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Most Helpful Review for Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Ashlie from Duluth, MN
  • 15 out of 15 people found this review helpful

The classes offered at Gustavus are well structured but also very fun and interesting. Most of the classes are based off of class participation which allows for students to give their opinions and ask questions even in the middle of a lecture. Although the classes are challenging, especially those that are specific to a certain major, the professors are very open and are available at different times during the week to offer help and further explanation. The pace of the classes within a semester is sometimes overwhelming but at the same time it is possible to keep...

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Sara from Farmington, MN
  • Aug-11-2017 I am a current student here

    Gustavus is a academically challenging school with professors urging and helping students along the way. With some administrative flaws that could be fixed it could be a dream school. The friendly atmosphere is unlike any other.

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  • carlie from virginia, mn
  • Apr-28-2016 I am a current student here

    gustavus is my community. i have met some of the nicest and most genuine people here. once a gustie, always a gustie.

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  • Elin
  • May-26-2014 I am a current student here

    A wonderful place to go to school with great emphasis on learning and community. Gustavus is the kind of place where everyone says hello to you as you walk by, and there truly is an activity for everyone. You will love it here!

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  • Anthony from Saint Peter, MN
  • Mar-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Gustavus has provided me with incredible opportunities, both educational and outside academics. The sense of community here is an incredible thing to be a part of. Becoming a Gustie has been one of the best decisions of my life.

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  • Abby from White Bear Lake, MN
  • Feb-07-2014 I am a current student here

    The Gustavus community is really welcoming, the professors are dedicated to and passionate about their jobs, and the students are happy to be there. Within just a semester at school I have made friends who I believe will last a lifetime. I am lucky to be able to attend such a fine institution.

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  • Rebecca from Saint Peter, MN
  • Jan-13-2014 I am a current student here

    Gustavus is very personal, a lot of things are designed specifically with you in mind. Campus is relatively small (approx. 3000 students) so there is no problem getting attention from professors. Gustavus offers many different opportunities, and they are easy to work around.

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  • McKayla from Ramsey, MN
  • Jan-10-2014 I am a current student here

    Gustavus provides an encouraging and supportive environment for students while continuing to allow freedom for students to openly explore their ideas and thoughts. The sense of community and the alumni connection is very strong. Gustavus professors are generally well-liked, although I have heard complaints regarding tenured professors.

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  • Andrew
  • Nov-27-2013 I am a current student here

    Overall, great community based college. Many ways to get involved. Professors hold you to high standards.

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