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Most Helpful Review for San Francisco State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Liza from Bolinas, CA
  • 33 out of 35 people found this review helpful

I have enjoyed all but one teacher in my first year here at SF State. My teachers are committed to giving me the best education they can and that's a lot to ask for from a state school.

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  • Merlion
  • Jul-08-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    A public urban university, located in the heart of SANFRAN. The campus itself is filled with greenery and isn't the best place if you are looking for hot weather; however, if you do like the cold, it is the best place to be.

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  • Alante from Oakland, CA
  • Jun-07-2014 I am a current student here

    SFSU is a great school for students who want to focus on academics. There are a variety of programs that are offered to the students so that they can succeed. There are a lot of on campus opportunities that allows the students to meet with one another.

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  • Mabe
  • Apr-25-2014 I am a current student here

    This is a very multicultural/multi-ethnic school. The campus is beautifully modern, with lots of wild life, and it is also pet-friendly. Most students and staff members are always kind and sociable.

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  • Emily from San Francisco, CA
  • Apr-16-2014 I am a past student here

    San Francisco has its pros and cons as a university. The thing I appreciated the most about SFSU was the professors, who were the most supportive and intelligent people I have ever met. The downside is that the college is a commuter campus, and so it can be difficult to foster a sense of community during your time there as a student.

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  • Sakshi from Union City, CA
  • Apr-09-2014 I am a current student here

    SFSU is a great place to be. You get to be in a place with people of different ethnicities and backgrounds. I find myself blending with people.

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  • Randi from Dublin, CA
  • Apr-05-2014 I am a current student here

    San Francisco State University is a very diverse school that consist of people who are completely accepting of others. This city has so much to do and a lot of sight seeing. Everything is so convenient and the location of the school is perfect.

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  • Rianna from San Diego, CA
  • Mar-04-2014 I am a current student here

    I absolutely am in love with school. You meet so many new people, you are introduced to many new ways of life, and you get to just be yourself which is always a plus. i recommend applying to SFSU because it provides such a great experience.

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  • Fanny from Oakland, CA
  • Feb-24-2014 I am a current student here

    SFSU is a great school because it is not as big as other school and the classrooms are near by. Also they have lots of ways we can get help if we need it. Lastly, the bookstore is the best way to buy materials that we need for our college courses.

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  • Magdalena from Murrieta, CA
  • Feb-07-2014 I am a current student here

    I think it's amazing to know that I live in one of the greatest cities in the world and I get to go to a school where I can explore the city right after I'm done with classes. I love the environment, and I love how much I am able to learn. I'm grateful that this school has my major and that I can actually pursue my passion.

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