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Most Helpful Review for California State University-Long Beach
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: Aaron from Murrieta, CA
  • 51 out of 59 people found this review helpful

Careful, don't plan your schedule without checking the class locations! Huge campus and you'll need time to get around.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Louis from Santa Ana, CA
  • Mar-16-2018 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I heard great things about the film program here. I'm planning on being involved in media in some form, whether it'd be via movies or digital media or whatnot, and I do believe this university is a great fit for career goals similar to those while also being relatively cost-effective with its tuition compared to the private universities (looking at YOU, Chapman and USC!). Though to be fair, I'm just a dumb high school senior who hasn't even been on an official tour of the campus yet (though I have done extensive research as part of a Personal Finance class; I'd like to think I know enough), so feel free to take what I say with a grain of salt.

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  • Anon
  • Feb-26-2018 I am a current student here

    CSULB is one of the most diverse campuses in Southern California, which has a great established network of professionals in several industries through the academic establishment and student organizations. This campus is beautiful and has great opportunities for growth. Curriculum challenges students.

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  • Emily from Fontana, CA
  • Jan-05-2018 I am a current student here

    It is a chill environment overall. There is a lot of professors who care and yeah there is some who don't. However, those who do care, are super helpful in the future for your career and getting a letter of recommendation. The campus is clean, safe, and relaxed. There is always something to get for free, or activities going on in campus.

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  • India from Perris, CA
  • Oct-24-2017 I am a current student here

    Long Beach State is a great environment the school is huge and were conveniently close to the beach. There are many accessible resources that this school caters to its students. It is a great filling to be apart of a school campus that is all about safety and the protection of its students.

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  • Jason from Lakewood, CA
  • Aug-21-2017 I am a past student here

    CSULB is a beautiful campus and is unique because it is located in the middle of a diverse and busy city and is the only campus with a huge blue pyramid as its athletic arena! The campus offers plenty of extracurricular activities for students whether it may be social clubs, sports clubs, etc. If there was one bad thing to mention it would be that the parking lots are jam packed Monday through Thursday because it is mainly a commuter school.

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  • Leah from Bakersfield, CA
  • Jun-20-2017 I am a current student here

    This school has such a great vibe, where the people are generally happy and the campus looks beautiful. The school will increasingly grow more prestigious but it's worth the money. Lots of opportunity to pursue interests, make friends, and develop academically awaits here.

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  • Dahlia from Santa Rosa, CA
  • Feb-25-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is very nice and surrounded by a lot of nature and trees. There is a lot of walking and the campus is somewhat spread out but the walks are made enjoyable by the nature and pretty views. There are also a lot of hills and uphill incline but that is something easy to adjust to.

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  • Gaby from San Diego, CA
  • Oct-26-2016 I am a current student here

    Long Beach State University is an excellent school to be in. I have enjoyed been here so much. Amazing university with amazing people.

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  • sarra from honolulu, hi
  • May-26-2016 I am a past student here

    csulb is a very encouraging and helpful campus that listens to the student body. the location and people that attend the university make unforgettable memories of learning and having fun.

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