Local Atmosphere

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Tuition
$27,156
Admission Difficulty
Average
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4 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: I love my school!! I am finally out of my shy shell

4 College Senior

Local Atmosphere: jwu is a great school, providence always has a lot going on and a lot to do.

5 College Freshman

Local Atmosphere: It has the city feel but feels so at home comfortable

3 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: Providence is a well-know college area. The city is known for its restaurants, shopping and nightlife.

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3 College Sophomore

Local Atmosphere: The atmosphere is very lively. Always something going on and always something to do. Spending an evening with friends out and about is never a let down.

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Student Polls

Rate the local atmosphere on the following topics    Based on 115 responses

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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 113 responses

  • 62% City living at its finest. There's always something fun and interesting going on.
  • 17% Vibrant college town. There's no big city, but there are plenty of things to do off campus.
  • 5% Small town with plenty of charm.
  • 16% In or near a big city, but there's not much to do off campus.
  • 0% Painfully remote.

What is the proximity to other universities? Is there much interaction?    Based on 112 responses

  • 67% There are nearby schools that students often interact with.
  • 29% There are nearby schools, but students do NOT interact much.
  • 4% There aren't any nearby schools.

Can you see yourself living here after graduation?    Based on 112 responses

  • 24% Totally.
  • 62% Maybe, if I could find a good job.
  • 14% No way.

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