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Oglala Lakota College Reviews

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  • 10/09/2012

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    1 out of 1 people found this review useful. 1 of 6

    Categories Comments
    In three sentences

    Oglala Lakota College is very tight-knit and family like. It is a very diverse institution that focuses on the education of all individuals regardless of ethnicity or social class.

  • 11/20/2012

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    1 out of 1 people found this review useful. 1 person found this inaccurate. 2 of 6

    Categories Comments
    Campus Safety

    it is very safe and the staff makes sure of it there is very nice staff at the college centers

    Clubs and Activities

    there are clubs but i dont know of there specific names yet not to into the clubs we dont have many choices yet

    Great for these types of students

    any kind of student that is looking to go to college and move on to a higher education also for nursing and its one of the best nursing programs in the area

    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    There isnt any traditions i know about yet but some of there other staff or students mught know

    What to do for fun

    There are many games that go on out to the gym and activities to get into if you like to do that stuff.

    Food and Dining

    There isnt no food or dining but hopefully in the years to come we can expand and becomne a way bigger college than we are now

    Dorm Life

    I heard from some of my friends the dorms are really nice and comfortable but inever actually went to live in one yet

    Academic Rigor

    It is very successful on helping with making me a stronger student academically

    Tips for prospective students

    This is a very good college if you want to transfer to a higher college for a higher degree this will start you off on the right track

    In three sentences

    It is a very good college i am going for a nursing degree and i find that its very helpful and has all the tools i need to keep on working towards my degree

  • 01/16/2013

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    1 person found this inaccurate. 3 of 6

    Categories Comments
    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    Located on one of the largest Native American reservation in the United States.Most classes are between towns and very scattered.

    What to do for fun

    Cultural oriented activities and if eligible, students may join basketball or archery.

    Dorm Life

    limited housing available

    Academic Rigor

    Challenging yet flexible,most instructors are very personable.

    Tips for prospective students

    In order to attend most classes offered in your degree area, you must have a vehicle and knowledge of local customs.

    In three sentences

    A very small ,scattered ,rural college.

  • 01/22/2013

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    4 of 6

    Categories Comments
    Clubs and Activities

    Get involved!

    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    All courses and coursework incorporates Lakota traditional values in some way.

    Bang for the buck

    Affordable, Quality Education

    What to do for fun

    Go do anything outdoors. Enjoy the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota.

    Food and Dining

    I love that there is usually something good to eat in the student lounge. Coffee anytime!

    Academic Rigor

    The curriculum is not as easy as you might expect. Prepare yourself for the challenge.

    Tips for prospective students

    Stick with it! Don't give up on your dreams. Education is extremely important.

    In three sentences

    This is an affordable college with awesome and helpful support staff. Oglala Lakota College is the smart choice for education. This is my #1 pick for college.

  • 11/20/2013

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    5 of 6

    Categories Comments
    Food and Dining

    There are no food or dining here.

    Dorm Life

    There are no dorms.

    Tips for prospective students

    I would recommend that you get all of your financial aid done before so that it is ready when classes start. Also, go to all of your classes, and try not to miss any classes.

    In three sentences

    The on-line classes are very inconvenient. The instructors are very nice and help you with any questions you may have had. The classes are small and you get the attention you need.

  • 01/08/2014

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    6 of 6

    Categories Comments
    Campus Safety

    The campus is spread out between a lot of smaller towns. The section i go to is smaller and well maintained. I have never heard of safety being a problem.

    Greek Life

    I am not sure they have this available.

    Clubs and Activities

    Their is the student org. as well as the regular activities available, we also offer Lakota speaking clubs and different ceremonies of the Lakota people for you to enjoy.

    Great for these types of students

    The oglala lakota college is great for students looking for a non traditional college. The college offers a lot of different programs and diversity. As well as unique classes.

    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    The Oglala Lakota college is a Lakota Souix owned college i am learning the language as well as history of the people and the different ceremonies and traditions they carry out today. My children and i have been to activities set up for the college through the Lakota tribe my children enjoy learning about the different culture as well

    Bang for the buck

    I am a single mother i find college to be one of the most rewarding things i have done for myself i also know that it will help my situation immensely. I look forward to starting a new career. For now i have a 4.0 GPA and work hard at my classes and keep busy with the student org. My kids look up to me for being in college and i hope they also learn how important school is.

    What to do for fun

    I keep busy on the studnet org, as well as going to the bowling alley and hanging out with friends.

    Food and Dining

    we offer food from the kitchen on occasion However their are resteraunts to dine at or you can bring your own food in.

    Dorm Life

    I am living off campus and i have not lived in the dorms.

    Academic Rigor

    To obtain all things you will struggle it is a matter of pursuing what you believe in. I am a single mother and find that it is difficult but not impossible.

    Tips for prospective students

    Be prepared for all your classes and be on time. Get the most that you can out of these years, so you can move ahead in the work field.

    In three sentences

    I enjoy the friendly atmosphere and staff. They are great at helping everyone reach their goals. I am grateful to have found such a good school