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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Florida Atlantic University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Samantha from Coral Springs, FL
  • 34 out of 34 people found this review helpful

This University has an extremely high academic level. Professors are dedicated, and provide their students with all necessary material for them to have a complete understanding of their subject. Many classes include discussions, or online sections, that are given in addition to the typical lesson, to allow students to completely comprehend all the information taught. Furthermore, numerous courses will also have specific tutoring classes, offered for free, to clarify any questions that students might develop throughout the semester.

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  • Yves from Boca Raton, FL
  • Oct-18-2014 I am a current student here

    FAU is large campus that has a variety of extracurriculars and on/off campus programs as well as offices to help you succeed. I have never been to a college that has so many different things to do after hours. Additionally, the administration has a wide range of stores and buildings here you would find in a city or neighborhood such as a pharmacy, counseling office, dentist, several different restaurants, and even a bank.

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  • taylor
  • Oct-13-2014 I am a current student here

    It truly is a beautiful campus with the beach close by.

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  • V. from Coral Springs, FL
  • Oct-04-2014 I am a current student here

    FAU is a relatively small college but has an amazing faculty and staff always willing to assist you. The new President is already making so many changes that will expose the full potential of the school. Everyone is friendly and awesome. Very happy to have started my career at FAU.

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  • Delaney from Boca Raton, FL
  • Oct-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Florida Atlantic University is an positive, fun, young and growing campus! It gets better every year, FAU organizations are always having awesome events and having famous guest. I highly recommend FAU if you love being around a diverse community that loves to have fun while they succeed!

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  • Kira McManus from Boca Raton, FL
  • Sep-03-2014 I am a current student here

    Florida Atlantic University is an amazing academic institution with much cultural diversity, rigorous academics, and elite academic programs. The campus I attend has a very vast and diverse student population of 30,000 and is the perfect fit for students that prefer smaller and more intimate schools. The rich academic atmosphere and the extensive cultural diversity makes this school stand out.

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  • Namrita from Tamarac, FL
  • Aug-20-2014 I am a past student here

    There are major differences in quality of experience, school requirements, diversity, and atmosphere/culture depending on which campus you attend. Boca and Davie are more diverse and offer more opportunities than the small Jupiter campus. Know whether or not you are required to stay in a dorm.

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  • Natalie
  • Aug-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Do not attend if you are a math or science major. Teachers hardly speak english. Nightlife is decent.

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  • Lebaron from Hollywood, FL
  • Jul-23-2014 I am a current student here

    The university is expanding and has some really good programs. The academic community at FAU is diverse and full of energy from each department. The school wants you to succeed.

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  • Jess
  • May-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Florida Atlantic University is home to diverse group of students; students that come from a plethora of various states and countries and all walks of life. The campus is a good size; you could get from one end of the campus to the other in just ten minutes. There are a lot of different courses that are offered and the professors are great.

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  • Brandon from Jupiter, FL
  • May-20-2014 I am a current student here

    FAU is a nice university which presents many research opportunities, especially in the sciences. This university is diverse and has many different types of people from all over the globe, so it is great to meet new people and to network with those a lot different from you. FAU also is right in the middle of major cities in South Florida, so if you like to be busy and always be in the middle of action, this is a great place.

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