Location
Tempe, AZ
Undergrads
50,484
Tuition (in-state)
$22,977 ($9,724)
Admission Difficulty
Very Easy
More statistics . . .
YesI'm interested, let this school know MaybeBookmark for later NoShow me better matches What does it mean to express interest?
Oops! There was an error.

Reload the page and try again.

Saving your interest We will attempt to notify this school of your interest. This school has been saved to your schools listyour schools list. This school has been removed from your recommended schools list.
For more schools, visit your recommended schools list.

Reviews 7037 total reviews with an average rating of 3.6

{{ error }}
close
3 College Senior

Off-Campus Dining: Among many, I recently visited Sprouts, a friend suggest this only because he is an anti-GMO eater. For the most part I enjoy eating at Fresh and Easy and I haven't had any off situation with this location. Food is food it really depends on the individual, indulge or not.

5 College Junior

Nightlife: ASU is known for our parties, but because of my age, I haven't been able to experience much of the night life. Living on campus has allowed me to see and hear that there is almost always something going on each night. Holliday weekends and game weekends are on a whole other level!

3 College Senior

Facilities: For me I really do not participate in school functions a lot of this is due to my finishing school by next year. I so so need to graduate, then I will take time off and just have fun, play or learn to play. Continue visiting Museums and libraries, breathe.

2 College Junior

Campus Dining: On campus dining is not very cheap, and there isn't much of a variety. When I eat on campus i'm either between classes or too hungry to leave campus. Other than that I would say that off campus dining is the way to go.

3 College Junior

Off-Campus Housing: I haven't lived off campus, but from what I have heard many juniors and seniors choose to live off of campus for financial purposes. It's honestly super expensive to live on campus.

3 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: The local atmosphere is great and fun. I haven't talked to the locals, but everyone seems friendly and open to conversation.

5 College Junior

Facilities: Student life at ASU is so beg, that it has created a reputation among other college state universities. Our athletics are doing very good this year, and the student center is always busy.

1 College Junior

Scholarships: I sent a letter to the financial aid office asking them to reconsider my aid for this year - an appeal process that I am still dealing with. They won't allow me any aid for this year, and didn't offer me enough loans to cover my tuition, so I had to pay out of pocket. My hope is that next year will be less of a hassle and that maybe I can get the help I need to graduate.

4 College Junior

Academics: W.P. Carey is one of the finest business schools in the nation. Ranked highly among it's peers, being a student in this particular school makes you want to succeed.

4 College Junior

Academics: The professors are great and academic wise there are many study options to chose from and students often stay ahead of the game when it comes to projects and assignments.

2 College Junior

Off-Campus Dining: There aren't many options to choose from, especially late at night. And no student discounts - anywhere.

2 College Junior

Campus Strictness: I don't think that ASU is very strict, and unless there is a huge party or serious noise complaints, they don't interfere much from what i've seen.

3 College Junior

Parking: Fortunately for me, my apartment includes parking so that I don't have to park in a garage or off of campus. My fees are much less, and I park right by my complex, but I have heard that the parking fees for one semester at ASU for those who don't live on campus are really expensive.

5 College Junior

Athletics: Our school shows it's team pride and school spirit, either through attendance at games or by wearing maroon and gold (our team colors) to class. Our athletic facilities are always in use and are kept clean at all times.

4 College Junior

Campus Housing: The campus housing at ASU is very close in proximity to class. I love living on campus because it's not as stressful, and it has been easier to make and keep relationships among classroom peers and the community.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Junior

Transportation: The shuttles are the best means of transportation. They take a little longer, but with no cost. Taxis are my transportation on the weekends and the drivers are on-call and courteous.

3 College Junior

Health & Safety: The security on campus is mainly there to make sure nothing illegal is happening and to bust parties. They don't go out of their way to make students feel safe or at ease.

5 College Sophomore

Parking: Parking is outrageously expensive and enforcement is really efficient when it comes to ticketing violators. However, it is beneficial to have your car on campus have access to it. Fortunately there is a wide variety of free public transportation to get you to and from campus if you live near campus.

4 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: There are a lot of fast food restaurants right off of campus. If you are willing to walk a bit, you can find plenty of sit-down restaurants that will offer a variety of foods, be it healthy, ethnic, whatever.

5 College Sophomore

Nightlife: ASU tries to regain it's party school ranking as frequently as it can. Yes, there are a plethora of parties near campus, but there are also phenomenal academic programs here at ASU. If you do not want to partake in the party scene, your college experience will not be hindered one bit.

5 College Sophomore

Facilities: ASU continuously renovates its spaces in order to provide students with the equipment and such that they need to be successful. Our recreation center was recently doubled in size and our union was redone over the past few years as well.

5 College Sophomore

Athletics: Football is a huge part of being at ASU. The student section has over 10,000 seats and can be seen relatively full at all times, especially for big games. ASU is doing very well this season too, which always increases the school spirit among students.

5 College Sophomore

Scholarships: ASU is great at offering financial aid! I received both academic and need-based aid, enough to cover more than my cost of attending.

5 College Sophomore

Diversity: There is a lot of diversity on campus. However, it is not uncommon to find many groups that are homogenous in their makeup (regardless of ethnicity, economics background, or sexual orientation). It is all a matter of how involved you get, where you meet people, and who you live with.

3 College Sophomore

Drug Safety: A lot of students drink and party, but keep it under control.

{{review.UserDisplayString}}

{{review.SectionLabel}} at {{review.EntityName}}:

{{review.Votes}} found this useful - Did you? Was this useful? Yes Report

Sorry, there are no reviews.

  • {{settings.pageNumber}} of {{settings.maxPages}}
  • Pages:
  • ... {{page}}

Rankings View more rankings . . .

Photos More photos . . .

Music Auditorium
Music Auditorium

Overall ExperienceWhat's This?

Jade Riley
Hometown
Glendale, AZ
Major
Molecular Biosciences and Biotechnology
Grad Year
2013
View all previous student authors

Arizona State is like no other university in the country. With a large, vibrant, and exciting student body that truly makes the campus unique, there is no arguing that ASU is by any means a boring place to be for the next four years of your life. As soon as you step onto ASU's campus, you will feel the immense amount of positive and exciting energy that gives you sense of belonging. Even though there are so many students around campus, you will be sure to find a niche to call your own. College is the time to find yourself and truly learn who you are as you prepare for the real world. ASU provides the perfect environment to challenge you to make "adult" decisions, and you won't always, but by the end of it all, you will mature into a dedicated individual!

Even though students will struggle with all-nighters, sports practice, parking tickets, and trying to recover from a great night, many of them couldn't ask for anything else. There will be times that you are drowning in homework and studying, but by the end of it all, you will look back and laugh. Your peers help you get through the tough times and make those social outings even more fun. ASU knows how to party hard, but when it comes to crunch time, we pull it off well. The kids here know how to have a great time, the nightlife and social settings are extremely fun, the academics are quite challenging—especially when you apply yourself and take it seriously—but most importantly, students will leave prepared for post-graduation and taking on the world. ASU is a fantastic place to meet new people and a great way to experience life in the great southwest. But don't take my word for it—come on out and experience it for yourself!

Admitted Students' GPA/Test Scores More on admissions . . .

Applicant Status At Arizona State University

How do I stack up?

Compared against the students in the chart, you are in the:

??? Percentile
4
pageviews remaining

Non-registered users are limited to 5 school profile page views per month.

Register for free to gain full access!