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Pomona College

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityA Faculty AccessibilityA+
Useful SchoolworkA Excess CompetitionA-
Academic SuccessA+ Creativity/ InnovationA-
Individual ValueA+ University Resource UseB+
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyA- FriendlinessA-
Campus MaintenanceA- Social LifeC
Surrounding CityC Extra CurricularsB
SafetyA-
Describes the student body as:
Friendly, Arrogant, Approachable

Describes the faculty as:
Friendly, Helpful

Female
SAT1530
Quite Bright
Lowest Rating
Social Life
C
Highest Rating
Faculty Accessibility
A+
She cares more about Social Life than the average student.
Date: Aug 14 2005
Major: History/Histories (art history/etc.) (This Major's Salary over time)
Academically speaking, Pomona is excellent, although quite demanding. You are relatively free to pursue a more personalized course of study, and the general atmosphere tends towards laid back. Small class sizes no doubt contribute to good faculty accessibility. The administraton, including the deans, are also easily accessible. If you choose to, you can easily get personal assistance from the faculty or staff.

The social life does leave much to be desired, however, due to the small student population and the local area. Most people lack cars, so getting out of Claremont (a necessity for your sanity) can be a chore. On-campus socialization involves mainly small group get-togethers and some larger school-sponsored parties on weekends. These parties aren't so great if you're not into dancing to bad music while drinking bad beer. At least the beer is free…

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