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Most Helpful Review for City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: Lewis from Chicago, IL
  • 8 out of 8 people found this review helpful

Keep an open mind and utilize all of the resources available to you. All of this will pay off in the end.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Shane from Chicago, IL
  • Jan-03-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    This ccc college is downtown of chicago and it is amazing college to check out .the info i asked for this school was super helpful.

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  • Anonymous
  • Nov-23-2014 I am a current student here

    The professors really do care about your education, and will try their best to help you succeed. You just have to reach out to them first, and they will help.

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  • MF from Chicago, IL
  • Sep-07-2014 I am a past student here

    This school is okay I suppose, it's cheap and would cut costs oppose to going straight to a four year, frankly I couldn't wait to transfer and go to a REAL school. Often at times during registration you may get the turn-around, meaning those that work there may give you wrong information and have you going around in circles. Harold Washington college needs to seriously get better organized and do something about their over-crowdedness also get their elevators inspected because they suck.

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  • Alissa from Chicago, IL
  • May-28-2014 I am a current student here

    Overall, Harold Washington is a good school with very dedicated professors. The professors try to make sure you understand everything to the best of their abilities. Also, I feel safe when I am on the campus since you have to swipe your id to get past the first floor and gain entry into the building.

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  • Mel from Chicago, IL
  • Mar-31-2014 I am a current student here

    This school is unorganized. The staff are very rude and condescending. 50% of the teachers are the only thing that make this school worth while.

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  • Nastassia from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-28-2014 I am a current student here

    The school is in a convenient building in the heart of downtown Chicago. The registration process is a nightmare. The professors and resources available are wonderful here.

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  • Jasmin from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-28-2014 I am a current student here

    This is a great community college that offers many resources for first-time and transfer students to easily transfer smoothly over to a 4-year institution for their bachelor's degree. The professors and stafff are more than accomodating to students' and their personal needs. Every students needs and requests are equally important.

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  • Gabriel from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-21-2014 I am a current student here

    I would give it a 4 out of 5. It is way better than the rest of the city colleges, but at times it is hard to get settled unless if you really try. After you get settled, everything runs smooth.

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  • Brittany from Chicago, IL
  • Jan-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Harold Washington college is the perfect junior college for students looking to transfer into a four year university that is culturally diverse. It is right in the heart of downtown Chicago so you get the feel of urban studies and opportunities. No matter what, you will leave this school a changed person and feeling like you can accomplish nearly anything.

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  • Nicole from Chicago, IL
  • Dec-02-2013 I am a current student here

    It's an okay school. The teachers are great but the advisers don't seem to actually help. They threw out a program without telling the students.

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