The classes offered at Gustavus are well structured but also very fun and interesting. Most of the classes are based off of class participation which allows for students to give their opinions and ask questions even in the middle of a lecture. Although the classes are challenging, especially those that are specific to a certain major, the professors are very open and are available at different times during the week to offer help and further explanation. The pace of the classes within a semester is sometimes overwhelming but at the same time it is possible to keep...
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Gustavus is a place where a beautiful sense of community is fostered, while students are encouraged to be themselves and explore their passions and ideas. Gustavus is the right fit for you if you want to be involved and gain life long friends while you learn.» Read More
Gustavus is a small quiet college in the middle of farm country. It is a party school, so there is a lot going on during weekends and vacation time on campus. Classes are interesting, but try to avoid 8am classes, they are hard to stay awake for!» Read More
Gustavus is a place that prides itself on it's sense of community. However a lot of people believe that college who advertise that say that it sounds like a lot of hot air designed just to attract students. Now that I actually go here, I can say for sure, that they are not.» Read More
This is a great college about an hour south of the Twin Cities, which is far enough away from home to totally immerse yourself in the college experience, but also close enough to allow you to go home for special occasions, holidays, birthdays, etc. Living in the dorms provides you with the opportunity to meet many other students, and develop long lasting friendships. The professors are very knowledgeable in their field, as well as caring and approachable.» Read More