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Northwestern University

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at Northwestern

By Gender
By Major
Business - Management and AdministrationA
Chemical EngineeringA+
Civil EngineeringA-
Computer EngineeringA-
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Industrial Operations EngineeringA-
Mechanical EngineeringA
Music - Composition/TheoryA+
Music - PerformanceB
Perfomance ArtsC
Political ScienceA
PreMed and MedicalA-
PreVet and VeterinaryA
Public PolicyA+

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Campus Aesthetics

... I liked Northwestern's: motivated students, arts activities, range of courses, quarter system, Res College life, campus, location near Chicag...Read full comment
... The social life also left much to be desired--the Greek system is a big part of campus, and if you're not part of that, you have to work a littl...Read full comment
... Dining on campus leaves much to be desired ...Read full comment
... pros: - the first suburb outside of a major city; chicago is easily accessible - big 10 sports - an incredible swimming and athletic facility (...Read full comment
... What the campus does need is wireless access that actually works and is conveniently accessible ...Read full comment
... I applied early-decision because Northwestern had it all for me -- an excellent reputation, great departments across the board, and a beautiful ca...Read full comment
... Live off-campus or join a frat as food and dorms are very over-priced (1100-1300 a month for a shitty dorm room with over-achieving RA's running...Read full comment
... As a transfer student, I never recieved an adequate tour of the campus, nor insightful information, like were is health services ect ...Read full comment
... It has the best of both worlds - a campus in a suburban town but just 25 minutes from downtown Chicago ...Read full comment
... The facilities are top-notch and the campus itself is beautiful ...Read full comment
... While the campus is beautiful and having Chicago close by it great, my overall experience has been a huge disappointment ...Read full comment
... What the campus does need is wireless access that actually works and is conveniently accessible ...Read full comment
... When you get past the horrible, dangerous and expensive town, the terrible, indifferent administration, and the ugliest campus I've ever seen ou...Read full comment
... The kids would rather study or join a campus club than just go out and have fun ...Read full comment
... The students are friendly and critical thinkers meaning there's a lot of enlightening conversation going on around campus ...Read full comment
... Campus housing is ridiculous and just looking to cram as many students as possible into their roach-infested, crumbling old buildings ...Read full comment
... It has the best of both worlds - a campus in a suburban town but just 25 minutes from downtown Chicago ...Read full comment
... Now that I am about 2 quarters in to my first year, I can say that I have not made any friends and have not once had a good time on campus ...Read full comment
... I loved the classes, the campus, Chicago ...Read full comment
... While it certainly is a problem who people who know Greek is not for them, I just want to point out that a majority of the campus is still non-gr...Read full comment
... For instance, the University is slow to act on matters of campus safety while more and more students are left to be assaulted ...Read full comment
... Unlike what most have said about the lack of social interaction among students, I believe that you can still strike up a conversation with random ...Read full comment
... Also, the campus kicks ass ...Read full comment
... Things I remember fondly: Great professors, beautiful campus, Chicago, fellow geeks in marching band, plentiful and cheap entertainment ...Read full comment
... Beautiful campus, good facilities, including dorms, right on Lake Michigan ...Read full comment
... I don't want to stereotype North campus, but I think it helps to stay away and stick to South ...Read full comment
... It's about the world's most beautiful campus, though, if you throw out the library, and every day that it's sunny, I just have to look up and sm...Read full comment
... The campus has the shape of an elongated rectangle which contributes to poor centralization of any social activities ...Read full comment
... I've always had tons of friends from all sorts of backgrounds, but since coming here I have found only a select few people who I can stand talkin...Read full comment
... It was definitely not my first choice when I was a senior in high school, and I'm not entirely sure what it was about the university (website, pr...Read full comment
... I love the programs, the students, the professors and the campus ...Read full comment
... A campus visit is in order for anyone who's considering attending ...Read full comment
... People here come from different backgrounds, ethically and financially ...Read full comment
... Between the top-notch academics, Big Ten sports, the beautiful campus, and close proximity to a world class city, you cannot ask for much more ....Read full comment
... The facilities are top-notch and the campus itself is beautiful ...Read full comment
... THe party scene is lacking, unless you live on North Campus ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful ...Read full comment
... The things that make me remember NU fondly: Great professors, beautiful campus, Chicago, fellow geeks in marching band, plentiful and cheap enter...Read full comment
... I think the rudest thing was, the college had offered a free campus tour the summer before to acquaint yourself as a new student with the camp...Read full comment
... The students are great, financial aid is tops, the campus is beautiful, and the university as a whole is unparallel ...Read full comment
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