days on the campus, giving talks and r...Read full comment
... The campus isn't very good looking ...Read full comment
... The campus is very unsafe and very often you will find the police chasing after suspects right across campus ...Read full comment
... The tours of the school are great and they reel you in but once there, there is no social life unless you want to do drugs which is quite preval...Read full comment
... I had suitemates who spread untrue rumors about me and others all over campus during my freshman year ...Read full comment
... it is one of the campus jobs ...Read full comment
... Going to THE campus counselor or a professor is not always the best thing for a student in crisis to do ...Read full comment
... Yes, Galesburg is small and by no means impressive, but I think many students constantly complain about the town or about how they feel trapped w...Read full comment
... it is one of the campus jobs ...Read full comment
... Campus - To put it simply, the Knox campus is inspiration itself ...Read full comment
... I have learned to work with different people from all kinds of backgrounds due to the diversity on campus ...Read full comment
... Everyone on campus, students, faculty, staff, did everything they could to help make my transition a pleasant one ...Read full comment
... Furthermore, there will also be safety issues on every campus, as it is impossible to control a large, centralized group of youths in a community...Read full comment
... I really feel like I can affect change on campus, even in just small ways ...Read full comment
... the whole campus is part of a ghost town and anyone can walk in and out as they please ...Read full comment
... it is one of the campus jobs ...Read full comment
... i choose the school based on it's size and the feeling i got from being on campus ...Read full comment
... The trimesters and social experiences on this campus can sometimes be a little overwhelming but they provide so much opportunity to grow both in ...Read full comment
... If you do decide to come here, do not leave campus ...Read full comment
... I am extremely bothered by the negative reviews, especially regarding diversity and campus safety ...Read full comment
... Knox has provided me with all the benefits of a small liberal arts college (student/professor ratio, residential campus, lots of opportunities to ...Read full comment
... I really like the campus, the students and the faculty ...Read full comment
... The campus isn't very good looking ...Read full comment
... it is one of the campus jobs ...Read full comment
... there are greeks and non-greeks, but the greek system is a positive part of campus ...Read full comment
... When you're enjoying a picnic on the lawn, the trees are beginning to turn yellow, and you just finished Pumphandle, a Knox tradition where you sh...Read full comment
... This place is amazing, with tons of stuff to do out on and off campus, and I have had an amazing experience here ...Read full comment
... Galesburg, Illinois, being the conservative racist place that it is--feels like the Alabama bible belt, full of churches and lawns waving confede...Read full comment
... The financial aid packages are fantastic, meaning not everyone is a rich white kid (although there are a fair number of those, too), and you meet...Read full comment
... There is always plenty to do on campus, and although we do work hard during the week, we know how to party harder on the weekends ...Read full comment
... As for me, I had one incredibly horrible experience on this campus that has ruined my time here thus far ...Read full comment
... since there are only 1,000 students on the campus, by the end you end up knowing every one ...Read full comment
... POSITIVE ASPECTS: -great professors, really involved and helpful, at least the ones I worked with, -beautiful campus with character (though ...Read full comment
... Knox is very cheap when it comes to improving the campus or buying any additional equipment ...Read full comment
... poor education standards as mentioned in previous reviews, "incompetent" professors situated in a ghost town very few resources on campus stud...Read full comment
... There's also nothing to do on campus, once again because Knox is poor and can't afford anything ...Read full comment
... Yes, Galesburg is small and by no means impressive, but I think many students constantly complain about the town or about how they feel trapped w...Read full comment
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