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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Princeton University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Sara from Parkville, MD
  • 121 out of 123 people found this review helpful

I can say with absolute certainty that the best thing about Princeton is the people. This place is home to thousands of fascinating individuals with ridiculously diverse backgrounds, interests, and personalities. One of the things I love the most about my school is that you are constantly learning--not just in class, but outside of class, too. Make no mistake, you will learn a ton in the classroom, but just as important is what you will learn from your classmates and the stories they tell. In only one year here, I have become familiar with cultures that...

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  • Gabriella
  • Oct-27-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Princeton has a beautiful campus! The students are friendly and hardworking. You definitely have to work hard to get in!

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  • Rob from Nashville, TN
  • May-24-2014 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Princeton is a very competitive environment. An elite school, but highly enjoyable for motivated students. It seems to be an excellent educational experience.

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  • Tim from Singapore
  • Apr-06-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Possibly the most exclusive college in the world, with fantastic academic resources for students' academic endeavors.

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  • kj
  • Dec-23-2013 I am a current student here

    I love it here! The courseload and everything can be somewhat overwhelming at times, but the people I've met are mostly wonderful.

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  • Erik from Tucson, AZ
  • Nov-22-2013 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    This is the nicest school in america, the scenery on campus is amazing, and the vibe of all of the students is simply incredible. This school has a rich history and a great reputation. The staff and students are very kind, and will cater you to make sure your visit or eventual enrollment will be the best possible.

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  • L from Florence, SC
  • Oct-13-2013 I am a current student here

    We are ranked #1 for a reason, actually about 1 million reasons. I don't think that my younger brother should apply anywhere else, even though he could get into anywhere he wanted. I am so glad that I chose Princeton.

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  • Michael from Las Vegas, NV
  • Jun-18-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It has one of the most beautiful and stunning campuses, with a sublime atmosphere and scenery unmatched by any other college. It also has a prestigious academic reputation to boot, with some of the best minds in our world today able to work closely with every student to ensure they receive the education they will need to succeed in society. However, by far the best things about Princeton are the people and sense of community, with thousands of wonderful individuals of all backgrounds, personalities, and interests you will find nowhere else.

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  • Jason from California
  • Jun-12-2013 I am a current student here

    It's an intellectual stimulating place where you will, without a doubt, meet people who are from different places and hold different beliefs. Because of its distance from big cities like New York and Philadelphia, the social scene is very campus centric and the student body really comes together as a community.

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