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Academic Rigor
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Bang for the buck
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Most Helpful Review for Appalachian State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Lauren from Myrtle Beach , SC
  • 38 out of 40 people found this review helpful

Appalachian State is not your typical college learning experience. When I was searching for the right college I was really looking for a school that not only prepared me academically for life after college but also taught me things that aren't written in textbooks. At Appalachian you definitely get both learning experiences. The professors are great and actually care if you do well. Most of the fellow students are like-minded and similarly motivated to be well accomplished. Overall, Appalachian offers the perfect well-rounded college experience that prepares your for both the work force and life general.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jul-06-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is stunning. Boone people don't want college kids there. It feels like vacation town.

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  • Prince from Boone, NC
  • Apr-12-2014 I am a current student here

    The Campus is a 9.9/10. The Scholastics is a 9/10. The professors get a 8.5/10, because some ruin it for others.

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  • anonymous
  • Apr-06-2014 I am a current student here

    The people are welcoming. The weather is unpredictable. The academics are sufficient.

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  • Talley from Hayesville, NC
  • Apr-05-2014 I am a current student here

    I love being part of the App family. Class life is great and the professors tend to genuinely care. The student body is friendly and welcoming.

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  • Sarah from Mebane, NC
  • Mar-27-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I would rate Appalachian State University a 8 out of 10. I toured the campus and I received a better understanding of the school that I will be attending. The tour mentors, the staff, and the students who attend the school were very helpful in teaching me about furthering my educational career path in the Fall of 2014.

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  • Annebel from Brentwood, TN
  • Mar-22-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is absolutely stunning, and there is lots of opportunity for camping and hiking and the like.

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  • CK from Raleigh, NC
  • Mar-11-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    App is a very welcoming community with a plethora of opportunities, even for underclassmen. The campus feels very laid back and encourages outdoor activities and active student life. The Honors College also seems to give lots of personal attention to its students.

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  • Bekah from Wendell, NC
  • Feb-19-2014 I am a current student here

    The school is very relaxing. I have enjoyed all the classes and everyone i have met, but make sure there are things youre interested in here because boone doesnt have a lot of options of places to go on the weekend. Its a lovely school though.

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  • Lola from Connellys Springs, NC
  • Feb-16-2014 I am a current student here

    The students are friendly and eclectic. The professors want to know your name and help you out. The campus is beautiful and inviting!

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  • Che from Statesville, NC
  • Feb-12-2014 I am a current student here

    Academically challenging depending on majors due to departmental professors with different views on what knowledge to gain. The campus is huge and expect bipolar weathers every thirty minutes. Great place to interact with social diversity of all nations.

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