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Evergreen State College

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityD- Faculty AccessibilityA-
Useful SchoolworkC+ Excess CompetitionD-
Academic SuccessD+ Creativity/ InnovationA+
Individual ValueC+ University Resource UseB
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyB FriendlinessA
Campus MaintenanceB+ Social LifeC
Surrounding CityC Extra CurricularsB
SafetyB
Describes the student body as:
Friendly, Arrogant, Closeminded

Describes the faculty as:
Self Absorbed

Male
Quite Bright
Lowest Rating
Educational Quality
D-
Highest Rating
Creativity/ Innovation
A+
He cares more about Excess Competition than the average student.
Date: Mar 05 2009
Major: Unknown (This Major's Salary over time)
Evergreen is a really pleasant idea. Like communism. Works on paper, but people's natural inclination towards laziness takes over. If you're very self motivated, and have a pretty clear academic goal from the get-go (which you won't if you're 18). Otherwise you can just make stuff up on your papers, do interpretive dance in lieu of actual research or analysis, or just fly to south America on your parent's dime and turn in your travel blog for credit. You'll probably get it. That sounds like a ludicrous claim but those are 3 separate examples I know of that happened. And you know what? your professors will never say anything rude about you on your eval, and you can be all gushy about them on theirs, and everyone feels great.

On an administrative level, it's just another bureaucratic state school. you'll run into the same red-tape bull that you would at any other state school.

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