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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Hofstra University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Christopher from Duxbury, MA
  • 34 out of 45 people found this review helpful

First here at Hofstra I didn't learn much that I hadn't already learned. The teachers seemed to be teaching High School material, and it just didn't meet my standards.

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  • Jennifer from Long Beach, NY
  • Dec-05-2017 I am a current student here

    Wonderful campus, professors and students. There is so much to offer and a community feel. Encouraging, exciting learning environment.

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  • Anonymous
  • Sep-28-2017 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a very welcoming and diverse community. It is in a great location with its proximity to the city and how easy it is to access transportation there. There is always a lot to do on campus and a great deal of clubs to join!

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  • Kennedy from Angola, NY
  • Sep-27-2017 I am a current student here

    I am currently a Sophomore at Hofstra and I know this may sound cliche, but this past year has been the best year of my life. Since it is a Liberal Arts school I have been able to get involved with so much, from the On-Campus Radio Station to even an acapella group. I have grown so much as a person over the year and I can't wait to see who I will be after the four years.

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  • Lauren from Groton, MA
  • Sep-26-2017 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a great University with so many friendly people and amazing opportunities. I have had an amazing four years here and don't want to leave. I recommend going here, it is my home!

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  • Maya from Franklin, MA
  • Sep-26-2017 I am a current student here

    Hofstra University is truly a home away from home. As soon as you step onto campus, you really experience a feeling of community that I wasn't able to find at any other school I visited. All of the other students and faculty here are so dedicated to their crafts and they all are here to support you and watch you succeed.

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  • Lyndsey from Williamson, NY
  • Sep-26-2017 I am a current student here

    A perfect home away from home! Full of hands on experiences and clubs to get involved in! A college campus and home like feel only 35 minutes away from NYC!

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  • Emma from Lumberton, NJ
  • Feb-06-2017 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is very exciting, and is filled with opportunities. I have received many interview just because of being a Hofstra student and being in the special five year masters program. Hofstra is the best decision I could have made for my college education!

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  • Liz from Saint James, NY
  • Feb-06-2017 I am a current student here

    I have never regretted my decision to go to Hofstra. I love this school and it has given me tremendous opportunities. As a local student to long island, it is easy to go home but I also have my own life here on campus.

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  • Kara - Cranston, RI
  • Jan-18-2017 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a great school to explore your interests and find who you are. With over 140 majors and over 200 clubs, there is a wide array of things to get involved with. There are always people to help you out along the way, you just have to take advantage of it.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jan-17-2017 I am a current student here

    Great place to live and learn! Diverse, tons of opportunities, and a great community. I highly recommend!

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