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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for University of Wisconsin-River Falls
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Sydney from Minnetonka, MN
  • 16 out of 16 people found this review helpful

Many of the classes to fill general requirements are not particularly intense. However, by testing into higher course levels in several subjects I have managed to avoid that as much as possible. I also take the maximum number of credits every semester.

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  • Bel from Oakdale, MN
  • Jan-20-2015 I am a current student here

    I enjoy the campus, and the many friends I have made. I enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, and beautiful scenery. I enjoy the resources provided by faculty and staff.

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  • Michelle from Kennan, WI
  • Jan-14-2015 I am a current student here

    This university is awesome for those looking for a close-knit community. After a semester of campus, you recognize so many people due the small size of the college. The agricultural aspect is wonderful and really helped me transition into the aspect of college since it was closely related to my hometown environment.

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  • Maggie
  • Nov-03-2014 I am a current student here

    The school has quality education, but lacks in social life. There's not much to do on weekends and probably at least half of students go home. It feels a lot like high school, which, for me, is not ideal.

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  • Kaitlynn from Roberts, WI
  • May-06-2014 I am a current student here

    It's an average school, fairly easy and great community. I wish teachers were a little better. I also wish it had more study abroad programs.

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  • current Freshman
  • Mar-08-2014 I am a current student here

    It is a wonderful school. Almost all of the professors are nice and want you to succeed. The equine program is great.

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  • Nicole
  • Jan-20-2014 I am a current student here

    The campus is absolutely beautiful and very homely. The students and professors are very inviting and polite. You can get a great education for a good price!

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  • Crystal from North Branch, MN
  • Jan-19-2014 I am a current student here

    If youre looking at River Falls for their education, the professors and faculty here are amazing! They are very helpful and laid back. The campus is smaller so seeing familiar faced is quite frequent.

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  • Student from Hastings, MN
  • Jan-06-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Wisconsin- River Falls campus provides an excellent personalized education with an all-inclusive welcoming environment for undergraduate education. The campus is small enough where professors actually get to know you as an whole person in small class sizes. However, this is historically a 'suitcase' campus where many students go back home on the weekend for various reasons and can be BORING.

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  • Alyssa from Sun Prairie, WI
  • Jan-01-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is a great choice if you live in the area since most students go home on weekends. It is the best choice in the state if you want to study equine science, and is also a good choice for dairy science or if you would like to become a teacher. If you don't like traveling into Minnesota or to another town to do literally anything, look elsewhere.

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  • Nicole from Weston, WI
  • Oct-18-2013 I am a current student here

    Most of the professors really care about you and want you to succeed in their classes. The campus is beautiful, and the classrooms and computers labs are really nice. There are also a variety of sports, and the intramural sports are set up really well and a lot of fun!

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