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Most Helpful Review for Philadelphia University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Adji from Philadelphia, PA
  • 16 out of 17 people found this review helpful

This school is very well developed. You learn alot of information needed for your major. Many opportunities are offered. Have excellent internship programs to help you have an idea of what to expect after graduation. Many clubs and organizations are offered for students to participate in.

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  • Kim from Pennsauken, NJ
  • Mar-03-2014 I am a current student here

    PhilaU offers a great twenty-three month Occupational Therapy Assistant program. Classes consist of two evenings and some weekend hours. The instructors are wonderful.

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  • Stephanie from Philadelphia, PA
  • Jan-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Philadelphia University has a wonderful campus only 15 minutes away from Center City. Everyone at this school has been warm and welcoming to all students. The classes are well thought out, and programs are flexible to students wants and needs.

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  • Tiffany from Philadelphia, PA
  • Dec-29-2013 I am a current student here

    The staff is friendly. Unfortunately, the administration seems to get paperwork confused/misplaced. The financial aid office was not helpful when I asked for assistance in finding private student loan providers (simply said they could not help).

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  • Shakera from East Stroudsburg, PA
  • Oct-22-2013 I am a current student here

    It is an overall good school. I wanted a school in the city but it is a 30 minute bus ride to center city. Good school for textile design.

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  • Courtney from Allentown, PA
  • Jul-29-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Philadelphia University has a beautiful campus. Along with outgoing and warm students. The teachers are very helpful and understanding.

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  • Aaron from Willow Grove, PA
  • Jun-27-2013 I am a current student here

    The campus set up is quite secluded from the road which makes it quite nice. When the weathers nice, everyone is outside on the campus socializing, and making public events more exciting. Having a smaller campus and less people gives you a good opportunity to become intimate with your professor, allowing you to question more things and have more in depth understanding of your future career. And even though that the campus is not in the heart of Philly, it is only 10 mins off driving or taking the train.

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  • Lurjie from Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • May-24-2013 I am a current student here

    I love the small community feel. Classes are smaller which allow me (personally) to learn better. Its expensive although they do give financial aid but it's well spent.

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  • Brooke
  • May-13-2013 I am a current student here

    Philadelphia University is a great college. The faculty and staff are typically friendly and willing to help students in any way they can. The closeness to the city provides a lot of great opportunities, career-wise as well as entertainment-wise.

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  • Iris from Philadelphia, PA
  • Dec-11-2012 I am a current student here

    It's very involved in their fashion, art and medical students. They win numerous awards for having such hard working students. They are diverse but it's way more Caucasion to any other race.

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  • Alec from Philadelphia, PA
  • Dec-09-2012 I am a current student here

    Philadelphia University has an amazing campus filled with amazing classmates and educators. Despite that the east coast has a too-busy-to-smile-at-strangers demeanor, PhilaU breaks this mould by making students feel like family. I love this school and would recommend it for anyone who can find a major they're passionate about here, esp. design students.

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