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Academic Rigor
4.0824
Dorm Life
3.8961
Food and Dining
3.8411
Bang for the buck
4.0636
Clubs and Activities
4.7083
Greek Life
4.0000
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Most Helpful Review for University of Kansas
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Nik from Kansas City
  • 44 out of 44 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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  • Oct-10-2017 I am a current student here

    KU has a very friendly atmosphere. Rigorous coursework depending on your major. Overall great place to be.

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  • Jordan from Littleton, CO
  • Jan-14-2017 I am a current student here

    Great school, good campus, good night life, good education. Big classes at first, but they slim down as you progress. You will fall in love with this school.

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  • Phuong from Wichita, KS
  • Aug-24-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I heard this school has a really good engineering school. Is that true?

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  • adrienne from dodge city, ks
  • Jul-22-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    i attended girl's state at ku this summer. ku has an absolutely gorgeous campus, a friendly environment, and so many great programs to choose from. i cannot wait to attend ku in the fall of 2017.

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  • person1
  • May-22-2016 I am a past student here

    this used to be a great school. but do not come here while brownback is in office; funding is gone and majors and entire programs are being cut to make due. kansas is a treacherous place to be, even in the most liberal town in the state.

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  • from Kansas City
  • Dec-23-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The University of Kansas has a hometown feel and is located in the comfortable city of Lawrence. When taking breaks from studying, Greek life and parties are well known here. The only downside is the diversity!

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  • Kylie from Overland Park, KS
  • Dec-01-2015 I am a current student here

    The squirrels here are slightly horrifying but always entertaining. If you walk to class, you won't have to worry about the freshman 15 because there are so many hills (but, if you want, there's a great rec center as well)! College is not completely what I expected it to be, but KU makes it great nonetheless!

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