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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Arcadia University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Theodora from Warren, NJ
  • 13 out of 13 people found this review helpful

I have learned so much since being at Arcadia, not just facts I need to know for my major but I have been able to learn a lot about myself and other important things. My knowledge has expanded so much thanks to the help of my professors.

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  • Kristen from Copiague, NY
  • Nov-02-2016 I am a current student here

    Arcadia University is a small school with a small, cozy atmosphere. They have a really admirable desire to celebrate, explore, and include all cultures and get their students abroad. However, there is a huge disparity between this desire and the actual practices of the school.

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  • Sheril - Philadelphia, PA
  • Oct-24-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I went to Arcadia 3 times, 2 of which were college visits. The last visit I did was at the end of my junior where I am less naive and more passionate of my success in college. All 3 visits were amazing.

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  • Amber - Elkton, MD
  • Oct-20-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I attended the Fall Open House last Sunday and I loved it. The Grey Castle Towers were beautiful and the academic program seemed to really fit my likings. Too bad it's very expensive though :/

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  • haley from sedona, az
  • Jun-27-2016 I am a current student here

    arcadia has a beautiful campus with a welcoming atmosphere. the academics are challenging in all the right ways and the professors make an effort to ensure the students are keeping up in class. it is an easy place to relax and enjoy yourself while still earning your degree.

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  • Jonna Lyn from Schuylkill Haven, PA
  • Jun-23-2015 I am a current student here

    Arcadia University is a small school with extremely small class sizes. The campus is small so walking from class to class in five minutes or even from your dorm room to class in five minutes is definitely possible. The community is amazing because the students are very open minded and accepting to all cultural backgrounds and the LGBT community.

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  • Alexis from Middleburg, PA
  • Dec-04-2014 I am a current student here

    The campus at Arcadia is very small and nice, but you will know everyone. There is not much of a social atmosphere here so if that is what you want then do not come. The Chat food is very good while the dining hall is not. Overall it is a nice school but it is not quite the college experience.

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  • Marina from Watertown, NY
  • Dec-01-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    While the tuition is a bit steeper than I originally anticipated, I applied for a quick and easy scholarship and was rewarded with a great decrease in my tuition cost per year. I have to admit that my research on this college has proven it to be the perfect college for a young, aspiring journalist and author such as myself. I look forward to attending this college and beginning my future in writing professionally.

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  • Sophomore from Glenside, PA
  • Nov-28-2014 I am a current student here

    Arcadia is great if you want small classes and lots of personal attention. You'll have a lot of opportunities to see the world, but also enjoy life on campus. As a whole, the people here are fantastic.

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  • Isis from Islandia, NY
  • Jul-27-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I love the atmosphere there, it feels like a little home, and everyone knows each other. It might feel a little bit weird at first, but when you go through the day, it becomes a much more comfortable environment.

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  • Bria from Philadelphia, PA
  • May-21-2014 I am a current student here

    A small college with a very inviting atmosphere. Arcadia is very strict with diversity and tolerance of other races and religions. This college excels in study abroad.

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