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Most Helpful Review for Appalachian State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Lauren from Myrtle Beach , SC
  • 47 out of 49 people found this review helpful

Appalachian State is not your typical college learning experience. When I was searching for the right college I was really looking for a school that not only prepared me academically for life after college but also taught me things that aren't written in textbooks. At Appalachian you definitely get both learning experiences. The professors are great and actually care if you do well. Most of the fellow students are like-minded and similarly motivated to be well accomplished. Overall, Appalachian offers the perfect well-rounded college experience that prepares your for both the work force and life general.

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  • joshua - vass, nc
  • May-19-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    the view is phenomenal and it is an amazing school. the school isn't too far away from home and it is full of nice people.

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  • tate from greensboro, nc
  • May-12-2016 I am a current student here

    appalachian state university is characterized by the level of care and compassion expressed its professors, and the devotion to success possessed by the students that call the university home. appalachian state may not be as well-known as some other schools, yet it is as healthy a learning environment as any. i would recommend this university to anyone seeking a quality education in a safe and beautiful environment.

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  • Aaron from Charlotte, NC
  • Mar-17-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    While I am not there yet, I know people who go to App and say it's a wonderful school. Boone by itself is just a great place and so beautiful too. This school is definitely one that people should consider.

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  • Emma from Apex, NC
  • Dec-30-2015 I am a current student here

    I couldn't imagine being a college student at any other campus. I have made awesome friends, taken interesting classes and get to wake up in beautiful Boone everyday. Appalachian State has welcomed me with open arms and I feel right at home.

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  • Austin from Stem, NC
  • Nov-05-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Boone is a wonderful town. The mountains around the campus are gorgeous. Also everyone is very nice in the town.

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  • Anonymous
  • Oct-28-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I have visited the campus 2 times. I went to open house with friends and visited the other day. I love the atmosphere at App.

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  • Alisha from Mooresville, NC
  • Oct-02-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    App is the most beautiful campus you'll ever come across. The outside environment is unforgettable, and the people care about your education.

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  • Elijah from Conover, NC
  • Jul-07-2015 I am a current student here

    Appalachian State University is a beautiful school situated perfectly in one of the largest mountain chains in America. The people in the town of Boone are friendly and welcoming to all who attend. Campus, classes, and the scenery all meld together to create a wonderful college experience.

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  • Gabrielle from Finksburg, MD
  • May-16-2015 I am a current student here

    Appalachian is such a beautiful campus with matching population. Everyone in the community is very accepting of each other and always willing to help. Going to App is worth the seven hour drive it takes to get there!

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  • Armani from Miami, FL
  • Mar-18-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    This university is what I have dreamed of! It's literally like one of those cute movies during spring time where everyones out on the field playing frisbee or yoga. They are very dedicated to see us grow and be successful.

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