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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • from Long Island, New York
  • I am a current student here

    There is plenty to do in town which is right off of campus, whether that be the bars at night or grabbing lunch. The Rail Trail is a nature walk that runs next to campus, and if you have a car you can drive 20 minutes to Mohonk Mountain and Minnewaska State Park. The Poughkeepsie Mall is a half hour away. On campus, RAs host weekly programs and activities in the dorms.

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  • Lonniece from Brooklyn, NY
  • I am a current student here

    Hang out with friend, join a club and attend events they hae, attend school events (they have a calendar that keeps you updated with things that are happening on campus

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  • kayla from bronx, ny
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    there are a ton of activities to do on campus. if you are into sports, there are a ton of sports to try at new paltz at the athletic center.if you are just looking for any activity to do around campus, there are always events happening at the student activities center.

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  • Luis from Newburgh, NY
  • I am a current student here

    The town has many activities day and night within walking distance from the campus. Night life is full of offers for different preferences. Mostly a liberal crowd but even conservatives have their spaces.

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  • Emmitt from Bronx, NY
  • I am a current student here

    Here at SUNY New Paltz, fun is what you make it. You can join one of the hundreds of clubs here on campus. You can also go to the gym and work out or play basketball, ping pong, racquetball, e.t.c. There are intramural teams that you can join. There are always events happening on campus as well. The possibilities are endless. Just for fun, you can also go outside during the night and view the thousands of stars that illuminate the night time here at New Paltz. It is such an amazing sight. For students who are 21 and older, there are pubs in town and the night life here at New Paltz is amazing. You will definitely have a lot of stories to reminisce and laugh about.

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  • New Paltz, NY
  • I am a current student here

    Travel locally- enjoy the Catskills! Take hikes, go skiing, boarding, climbing, biking, at Lake Minnewaska, Hunter and Windham Mountains, Mohonk Preserve, and more. Skateboard at local parks and on campus. Go shopping in the local village. Attend music shows by local bands at bars, cafe's, houses, or concert halls nearby. Attend festivals celebrating music, fruit, arts and crafts, poetry, vegetables, wine or holidays. Take a stroll to NYC with your friends. Attend clubs and design your life accordingly. Learn Yoga, meditation, and holistic mind-body healing. Go to the movies, the mall or just hang out with all the amazing friends you will meet!

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  • Jeremy from New York, NY
  • I am a current student here

    New Paltz hosts a number of weekly events, and first year students get a list of all the events happening, along with the time and place it is happening, emailed to them every week! For Friday and Saturday nights, there are a lot of bars and restaurants to go to. If you're not a drinker (or if you're underage) you can always go to the local cinema with friends and watch the latest movies for only 5$!

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  • Tiffany from Mount Sinai, NY
  • I am a current student here

    There are events that go on during the first week of school, but they tend to die down up until clubs start to occur. The club fair occurs about 3 weeks into the school year (which sucks). Going into town can be fun from time to time and is a walking distance away from the old main building and Shango (one of the dorms). It's about a 25 min walk from Esopus into town which isn't bad at all. There is a cafe with an open mic night every monday and there are also little stores/bakeries that you could visit that are pretty good.

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  • Jay T
  • I am a current student here

    There are many clubs and organizations you can join. During the warmer months there are activities and games sponsored by the campus which you can be apart of.

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