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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • maya from plattsburgh, ny
  • Jun-01-2016 I am a current student here

    manhattan is your campus. there are so many places to visit. i suggest saving your money and exploring all of the incredible places to eat.

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  • Mia from Dover, NJ
  • Dec-28-2015 I am a current student here

    You're in Manhattan! Most things cost money, but you can usually find things that cost $10 or less for admission. Subscribing to theskint.com was a great idea, they send me cheap events happening every day in the 5 districts. If you really can't spend any money, there are nearby parks you can visit, and the High Line is only a few blocks away. Even just wandering around and window-shopping can be a lot of fun. If you walk down to Union Square there sometimes even is a market running. In terms of food, there are some really cheap places nearby if you look for them. Pizza for $1 is everywhere, and has honestly become a staple in my diet.

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  • Ella from NH
  • Apr-20-2015 I am a current student here

    All your fun is outside of the campus and in NYC! Oh, and no, you won't find any boys here so you might as well get outside or at least on an online dating website which everyone will joke about until a few months in. The best thing about FIT in regards to the social aspect is the sense of independence. You can sit in the cafeteria without people judging you for not being in your petty clique.

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  • Jessica from Deer Park, NY
  • Mar-28-2015 I am a current student here

    Literally anything in New York City, location is the only aspect of this place I unequivocally love. Many people go clubbing (it's a dry campus, even though many students are drinking age or above, but there's obviously no shortage of alcohol in the surrounding city). Many museums are free, pay-what-you-can, or have student discounts, as do many local businesses and theaters. Washington Square and Central parks are a quick subway ride or pleasant walk down or uptown, respectively. Rocky Horror is 2 blocks from campus, and, if you feel like drowning in a sea of tourists is a good plan for the day, it's a 10-15 minute walk to Time's Square.

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  • Brittany from Iselin, NJ
  • Dec-03-2014 I am a current student here

    Lots of school clubs! It is in the heart of NYC so there is always a ton to do around the city. Never boring!!!

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  • Mallory from Fenton, MI
  • Jun-24-2014 I am a past student here

    You're in the heart of NYC, there's always something. Campus is close to Chelsea Market which is fun. TIP: Although it's close, stay away from Time Square at all costs!

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  • Jessica from NC
  • Jun-10-2014 I am a current student here

    The school is located in the heart of NYC so you're steps away from tons of attractions. If you don't feel like walking getting around is easy since the 1 subway line is located right by campus. There are also tons of parks to go to on a nice day.

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  • Fatemeh from Iran-Islamic Republic Of
  • Apr-17-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Whatever you want to! FIT's situated in the heart of Manhattan and there is absolutely nothing you cannot do! There is always something going on in some corner and there are things to do for every taste!

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