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Academic Rigor
4.0983
Dorm Life
3.9028
Food and Dining
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Bang for the buck
4.1019
Clubs and Activities
4.7571
Greek Life
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Most Helpful Review for University of Kansas
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Nik from Kansas City
  • 42 out of 42 people found this review helpful

As with other colleges, freshman year generally means class sizes in the hundreds. However, the professors and teaching assistants do a relatively good job on relaying information to classes of these sizes. Most of my classes used PowerPoint slides which made it easy to follow along while the professor was lecturing.

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  • Stephanie from Chicago, IL
  • Apr-14-2015 I am a past student here

    Best 4 years of my life- couldn't have chosen a better university to attend! Great academics, social life, and all around great experience.

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  • Logan
  • Jan-12-2015 I am a current student here

    Through my time at the University of Kansas, I've been treated to countless great experiences. Whether it was through sporting events, club activities, or hanging with friends in Lawrence, it's been a great time. The atmosphere, people, and activities here are all A+.

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  • Valerie from Overland Park, KS
  • Jan-09-2015 I am a current student here

    The University of Kansas is better known as your home away from home. The university focuses on the importance of a quality education, while focusing on the importance of comradery between not only just the students, but also the staff. The University of Kansas is everything a college is expected to be and should be, if not more.

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  • Vann from Tyler, TX
  • Dec-28-2014 I am a current student here

    KU is a fantastic place to live and learn! The campus is beautiful and contains all the amenities necessary for a successful education. And Lawrence has a very small town feel so you get the best of both worlds: a big university and a small town.

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-09-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Kansas is great school. An abundance amount of opportunities for students to excel in their studies. KU has so many organizations, clubs, and activates for students to attend in a safe environment.

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  • Sarah from Kansas
  • Nov-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Look elsewhere for Industrial Design if you are not willing or capable of completely preparing yourself for industry on completely your own time. Industrial Design program is generally disorganized and the lack of quantitative information is less than ideal. Percentage of students who land good internships and/or jobs is not fantastic.

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  • Larresa from Lawrence, KS
  • Nov-25-2014 I am a current student here

    If you come to KU, expect a lot of school spirit. KU has a pretty big campus, but it's absolutely gorgeous. Personally, I have amazing teachers who are good at what they do.

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  • Nathaniel from Eudora, KS
  • Nov-07-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    My mother went here and I pratically lived on campus. It has a great atmosphere and is where I play to go for college.

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  • Emily from Lawrence, KS
  • Oct-27-2014 I am a current student here

    KU is a large school that feels very intimate. The academics and professors are consistently excellent and often are willing to go above and beyond for the students. Student life is fun though not nothing outrageous, a pretty typical college experience and the sports game are always a blast.

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  • Lexi from Topeka, KS
  • Jun-10-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Kansas has challenging courses for the hardworking student. The University also has plenty of extracurriculars for any type of student. This University will not disappoint when it comes to gaining college experience.

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