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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Abraham - Arnold, MD
  • May-27-2017 I am a current student here

    Contrary to popular belief, there is a actually several things to do for fun around FSU. On campus, the school holds a "Late at Lane" event during the first Saturday of every month. Each time, there is a different theme, and there are games, dances, prizes, food, singers, activities, etc. It goes until 2 am. Sometimes it's lame, but other times it's super lit. Obviously, FSU has a lot of parties if you're into that, but don't expect to entry to most parties after rush week (the first two to three weeks of each semester) is over unless you're in a fraternity or sorority, have tight connections with a leader of one, or are a girl. You also have tons of trails, parks, mountains, lakes, and ski resorts within short driving distance. Some are within walking distance, too. The area that surrounds FSU is one of the most beautiful surrounding areas you'll find in Maryland college campuses and college campuses on the east coast in general. As someone who has attended two univerisities, I can guarantee you that regardless of what school you go to, fun will not come to your lap if you just sit in your dorm all day. You have to go out and make effort yourself, or else you'll be bored at any school.

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  • Kaitlyn From Pennsyvania
  • Jan-28-2016 I am a current student here

    There really isn't anything exciting. There's are really small mall that has a movie theater. The AR's try to make a lot of programs or activities for the students. There are a lot of parties but not everyone goes to them.

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  • Catherine from Ashton, MD
  • Jan-14-2015 I am a past student here

    Most people drink or get high because there's literally nothing else to do. If you don't have a car you can't get off campus, and even if you do, Frostburg and LaVale are devoid of any entertainment value, aside from the mall and movie theatre.

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  • Tiara from Owings Mills, MD
  • Dec-28-2014 I am a current student here

    There are many clubs to join that put on activities that you can attend or help set up. There's also sports teams you can try out for or club sports teams that you can join. This is what helped me pass a lot of free time and have fun.

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  • Mia from Port Tobacco, MD
  • Dec-21-2014 I am a current student here

    Greek Life is very present at Frostburg. There are different groups and clubs for all different kinds of people. I personally spent a lot of time at the library. As an English major it is difficult to find time to read for fun, but the library has long hours. Also Netflix. If you're going to come here you're going to want Netflix. Like I said, it's very cold, and there are some days that FSU has cancelled school because it is just too cold to go outside.

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  • Cameren from Clinton, MD
  • Mar-01-2014 I am a current student here

    There is a committee that hosts an on-campus event called Late@Lane that includes food, games, music, and other activities. This is a really fun event and is a non-alcoholic environment. Other things to do for fun are volunteer work(yes that can be fun), joining a club or society, and there is a mall with a movie theater ten minutes away.

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  • Anecia from Frederick, MD
  • Feb-04-2014 I am a current student here

    Now they have Late At Lane every 1st Saturday of the month for students to stop students from having off campus parties. Or you can just go to off campus parties! Organizations have lots of activities during the week and if you are 21 and over, there are plenty of bars to go to on Main Street!

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