Florida State University Summary

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Basic Statistics

Tallahassee, FL
Full-Time Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
Mid-sized city
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Room & Board
Acceptance Rate
54 %
Admission Difficulty
Average SAT Scores
Average ACT Scores

Best ThingsMore . . .

  • FSU Seminole football
  • Warm weather
  • FSU Flying High Circus
  • Checking out the "student bodies" on Landis Green

Worst ThingsMore . . .

  • Student parking
  • The humidity in August
  • Airfare in and out of Tallahassee
  • The terrible roads in and around campus

Frequently ComparedCompare . . .

Overall ExperienceWhat's This?

You would be hard-pressed to find a graduate of Florida State University who doesn’t have fond memories of the years they spent on campus. Current students will also agree that they are happy with their decision to attend school here. There is something for everyone, from athletics to academia, and you would have a hard time finding a more comfortable setting than Tallahassee. It has so much to offer, from exciting nightlife to beautiful weather.

Although it bears the reputation of a party school, FSU also has a growing reputation for turning out some of the best and brightest graduates in the entire nation. The school is now turning its focus on research, which should appeal to those interested in science and mathematics. But never fear, FSU also emphasizes the arts through their award-winning film and theater departments. From math and science, to the arts, FSU offers a vast array of eclectic degrees, which will be nothing but helpful later in your life. Choosing which college to attend is not an easy decision, but if you’re looking for the perfect combination of a good education and a good time, you can’t do much better than Florida State University.

Florida State Student Reviews

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5 College Freshman

Diversity: Many ethinic/social groups, very accepting.

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4 College Freshman

Campus Strictness: Never had a bad experience.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: Variety of students and an overall acceptance by the entire student body. Never saw much clashing between different groups.

1 person found this useful Report
College Freshman

Greek Life: I was not a part of Greek life.

3 College Freshman

Majors: Lots of variety but still lacking in a few areas.


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