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Most Helpful Review for Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jerrod from Centreville, VA
  • 47 out of 48 people found this review helpful

I currently a student at VCU returning for my sophomore year and I must say that I am excited to get back to Richmond, VA this fall. As an engineering student I can tell that the education that I am receiving from VCU presents me as well as others attending this diverse university, with a chance to master subject areas even with no prior knowledge of any particular subject area. The past two semesters at VCU I mastered programs such as Microsoft Excel and MatLab that I had no prior knowledge of, but would have eventually needed for the real-world....

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • I am a current student here

    VCU is an extremely diverse and vibrant university. This fact only adds to the community vibe felt on campus. Because of its location (smack in the middle of Richmond), the school and its community are very much immersed in Richmond culture.

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  • Muskan from Herndon, VA
  • I am a current student here

    VCU is a very diverse university. The staff and faculty member are very friendly and respectful of your time. I absolutely love the campus itself.

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  • Annoymous
  • I am a current student here

    I would rate VCU a solid 8/10 for their commitment to educational and moral lessons that provide light in a nation that sometimes goes dark. I am learning not only school based information, but common knowledge that will help me in life after college. The diversity and many events aimed at pulling everyone together is something I will keep in my heart always and try my best to grow upon.

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  • Alyssa from Escondido, CA
  • I am a past student here

    This school is the most diverse community I have ever been in. The Greek life is truly accepting and amazing, and the professors are engaging and have extensive amounts of knowledge on the subjects they teach.

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  • danielle from richmond, va
  • I am a current student here

    vcu is the most diverse school i have ever been. besides having the best art, business and medical school, vcu's school spirit creates a very unified atmosphere in campus. located in the city, vcu has tons of different activities students do. from tubing in the james river to tasting different local food, vcu has the perfect environment for any student who loves adventures!

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  • bethany from richmond, va
  • I am a current student here

    vcu is fun, diverse, and very welcoming. all of the faculty are very helpful, and i have never had a problem that they were not able to solve. the courses can be challenging, but that's a good thing!

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