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Most Helpful Review for Oakland University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Courtney from Lapeer, MI
  • 16 out of 16 people found this review helpful

Throughout high school I was never challenged but as soon as I came to OU that all changed. The professors have been pretty good for the most part and they have challenged me to think critically which is a lost art in our society today.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • corunnahighschoolsenior
  • Nov-15-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Oakland is a nice, safe university. This college offers a wide variety in education. Also affordable, but not very much space for parking.

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  • Amen from Dearborn Heights, MI
  • Oct-03-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    It seems like there are a lot activities for you to take part in. The classes are pretty small which can be a plus.

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  • Marcel from Detroit, MI
  • Sep-08-2015 I am a current student here

    This is an awesome University! Oakland University is known as a hidden gem in Michigan because students strive to go to bigger schools. OU meets and exceeds the other schools I toured because the atmosphere was so friendly.

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  • Jessica from Southgate, MI
  • Jul-16-2015 I am a current student here

    Oakland University wants to help you succeed, but it's up to you to use the resources they offer you. Each year, they continue to update their facilities and equipment to help students grow more. Although Oakland University isn't perfect, it is still continuing to grow and become a top school.

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  • Current Student
  • Jun-23-2015 I am a current student here

    Really great University; Oakland has a lot of things to offer and by far is one of the best Universities in the state of Michigan.

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  • Louisa from Clinton Twp., MI
  • Jun-22-2015 I am a current student here

    Oakland University is a mid-sized university of about 20,000 students and 100,000 alumni. It is located in Rochester, Michigan, which Time Money Magazine ranked as one of the top ten best small cities in America; there's lots to do in the surrounding area, many internship and employment opportunities, and a vibrant, diverse community. Oakland boasts strong academics, high placement rates post-graduation, and an amazing location.

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  • Ashley from Warren, MI
  • Mar-26-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Oakland University is everything I have looked for in a school. Its campus is beautiful, the staff is very welcoming and friendly, and I feel like it will become a second home to me when I begin attending in the fall 2015 semester. With a variety of academic programs, helpful on-campus resources, and great academic advisers, any student with initiative can succeed here.

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  • Anne
  • Jan-04-2015 I am a current student here

    Oakland University is a great school and has a very connected campus. The professors care about their students,want them to succeed, and are always available to offer assistance when needed. Oakland offers a wide variety of degrees, events, clubs, and activities for students.

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  • Ashley from Macomb, MI
  • Dec-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Oakland is a great school that has a beautiful campus. It offers many different types of majors and gives you lots of resources. It's also very affordable compared to other universities.

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  • Kelly from Saint Clair Shores, MI
  • Aug-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Oakland is a great place to go for higher education; they are constantly working to make their school the best it can be, always happy to offer you help when needed, and are work continuously to give you the bet college experience possible. While the campus may seem small, it offers so many different opportunities to expand your mind as well as your social circle.

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