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Most Helpful Review for New College of Florida
  • Category: Great for these types of students
  • Review by: Angelina from Lake Wales, FL
  • 15 out of 18 people found this review helpful

highly-motivated, intelligent, slightly eccentric students

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  • MICHAEL from Clearwater, FL
  • Mar-14-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    All I can say is WOW! From the minute I stepped on campus into the pink marble College Hall that reminded me of Newport mansions..to the library and dorms I was excited. And the freedom of the feet... people who know will know what I mean.

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  • Michael from Coral Gables, FL
  • Jan-03-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    My dad graduated from New College of Florida back in the '70's, and from what I can tell it is a school for the most intellectual thinkers and students thee world has to offer. It provides these students with a type of education that it totally unique to any other college experience. I recommend the school greatly.

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  • Maria from Cocoa, FL
  • Nov-07-2013 I am a current student here

    This is a good environment to be in and there is plenty of opportunity. The only catch? You have to put good work in if you want awesome results out. Get ready to be pushed past limits that you have already set for yourself.

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  • K
  • Jun-30-2013 I am a past student here

    Its a great education with dedicated teachers. There is a very fun social scene. It is very liberal and progressive.

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  • Stella, Sarasota, FL
  • May-01-2013 I am a current student here

    This is a unique school, where academic opportunities are aplenty, and independent study is highly encouraged. Being a small, liberal arts school, student to teacher ratio is very reasonable, and students forge strong bonds with professors. At a student's fourth year of study, he/she is expected to develop a Thesis on one's Area of Concentration, and reach one's full potential.

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  • Stephanie from Sarasota, FL
  • Jan-26-2013 I am a current student here

    Excellent at presenting research opportunities to students. This tends to be a rather liberal school. There are no grades; rather, there are extensive narrative evaluations from the professors.

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  • Caitlin from Deltona, FL
  • Jan-23-2013 I am a current student here

    New College is a fun and interesting place. The school is small and the community is close. The classes are fun, interesting, and directed towards your individual learning.

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  • Daniella from Miami, FL
  • Jan-05-2013 I am a current student here

    New College is a great school for those who learn better with more attention from their professors. The culture is accepting and emphasizes social justice and tolerance. Students are encouraged to personalize their education as much as possible to make it really work for them, and the results are fantastic.

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  • Daphne from Sarasota, FL
  • Dec-04-2012 I am a current student here

    New College is academically rigorous. The professors in all fields are excellent. The housing and food services could be better.

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  • Isabelle from Pensacola, FL
  • Oct-30-2012 I am a current student here

    The small campus allows you to quickly meet new people and locate classrooms in an easy manner. The scenery is fantastic - the bay front is a main hangout of mine. Being located a mere ten minutes from downtown Sarasota provides students with a place to escape any stress they might be feeling.

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