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Most Helpful Review for West Virginia State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kim from Charleston, WV
  • 4 out of 4 people found this review helpful

My classes are very informative and they are fun. High school had so many rules that prevented a positive learning experiance. College is different, but in some classes its still the same. Many teachers push you to be on time and to always attend each class. They do everything they can to make sure you are informed on what the topic is, and encourage you to study a lot. I feel like I am really furthering my education here.

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  • Raynalle from District Heights, MD
  • Jun-27-2013 I am a current student here

    West Virginia State University is an awesome institution. If you put in enough work it will lead you straight the path of success. Its rich African American history will provide students with the extra push required to continue and stick with college.

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  • Tito from Institute, WV
  • Apr-25-2013 I am a current student here

    West Virginia State University is a fair choice for someone who is looking to get a degree to enhance their future, but doesn't want to be in debt for the rest of their lives. I have enjoyed much of my time at this school, and I appreciate many of the teachers I have worked under. That being said, there are issues, and most of them stem from a lack of communication and proper tracking of important files between departments and employees.

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  • Tawonna from Saint Albans, WV
  • Mar-04-2013 I am a current student here

    West Virginia State University is currently revamping the WVSU experience. Exciting new things are happening and you do not want to miss them! Come to WVSU to have the real life college experience expecting a positive outcome with plenty of knowledge to take with you down the road!

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  • Shaquille from Dunbar, WV
  • Jan-26-2013 I am a current student here

    West Virginia State University is a small and inter-active college. Wher you can enjoy social life as well as academic life. Especially academics, you can recieve one on one attention from proffesors.

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  • Katie from Charleston, WV
  • Jan-26-2013 I am a current student here

    It is a good place if you are wanting to stay close to home. Some of the teachers are really nice. The tuition is significantly lower than other colleges.

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  • Victoria from Charleston, WV
  • Dec-14-2012 I am a current student here

    West Virginia State University is a wonderful educational opportunity. The grounds are beautiful and living in a dorm will be a great adventure for any student. Please do not judge this university on the past but on the present achievements it has received.

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  • T'Meyah from Glenarden, MD
  • Nov-01-2012 I am a current student here

    Its a good academic school, But, the social scene gets D-. The only thing in walking distance is a gas station, so you will need a car if you plan of leaving this campus. The school is racially excepting.

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  • Tacy from Poca, WV
  • Aug-14-2012 I am a current student here

    Great school with very helpful staff, mentors who care about how your doing in your classes. Tutors who check in with you all the time, good food, nice living arrangements. Beautiful campus, friendly people, lots of financial help available.

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  • Whitney from Charleston, WV
  • Aug-06-2012 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    West Virginia State University has small class sizes, so there is time for one-on-one time with the professors. The school is very affordable for most people. It also has a beautiful campus.

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  • Qareeb from Charleston, WV
  • Jul-25-2012 I am a current student here

    1.) West Virginia State University is a good school with a staff that is accessible to most people. 2.) When it comes to teachers that actually care, the staff is about half and half. 3.) The school going through a period of transformation for the better.

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