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Most Helpful Review for Longwood University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kelly from Midlothian, VA
  • 10 out of 10 people found this review helpful

I just finished my first semester and I learned a lot. At first it was a little over-whelming, but after a couple of weeks the work load got easier. The teachers expect a lot but they are there to help you during their office hours if you need help. The information learned will deffinently come in handy with my major (Liberal Studies:Elementary & Middle Education). Sometimes the work can seem a little ridiculous, but the teachers just want you to be educated, especially with your intended major.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • nick from chesapeake, va
  • Jul-26-2016 I am a current student here

    i really love going to longwood because i have made many friends and the professors are amazing and really helpful. the campus is small enough that it is easy to maneuver and you can see you friends a lot, but big enough that you don't feel closed in and cut off. the surrounding area of farmville is also really nice and has things to do.

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  • Jul-16-2016 I am a current student here

    longwood is your normal small town college. there is something for everyone, and if you cannot find something you can make it. we are friendly too, so do not be intimidated.

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  • Carli from Chesapeake, VA
  • Nov-12-2015 I am a current student here

    When I was touring colleges I was looking for an environment that felt like home while still giving me the feeling of being independent and responsible. Longwood University has met my expectations, providing me with a since of community.

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  • Lauren from Colonial Beach, VA
  • Sep-18-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    My boyfriend goes here and he loves it. I hope I can go here too. It has everything I'm looking for in a school, as well as a nursing program!!

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  • Harley from Spotsylvania, VA
  • May-06-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Felt like home as soon as I was on campus. It feels like I'm really meant to be there. I love how its so quite.

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  • Rog from Hanover, VA
  • Dec-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Longwood is a small college in a small town. As an only child, I found Longwood to be very nice in terms of its size. While it may be small, there is no shortage of things to do.

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  • Gabrielle from Williamsburg, VA
  • Aug-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Longwood is a great school for its small, cozy campus. It is easy to get from class to class, even when you don't have a lot of time. Events going on on campus are enough to keep you busy if you want, but relaxed if you don't want anything crazy.

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  • Erica from Richmond, VA
  • Feb-03-2014 I am a current student here

    I love Longwood University! They have provided me with loads of opportunities and helped me succeed in everything that I do. Longwood was one of the best choices I have ever made.

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  • Megan from Newport News, VA
  • Jan-08-2014 I am a past student here

    Longwood is literally the best college around. I am so glad I attended LU and now I have a great networking base! The town is great, the professors are amazing, and the school itself creates a great environment in which to grow and learn.

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  • Kay
  • Dec-07-2013 I am a current student here

    A beautiful, small, but homely campus, this school is a hidden gem in rural Virginia. This school prepares you for your careers after your education - internships are required for students. Longwood offers many great opportunities for students who are proactive adults and do not want everything to be spoon-fed to them.

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