Reed College is an egalitarian, nonsectarian, and coeducation liberal arts institution in Portland, Oregon. It is a residential college filled with Tudor-Gothic style architecture and a forested canyon nature preserve is found at the center of campus. Forbes lists the college as #13 in the West. The college is dedicated almost exclusively to academia with no social clubs, fraternities, or varsity athletic programs.
Reed College has strong academics and an interesting student body. Its quirky dynamics are not for everyone, but sufficiently eccentric students will love it here. Reed is a small school with a strong sense of community.
A Reed Student from Portland, OR
From the atmosphere, experience sitting in on classes, and overall feel of the school, I can tell that Reed is an exceptional place. While it may not be for everyone, I'd suggest visiting, for you will know for sure.