Alcorn State, MS
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Reviews 369 total reviews with an average rating of 3.4

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4 College Junior

Parking: The parking space could be a little better, but it is not horrible.

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4 College Freshman

Computers: The computer labs at Alcorn State are usually not croweded at all. The only time they maybe when we have midterms and finals. Most people have their own computer and use the school Wifi.

5 College Sophomore

Scholarships: the ammount in scholorships they give out at this school is unbeliveable. over 90% students at the school are offered som type of money. everyone gets scholorship money but it may not be enough

1 College Sophomore

Computers: the computers work verywell in the computer labs. We have access to wifi in our dorms but the connection is n ot so great unless we go in the study room.

3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: our greek life is really great at helping out the comunity. they also love to keep us entertained with step shows and events.

3 College Sophomore

Facilities: i think something great about my school is that the teachers are willing to do anything to get us to do well. they are very understanding and helpful teachers. also this school offes many types of scholoships to help students pay for their education.

5 College Sophomore

Greek Life: Greek life is apart of the campus. They have seminars and voter's regerstration. They have parties but they do constructive things on campus as well.

2 College Senior

Scholarships: I received enough financial aid, but it was not easy speaking with staff. Registration was almost over before I was awarded funds.

2 College Senior

Facilities: They are slowly improving dorms and other facilities on-campus. There is still room for improvement.

4 College Senior

Facilities: It has a great Agriculture department and well-known for it's nursing department.

1 College Senior

Diversity: The diversity is minimum. Most students are African American.

3 College Freshman

Scholarships: The financial aid process was very hectic. There were a lot of people trying to do the same thing as me so the lines were very long. Sometimes it took hours before you were even able to talk to someone to see if you were in the right place. There is a lot of different scholarships to choose from though. Payment for school is not a problem and the councelors do all they can to help when they get around to you.

3 College Freshman

Facilities: Alcorn State University is like no other university. It has friendly people wherever you go and they are very helpful. The student union is open to the public and has everything you may need right there. There is a lot of school spirit on campus that keeps you motivated. The clubs and organizations always are trying to have something going on for the students so they will never be bored. They also keep the students updated on whats happening in the world and try to keep the students informed. There is always someone to talk to or study with on the yard and all of the alcornites keep the school fun and interesting.

2 College Junior

Off-Campus Housing: Off-campus housing is nothing to die for. There aren't any student apartments provided by the school. The only sources of living outside of the dorms are beat up trailors that are majority owned by people who work for the institution.

1 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: We are a college off in the middle of the woods at the end of a highway.

2 College Junior

Nightlife: The club is only ever open when fraternities or sororities are throwing parties or the football team wins a game. The house parties are nice though and they are free as well.

1 College Junior

Campus Strictness: The campus officials are extremely serious about their jobs. Professors conduct class by the book. The absentee percentage is in full effect; no student who does not attend class will pass. The campus police are strict as well. They actually tow cars parked in inappropriate areas.

2 College Freshman

Nightlife: Alcorn stay having parties throughout the week. Only thing bad about it is they play the same music everytime you go.

1 College Freshman

Local Atmosphere: The city is so country. There is really no attractions or etc here. If you want to go to the mall or something then you have to drive to vicksburg, jackson and Natchez.

3 College Freshman

Weather: The weather here can be very bi-polar. One day it wants to be hot and then the next it wants to be cold.

5 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I have never felt unsafe on Alcorn's campus. Everytime you turn around you see the campus police. Also Alcorn is a very friendly environment. I mean everybody keeps to themselves.

3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: I give pattons a B because sometimes they can be slow at serving your food to you. Overall they served great food.

4 College Senior

Majors: I love my major, Elementary Education, because this is a passion that i have had for pratically all my life. I enjoy my classes and all that they have to offer. the workload can be pretty intense. This is because the instructors are preparing you for the Praxis Exam as well as the actual workforce

3 College Senior

Diversity: Alcorn is very diverse. From the individuals from different countries to those who are raised differently.

3 College Senior

Campus Strictness: the strictness at Alcorn varies. Sometimes things that are unauthorized can go unnoticed and sometimes it wont. It just depends on the personnel (staff, police, administration) and what type of day they are having


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