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Academic Rigor
3.8375
Dorm Life
3.8143
Food and Dining
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4.3714
Greek Life
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Most Helpful Review for Hofstra University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Christopher from Duxbury, MA
  • 33 out of 43 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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  • 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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  • Alyssa from Waddell, AZ
  • Oct-11-2014 I am a current student here

    Hofstra is a great college both academically and providing plenty activities for its students. There are so many on-campus activities, clubs, and opportunities to explore Manhattan every week. This is a very expensive school; but it is definitely making college a great experience.

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  • Freshman
  • Oct-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Expensive but worth the money. Internship and job opportunities are high due to being so close to NYC. The campus is nice but the surrounding area isn't that great.

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  • Abigale
  • Aug-27-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Hofstra has a beautiful campus. The people, both student and staff are extremely helpful and kind. The tuition is very costly.

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  • Erica from Somerville, MA
  • Jul-18-2014 I am a past student here

    Hofstra boasts a beautiful campus, a strong business program and great student life! You will have a lot of fun there while also making strong connections in an extensive alumni network- joining Greek life or another club or sport is strongly encouraged as you will probably learn the most from this experience! The school itself is perfectly sized- big enough to meet a lot of people and really get the college experience, but small enough that you don't feel overwhelmed and you still get enough teacher-student attention.

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  • Salman from Jamaica, NY
  • Jun-20-2014 I am a current student here

    An overpriced college, great for all academic studies. There are many resources but the price tag is way too high.

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  • Kate
  • May-22-2014 I am a current student here

    Communication and Business school have great teachers and classes. The nightlife is fun with the bars and house parties. Meal plan is expensive and is not that great.

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