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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
  • 33 out of 44 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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  • 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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  • Nadeem from Clifton, NJ
  • Jan-17-2017 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is such an great school. The diversity here is amazing. The staff here is wonderful if you want to know more about your major or want to know on how you can get more involved they great to talk to!

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-14-2016 I am a current student here

    Hofstra University changed my life. The communications program is fantastic. The school does everything it can to make sure students are getting the most out of a university.

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  • Anon
  • Dec-14-2016 I am a current student here

    Great school, great student body, great professors.

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  • Anonymus
  • Dec-14-2016 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a great school with many opportunities. The campus is beautiful, and you will feel like this school is a home away from home. Everyone is so welcoming, and the goal of all the faculty is for you to succeed.

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  • ryan
  • Jun-28-2016 I am a current student here

    the school makes itself seem a lot better than it actually is. i regret coming here and am currently looking to transfer. don't waste your time and money here. the administration is not helpful and you're basically on your own. not at all worth it for the $60k price tag. for lgbt students considering coming here, the school loves to advertise itself as lgbt friendly but the reality is when a student has actual problems relating to their lgbt identity, the school does nothing to alleviate the situation or accommodate the student. if you're smart you'll go somewhere else.

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  • Blair from Deer Park, NY
  • Dec-02-2015 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a prestigious school that offers a lot of majors and minors. It is a healthy community that cares about its student body. It has left a good impression on me so far because there is so much to do!

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  • Mary from Murfreesboro, TN
  • Sep-17-2015 I am a current student here

    Hofstra has been everything I wanted in a school and more! Literally it's a fairly small sized school, but the resources and connections are endless. Their programs are very well established and it's easy to study diverse subjects.

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  • K from Joliet, IL
  • Nov-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a great school with so many majors and opportunities offered to all students. I also like that there are so many clubs and activities that you can join. Plus it is only a train ride away from NYC!

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