StudentsReview :: Randolph College - Extra Detail about the Comment
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Hollins University -- Roanoke, VA
Mary Washington College -- Fredericksburg, VA
Saint Mary's College of California -- Moraga, CA


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


Randolph College

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityB- Faculty AccessibilityB+
Useful SchoolworkC Excess CompetitionC
Academic SuccessA- Creativity/ InnovationC
Individual ValueB- University Resource UseB+
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyA FriendlinessB-
Campus MaintenanceB Social LifeC+
Surrounding CityD Extra CurricularsD+
SafetyA+
Describes the student body as:
Friendly, Arrogant, Approachable, Snooty, Closeminded

Describes the faculty as:
Friendly, Helpful, Arrogant, Condescending, Self Absorbed

Male
SAT2040
Quite Bright
Lowest Rating
Surrounding City
D
Highest Rating
Safety
A+
He cares more about Extra Curriculars than the average student.
Date: Nov 19 2013
Major: PreMed and Medical (This Major's Salary over time)
Sigh…Randolph College…My first semester is coming to a close, and I find myself with a feeling of exasperation and depressing wastefulness. I'm sure there are a lot of great professors here, but in some departments, especially science, there are very limited choices and those choices are not the best.

Picking classes for your schedule is difficult since there is a limited number of courses offered, and you can get stuck taking a class with a awful professor at an awful time.

My English professor was incredibly intelligent and knowledgeable on his subject, but he had a disgustingly condescending attitude and a rude disregard for my class.

The social scene is very very divided between athletes and non-athletes. About half the student body is on a sports team, and the other half is a bunch of weirdos. It's just depressing.

If you aren't an athlete or feel like you're a Randolph "original," as the slogan goes, then please don't come here.

The college is unheard of and I doubt a degree from here holds much weight. While there are good things happening here, you've really gotta fit into the particular Randolph type of person to expect to enjoy your time here.

You probably applied here out of curiosity and they probably gave you a really tempting financial aid deal to lure you in…If you consider yourself a normal and chill person, DON'T TAKE IT. Go to community college for a couple years and then transfer into UVA or George Mason or something. Seriously. You've been warned.

Ask a Question or add a response!
Compare RandolphSave Randolph