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Most Helpful Review for Lake Forest College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kelly
  • 10 out of 10 people found this review helpful

If you really want to learn, then you should consider Lake Forest College. Its small class sizes enables for the students to easily establish a relationship with the professor. When one’s stuck, they could easily talk to the professor because (1) they usually know each students’ situation and (2) since they devote themselves in teaching in small classes, they want students to be involved and come up to them. When you talk to them, you can expect them to be caring and grateful for you to come. Before, I was afraid to talk with my teachers. Now, I am...

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  • Angelina from Chicago, IL
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Lake Forest College is a private liberal arts school. The classes are small and rigorous. Furthermore, there are numerous resources available for students.

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  • Caitlyn from Brookfield, IL
  • Nov-08-2013 I am a current student here

    The small school accounts for a very strong academic basis with small class sizes and one-on-one attention from professors. It is really nice to be able to walk to class and know almost everyone you walk past. There is a good sense of community at this school.

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  • Abby from Lake Forest, IL
  • Apr-13-2013 I am a current student here

    I love Lake Forest College because everyone here is so friendly. All professors and faculty are always willing to help you with whatever you and assist you with jobs/internships. I would recommend Lake Forest to anyone!

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  • Katie
  • Apr-04-2013 I am a current student here

    The academics here are amazing and the small class sizes instill an extremely stimulating learning environment. It is a beautiful campus, however is very small. If you are looking for a small, liberal arts college, this is the right school for you.

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  • Forester '15
  • Sep-18-2012 I am a current student here

    Lake Forest is a quirky, international, close-knit liberal arts school that's a Metra ride away from the city of Chicago (which needs no introduction). The coursework is difficult, but professors treat students individually and encourage experiential learning. People here come from literally all over the world, and our campus is both historic and beautiful.

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  • college_reviewer
  • Jul-28-2012 I am a current student here

    Tucked away about 35 miles north of Chicago, Lake Forest offers the small school atmosphere while still providing access to the buzzing city atmosphere of Chicago. Students have the unique opportunity to work with professors in small class sizes, which can ensure a better understanding of the material. Financial aid is abundant and easy to come by at this college.

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  • Malaika from Cincinnati, OH
  • Jul-26-2012 I am a current student here

    Lake Forest College is very diverse. Lake Forest College is cozy. Lake Forest College is somewhere a student can come if they are willing to work hard and have a lot of fun at the same time.

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  • Amanda from Windham, ME
  • Jul-22-2012 I am a current student here

    Lake Forest College is so far the harborer of a fantastic learning environment. The administration pushes their students to becoming better writers with skills in reading comprehension and organization in all of the available majors. The small class size offers the opportunity for a first name basis and a personal and comfortable learning experience.

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  • J
  • Jul-15-2012 I am a current student here

    Lake Forest has wonderful professors. Lake Forest has a beautiful campus. Lake Forest allows much opportunity, both on and off campus.

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