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Most Helpful Review for Western Washington University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Patricia from Brush Prairie, WA
  • 31 out of 31 people found this review helpful

WWU’s faculty can be characterized as innovative, challenging, and accommodating. Most every classroom is equipped with the technology to allow for multi-media presentations, so you will never have a talking head professor. The professors try to cater to every type of learner through these different mediums and apply what you learn to the real world. For me, this type of instruction included completing a project that will be used by Western faculty and affect the way they teach. You will never go hungry for knowledge with the fast paced and interactive classroom environment. Speaking up and speaking out in class...

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  • Sebastian from Bothell, WA
  • Oct-15-2014 I am a current student here

    Clean and friendly. Western always has events for new students to make new friends and connections. Western is very active in things such as recycling, social justice, and current events.

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  • Allison from Salem, OR
  • Oct-15-2014 I am a current student here

    Western is a very welcoming place. The atmosphere is wonderful and the scenery is beautiful. It is a great place to grow as a student and as a person.

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  • Stirling from Bowie, MD
  • Oct-13-2014 I am a current student here

    I love the location for a lot of reasons (downtown is awesome, surrounding nature is awesome), but I hate the weather. The best thing about the service Western has provided me with so far is that the administrators and staff are all reliable and compassionate. In a nutshell my biggest complaint is that the school is so big.

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  • Robin Burlew from Marysville, WA
  • Sep-24-2014 I am a current student here

    WWU has a very active student body with many events happening on-campus and off-campus. The living on campus is fair while the dining is okay. Cost of schooling is moderate compared to many other 4-year schools.

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  • Shady from Enumclaw, WA
  • Jun-17-2014 I am a current student here

    Classes are very interesting and really expand your horizons. The housing department is horrible and causes a lot of problems for anyone who deals with them. Some of the people there are bizarre, but most everyone is very accepting.

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  • Jennifer from Mukilteo, WA
  • May-12-2014 I am a past student here

    I believe that Western has no more diversity to offer. Western has brilliant professors, however, they leave due to low pay. In my experience, Western Washington University has become more involved in profit, instead of education.

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  • Dessa from Bellingham, WA
  • May-01-2014 I am a current student here

    A beautiful campus with wonderful faculty who are really interested in seeing their students succeed. Western and Bellingham have things for every type of student: sporty, indoorsy, extrovert, introvert, you name it.

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  • Carissa from Renton, WA
  • Apr-08-2014 I am a current student here

    WWU allows you to be who you are, even when you don't who that is just yet. It is a very open-minded community that accepts everyone, even those who we would consider quirky. It is easy to become eco friendly here

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