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Academic Rigor
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Dorm Life
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Most Helpful Review for Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Brittany from Apollo, PA
  • 17 out of 18 people found this review helpful

All of the professors that I have had while attending Slippery Rock University have done their best to help me in any way while in their class. They are all willing to meet with students who have questions on the material inside or outside of class. Classes are not all the typical sit down-straight lecture. Most teachers here try to keep their students focused and learning while creating an enjoyable environment. The student to teacher ratio is also very good. The classrooms are no bigger than twenty-five or thirty students per teacher so that each student gets the same amount...

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  • Cassidy from Zelienople, PA
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    I have met so many different and new friends through the few short months I have been a part of this university. This university has provided me with so many opportunities, new memories and friendships that I would not trade for the world. This place is my home, it has my heart forever.

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-09-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus is beautiful and the small town atmosphere is exactly what I'm looking for. I can not wait to attend next year!

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  • Jordan from Clearfield, PA
  • Nov-23-2014 I am a current student here

    This is such a great school. It has a great small town atmosphere but it is also a short drive to Pittsburgh. The professors are always welcoming and helpful.

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  • Tatiana from PA
  • Oct-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Slippery Rock was my first choice and I still feel great about coming here. There is a great vibe with fellow students and all of the professors here.

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  • Morgan from Greenville, PA
  • Aug-06-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    A very close university with everything within reach. The dorms are very updated and nice. Only downside is that the area is very hilly.

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  • Minndee from Ellwood City, PA
  • Apr-24-2014 I am a past student here

    Slippery Rock University gave me an affordable and local education. The campus is nice and has many places to hang out and study. The professors are very knowledgeable and willing to help students who show an interest in learning.

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  • Brittney from West View, PA
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    There are many different class options and extra activity choices available to all students. FYRST seminar was a great class for first semester students to take because it gave so much advice on study skills, scheduling, activities, finances, etc. There is always something to do, right outside of campus there is a strip of stores and restaurants, tattoo shops, a hookah bar, there are sports and extra activities that the university offers and many LLC activities.

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  • Kristin from Johnstown, PA
  • Feb-09-2014 I am a current student here

    The students, professors, and staff are willing to help you and will do anything to see you succeed. They treat you like real people, it's almost like a home away from home.

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  • Elyssa from Tuckerton, NJ
  • Jan-19-2014 I am a current student here

    Slippery Rock is a great school for students who like average size, as well as smaller sized, classes, moderate student population, and a great education. Students at Slippery Rock will never find themselves bored, for the institution always hosts concerts, movies, and other social activities on a weekly/monthly basis which is great. Lastly, Slipper Rock has some of the best professors around, and I highly recommend this school for anyone seeking fun and a great education.

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  • Kristen from Volant, PA
  • Jan-16-2014 I am a current student here

    I love this college so much because of the atmosphere and the great people! Everyone is willing to help and are true role models. Slippery Rock University is a 10/10.

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