Local Atmosphere

Location
Grand Rapids, MI
Undergrads
2,682
Tuition
$13,192
Admission Difficulty
Very Easy
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3 Recent Alumnus

Local Atmosphere: The sports scene is getting better and better I like it

3 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: All the campuses are near major cities with many options for entertainment.

4 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: The Grand Rapids is a town the loves its sport. So the atmosphere around the city and towns is great.

4 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: its a regular small town

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3 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: I've lived here my whole life, so I'm a little sick of the same place all the time. Overall though i hear Holland is a nice place to live from outsiders. Beautiful scenery with the lake near by and dunes to hike. Parks everywhere! Overall it is an okay place to live, not too much crime, decent people.

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Student Polls

Rate the local atmosphere on the following topics    Based on 46 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Cost of living
  • Dining
  • Friendliness of locals toward students
  • Museums/cultural attractions
  • Nightlife
  • Parking
  • Parks and recreation
  • Professional sports
  • Safety
  • Scenery
  • Shopping
  • Transportation

What is the local atmosphere like at your school?    Based on 45 responses

  • 7% Painfully remote.
  • 22% In or near a big city, but there's not much to do off campus.
  • 11% Small town with plenty of charm.
  • 13% Vibrant college town. There's no big city, but there are plenty of things to do off campus.
  • 47% City living at its finest. There's always something fun and interesting going on.

What is the proximity to other universities? Is there much interaction?    Based on 45 responses

  • 16% There aren't any nearby schools.
  • 29% There are nearby schools, but students do NOT interact much.
  • 56% There are nearby schools that students often interact with.

Can you see yourself living here after graduation?    Based on 44 responses

  • 9% No way.
  • 48% Maybe, if I could find a good job.
  • 43% Totally.
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