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Most Helpful Review for Saint Mary's College of California
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Julianne from Yakima, WA
  • 17 out of 19 people found this review helpful

The Seminar Program is eye-opening and challenging. It pushes you to develop your own ideas and beliefs and challenge other students to do the same. The professors know you by name and have abundant office hours if you need help in class or just need to chat. The students and professors learn from each other and teach each other through questions and discussions.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Jane - Los Angeles CA
  • Mar-27-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    St Mary's college of Ca is a highly respected school in the Bay Area, but that's not the only reason one should attend. What drew me to this school was the invigorating academic environment, very qualified professors, friendly people, and small class sizes. SMC has so many great qualities, and I truly believe it is a place where anyone can thrive!

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  • lauren
  • Jul-17-2016 I am a past student here

    the education you will get at saint mary's, with its liberal arts basis and lasallian governing principles, is incredibly unique! it will prepare you well for your future career or academic goals. you will get to personally know your professors and classmates and develop strong relationships with them.

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  • Lee from Richmond, CA
  • Dec-01-2015 I am a current student here

    Saint Mary�s is okay. It's not worth the extra money. Meh dorms, meh food, meh class selection.

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  • Alec from Santa Maria, CA
  • Dec-29-2014 I am a current student here

    St. May's staff is eagaer to help your learning in anyway possible. This school allows for everyone to grow into their best possible self. The students are as friendly as the wildlife wandering throughout campus.

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  • Martha from Dinuba, CA
  • Jul-03-2014 I am a current student here

    I absolutely love attending SMC! The teachers, staff, and other students are welcoming and ready and willing to answer any questions and help you out. The classes are very interesting and close-knit, especially those during Jan Term.

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  • Cristopher from Fair Oaks, CA
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Saint Mary's is a great school where you are guaranteed a well rounded education. The only downsides to Saint Mary's are the price and the small selection of majors to choose from.

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  • Michael
  • Feb-22-2014 I am a current student here

    A safe, comfortable, small campus, but a good amount to do on campus. A car is recommended if you want to go eat at any restaruant/bar movies etc. Great, hihgly qualified professors that care about what they do and encourage face to face meetings for help.

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  • Anne Jolene from Moraga, CA
  • Feb-11-2014 I am a current student here

    Although they focus on the idea of being inclusive, it is easier to say than done because as a non-caucasian American citizen, it is difficult to include myself in a community filled with students who have known each other since childhood. The college life can be compared to the animals in a way that they outnumber the students that stay on campus. As a sophomore in college, I get no help from the Housing Office about finding an apartment off campus and it significantly changed my opinion of this college.

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  • Danielle from Davis, CA
  • Feb-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Everyday you are challenged to reach beyond yourself to gain knowledge in all areas of your life. Saint Mary's makes education personal, relevant and enjoyable. Coming here will guarantee you an experience that will not only shape your college life and career, but your personal character.

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