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Northwestern University

Economics Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 18/6
Student Surveys
(in Economics)
Males: 19, Females: 5
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.2

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Northwestern University
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Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.3 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


There are lots of complaints about how Northwestern is dominated by the greek scene. While it certainly is a problem who people who know Greek is not ...
Great school!
I am glad to be at Northwestern, but sometimes I wish I was in an environment where I could interact with more students interested in their major. Nor...
Northwestern has a lot of clubs. I would sum up the qhole university culture by pointing out that for my blood drive club we had more "Chairs" (public...
Northwestern is a great school. The substance of the eduction and the reputation of the institution has served me well throughout my like, both in te...
NU has a lot of issues with the jerk Bienen (president), who only cares about increasing the size of the endowment and the tuition bills simultaneousl...
Keep in mind that everyone's college experience is different, but here are some things that I wish I had known before I chose to go here. 1) Greek...
To be honest, Northwestern wasn't one of my top choices when I submitted my college applications. I applied to an Ivy ED and got rejected. Then I plac...
Definetely Read This. I am actually writing this while on vacation in a 3rd world country with poor internet access because I want new students to ge...
Northwestern has a lot of clubs. I would sum up the qhole university culture by pointing out that for my blood drive club we had more "Chairs" (public...
Northwestern has a very broad range of opportunities; academically, socially and extracurricularly, you will find yourself availed of worthwile endeav...
I came to Illinois with that nervousness you have when you remove yourself from your comfort zone. I had no idea what to expect from NU, and after a y...
Come to NU if you are either into Theater and the Arts, Greek Life, or an Athlete. You will have a great all around experience.
Great school, the Baccaulerate/MD program is great and helps the transition to medical school.
Northwestern was absolutely wonderful. The student body is amazing, and everyone had something more than just an SAT score or class rank to contribute...
WHAT IS WITH THE BAD REVIEWS? After reading all these bad reviews of NU, I'm ashamed that of saying that these reviewers are my classmates. I am w...
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