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Most Helpful Review for Lake Forest College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kelly
  • 12 out of 12 people found this review helpful

If you really want to learn, then you should consider Lake Forest College. Its small class sizes enables for the students to easily establish a relationship with the professor. When one’s stuck, they could easily talk to the professor because (1) they usually know each students’ situation and (2) since they devote themselves in teaching in small classes, they want students to be involved and come up to them. When you talk to them, you can expect them to be caring and grateful for you to come. Before, I was afraid to talk with my teachers. Now, I am...

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  • LFC student
  • Jan-16-2017 I am a current student here

    Small school with ample opportunity to succeed academically. Tons of networking opportunities. Small classroom size- great one on one with professors.

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  • elze from wheaton, il
  • Apr-07-2016 I am a current student here

    lake forest college is a very diverse school. it is very small, but every student is personally recognized by their professors. also, work load is very much tedious, but it keeps you on track of everything going on.

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  • Hannah from Arlington Heights, IL
  • Jan-28-2016 I am a past student here

    Lake Forest College is ideal for a student looking for a very small campus feel where almost everyone knows each other. Although I did not find that to be very ideal for me because the campus is really small and about a mile away from downtown Lake Forest and an hour and a half train ride to the city. I transferred out of the college when I was still a freshman and I am happy with that decision.

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  • Alexandra - Prairie View, IL
  • Dec-19-2015 I am a current student here

    I love it here! Beautiful campus with such a tight knit community of students and professors. Plenty of opportunities to learn, explore, and grow as an individual :)

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  • Devin - Chicago, IL
  • Oct-28-2015 I am a past student here

    Lake Forest encourages students to learn, offering many opportunities to those who attend. They make a great deal of effort to make students feel at home with both their facilities and their staff. If you put in the effort, LFC will pay you back 10-fold.

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  • Amanda from Nashville, TN
  • Jan-05-2015 I am a current student here

    I came to Lake Forest College hoping to find a small, tight-knit community. I wanted to be someone and find myself. Instead of finding a school, I found a home.

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  • Anonymous
  • Oct-27-2014 I am a current student here

    While, it claims to be closes to downtown Chicago, it for me anyway is not close enough, by train its an hour away. On campus there isn't that much to do, the school mainly focuses on academics. Also this school really feels for like a high school then a college, because people here are very cliquey.

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  • Naara from Round Lake Park, IL
  • May-28-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I visited Lake Forest College and was amazed at the architecture of the buildings and of the positive, welcoming attitudes of the people there. I really enjoyed the visit. It was filled with surprises, and I learned that it is a school that really helps students become successful by providing them with plenty of resources.

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  • Angelina from Chicago, IL
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Lake Forest College is a private liberal arts school. The classes are small and rigorous. Furthermore, there are numerous resources available for students.

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  • Caitlyn from Brookfield, IL
  • Nov-08-2013 I am a current student here

    The small school accounts for a very strong academic basis with small class sizes and one-on-one attention from professors. It is really nice to be able to walk to class and know almost everyone you walk past. There is a good sense of community at this school.

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