Location
Fort Worth, TX
Undergrads
8,145
Tuition
$34,590
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Reviews 1106 total reviews with an average rating of 3.7

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4 College Freshman

Drug Safety: Most people drink for sure, but if you don't you won't be criticized for it or anything. For the most part, faculty/RAs are chill and just want you to be safe about it. Others can be overly strict. Seen people use drugs on campus before but I wouldn't say it's too abundant. Nothing different from the college norm.

3 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: Well I live on campus (cuz I have to) so I don't really have a review...

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Greek Life: I am oart of the Greek system and love it. My experience would be completely different without it.

4 College Freshman

Drug Safety: I don't think that TCU has a major drug issue at all

3 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I haven't had any issues regarding health and safety yet

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Diversity: I don't really have an issue with diversity, I'm friends with who I am friends with, I'm not too concerned about race or religion or sexual orientation.

4 people found this useful Report
1 College Freshman

Scholarships: I applied but did not receive any financial aid. Its super hard on my family and it makes me want to go to another school where I was offered more money

5 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Local Atmosphere: I'm from the area and I love it. Part of the reason I chose TCU!

3 College Freshman

Campus Strictness: They're pretty strict about dumb things. And the punishments are very harsh.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I am very happy with the housing on campus except for the fact that it's so expensive.

5 College Freshman

Nightlife: There are always things to do. The bar scene is huge, you always know there will be stuff to do!

3 College Freshman

Athletics: TCU sports haven't been as strong this year, but that doesn't stop us from being proud horned frogs.

4 College Freshman

Computers: I don't personally use school computers because I came with my own. The wifi is campus wide and so it isn't necessarily strong.

4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: The houseing is very clean

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I have not seen any crime.

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3 College Freshman

Weather: It's Texas.. You never know what to expect.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Academics: The workload is manageable as long as you stay on top of your work.

3 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Majors: It is great! The teachers and students get to interact on a personal level because of the class sizes.

4 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Majors: Everyone was very helpful when I was transfering to TCU. Admissions application went very smooly.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Nightlife: Alot of options in the DFW area.

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Transportation: I have been travelling abroad for three years now so I have seen some amazing public transportation. Texas has not caught up to other places concerning public transport.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Local Atmosphere: I am a Texan through and through and I love TCU.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Athletics: TCU is obsessed with its athletics. I would say student athletes are somewhat spoiled

3 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Diversity: There aren't many international students, but I don't feel rejected or anything by the Americans

4 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Scholarships: The process for applying for aid was easy even though I'm an international student. I didn't get as much aid as I wanted, but I got an acceptable amount

4 people found this useful Report
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Marley Hutchinson
Hometown
Greenwood Village, CO
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Most students at TCU are pleased with their education and the opportunities presented to them. While diversity continues to be an issue on campus, strong academics, good facilities, and countless organizations play a larger role in student life. To most students, TCU offers a strong academic foundation in a lively setting. Fort Worth and Dallas provide endless entertainment, while campus police and Froggie Five-O do their best to protect and serve the students on TCU’s campus. Students have a wide variety of living options, providing them with a great environment while earning their educations.

Don't be fooled by the name: TCU isn’t a stuffy church school. It’s a place where students are encouraged to try new things and branch out. A few numerous organizations—Greek ones in particular—tend to discriminate between social groups, but the overall student body is quite friendly. Academically, students are eager to learn, and a small student-faculty ratio allows students to interact closely with each of their professors. In the long run, many TCU students truly appreciate the campus for what it is and tend to view it as an experience like no other. It sure is good to be a Horned Frog!

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