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Academic Rigor
4.2031
Dorm Life
3.6935
Food and Dining
3.0625
Bang for the buck
4.0606
Clubs and Activities
4.3143
Campus Safety
4.4054
Most Helpful Review for Oakwood University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kelcie from Madison, AL
  • 14 out of 14 people found this review helpful

The faculty at Oakwood is wonderful. The teachers don't only teach the information in the textbook, but they also teach from the Bible. This is great because, in the end, the only wisdom that will truly count is what we learn from the Bible and apply to our lives. It doesn't matter what subject they're teaching. They all find some way to tie it into the Bible. I came from public school, so I was not used to this kind of teaching structure because it is not allowed. All of my teachers started class...

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  • Grayson from Atlanta, GA
  • Dec-27-2015 I am a current student here

    Oakwood University is a great university to attend if you are seeking to be in a Christian environment. It is very rich in Black American culture and history (with emphasis on the Seventh-day Adventist Church). My only issues with the university as an educational institution are with the disorganized Financial Aid and Student Accounts departments.

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  • Malika from Ohio
  • Jun-18-2014 I am a current student here

    One can find anything he or she wants to at Oakwood University. The academics and the teachers (for the most part) are very friendly and want to see the students succeed-though there are favorites among classmates. The monies donated to Oakwood could be better managed and the managers working in office tend to be unorganized.

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  • Erick from Huntsville, AL
  • Jun-16-2014 I am a current student here

    I give Oakwood University a perfect 10/10. this is a great school in my opinion. I have learned so much since I've been here and if i had a chance I would do it all over again.

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  • Leroy from Brooklyn Park, MN
  • Mar-11-2014 I am a current student here

    A great place to be academically and spiritually motivated. A friendly and pleasing environment for all students. a place that you'll leave to remember once you visit.

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  • Ashley from North Attleboro, MA
  • Mar-01-2014 I am a current student here

    The people are wonderful to work with . The teachers are very help full if you are in need of assistance. It is a wonderful place to get close to God.

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  • Cameka from Madison, TN
  • Jan-07-2014 I am a current student here

    Oakwood is a very good school with great people that are willing to help you in any way possible. the teachers are nice and very helpful. you will make friends fast and easily.

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  • Dajah from Huntsville, AL
  • Jan-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Oakwood University is an astounding school that challenges not only the mind, but also your spiritual relationship with God. Oakwood encourages you to find God for yourself and learn his plan for your life. Once entering Oakwood, you would learn that there is no other school like it; you will enter to learn and depart to serve.

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  • Rolla
  • Dec-30-2013 I am a current student here

    Oakwood is great academically but there are very little chances for you to socialize with people unless they're in your classes or in your dorm.

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  • Allana
  • Dec-28-2013 I am a current student here

    Overall Oakwood is a very good school. The only problem it has is the amount of food that is served the grown children and curfew. Also, the fact that worship are mandatory.

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