Local Atmosphere

Location
Marietta, GA
Undergrads
3,863
Tuition (in-state)
$16,385 ($5,627)
Admission Difficulty
Easy
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2 College Sophomore

Local Atmosphere: The surrounding area is meh. It's better than it was 20 years ago and its getting better, but its an awkward transition zone between Atlanta and Alpharetta/Roswell with only car dealerships and Wal-Marts/general shopping and fast food. Marietta Square is nearby, but without a car, it's inaccessible and it's mostly closed at night. Note: a trolley does take students without cars to and from Marietta Square and Wal-Mart plaza every Thursday.

5 Recent Alumnus

Local Atmosphere: A short drive into Kennesaw or Atlanta and you won't run out of things to do, or places to see. Also, in Marietta, there are plenty of parks and sports clubs.

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3 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: Marietta is suburban USA. Atlanta is 15 miles away

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3 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: Its located in an urbanized area however there is not to much to do after classes

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1 College Freshman

Local Atmosphere: The on-campus life is dead.

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Student Polls

Rate the local atmosphere on the following topics    Based on 37 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 38 responses

  • 5% Painfully remote.
  • 39% In or near a big city, but there's not much to do off campus.
  • 11% Small town with plenty of charm.
  • 3% Vibrant college town. There's no big city, but there are plenty of things to do off campus.
  • 42% 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 38 responses

  • 5% There aren't any nearby schools.
  • 47% There are nearby schools, but students do NOT interact much.
  • 47% There are nearby schools that students often interact with.

Can you see yourself living here after graduation?    Based on 39 responses

  • 18% No way.
  • 56% Maybe, if I could find a good job.
  • 26% Totally.
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