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Reviews 585 total reviews with an average rating of 3.7

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4 College Freshman

Transportation: Decatur is a great walking town. Many restaurants and shops are grouped together for easy access. The MARTA train system is just a short walk from campus and will take you to many areas of Atlanta. Cycling is also popular and bike paths are increasing in number.

5 College Freshman

Local Area: Great Location – Agnes Scott is a beautiful green space filled with ole trees and seasonal flowers. Just a short walk away is downtown Decatur, a small town within the city. Decatur is filled with restaurants and independent businesses where you are greeted and recognized after just a few visits. It all feels like home.

3 College Freshman

Campus Food: It's Okay – Food generally okay but the food isn't always cooked so well. There is a okay variety of food choices though. Freshmans barely get any declining to get candy or ice cream or lean cuisine since its 50 dollars a semester.

2 College Freshman

Technology: Wireless Network Mediorcre – The computer labs are okay but you are better off with personal computer unless you wish to spend most of your time in the library.

4 College Student

Technology: We Have Them – We have computers on campus that you can check but it's just simpler to have your own.

3 College Student

Guys & Girls: No Dudes! There are no guys here so if you're trying to get your MRS this is not the place for you. However, ASC is really close to Morehouse, GA State, and GA Tech. The obervation is that most ASC girls marry GA Tech guys in the long run.

3 College Student

Campus Food: Very Veggie at Times – There are A LOT of veggie meals but they're pretty good. The ladies at Mollies are kinda mean and everyone at Evan's is really nice.

4 College Student

Campus Quality: Everything Looks Semi-New – Most of the facities are kept very nice. The Science Center and Campus Center are beautiful.

4 College Student

Local Area: Great City! Decatur is really nice as far as atmosphere everything is so closes. The shopping and dining is really nice, It's a lot of artistic stuff around. It's really nice to hang out and get some yogurt before studying.

5 College Freshman

Campus Quality: Free Tutoring – At Agnes we have free tutoring in every subject! if you ever need help there are always tutors ready to help you at no cost!

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3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: Check Out Decatur Square – Decatur square has a variety of foods from Thai food to all out American food. The cost is a bit expensive but sometimes its worth it

5 College Freshman

Campus Quality: the library has so many helpful resources not only in books but also in personnel. inside the library we can also find the writing and speaking center which provide free tutoring in writing or giving presentations. its great!

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3 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Only Girls School – Nothing to say about boys... Girls go to Georgia Tech or Emory or Georgia State to meet boys. Lots of events are held on campus to meet boys.

3 College Sophomore

Campus Food: Decent Food – The food options at Agnes Scott College is decent, there are only two options, the dining hall and a fast food/grill, because it is such a small college. As a vegetarian the option can be very limited, however the college is always making improvements that are visible, for example there were requests for whole wheat pancakes and soon after it was granted

4 College Sophomore

Campus Quality: The campus of Agnes Scott is aesthetically pleasing to say the least. The grass is green all year long, you often forget what season it is. The buildings are mixed old and new, but the new buildings are integrated flawlessly with the old buildings. The student center is newly renovated and makes resources such as the book store and the post office easily accessible to students. The library is perfect for studying and napping in the late afternoon when the setting sun comes in through large windows in the Reading Room, its my favorite place to write essays.

5 College Student

Campus Quality: The students are really driven and work hard towards their goals. There is no gender competition because it's a girls school, but there are still oppurtunities to meet boys. It's a beautiful campus that you enjoy walking aroung in just for fun. Everyone is nice and no one will steal stuff if you leave it there.

3 College Student

Diversity: Lots of Different Girls – The school is pretty diverse with many different races and religions.

5 College Freshman

Campus Quality: It is an all women's college which allows for women to open up and truly find the strong woman that lies within them to overcome difficult challenges of our times.

5 College Freshman

Academics: A lot of one on one time with the professors who are there for you

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4 College Freshman

Local Area: Decatur is a lovely little town, with a beautiful downtown district that's within walking distance. There are many restaurants and stores and easy access to MARTA. Agnes Scott has a good relationship with Decatur and is a huge part of the local culture, especially the Decatur Book Festival. If I had one complaint, it would be that it's a very quiet area. But it is a nice contrast to the busyness of Atlanta.

4 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: Decatur Eateries – I absolutely love Decatur. Why? It's cute, primarily safe, rock throwing distance from ATL, and has GREAT places to eat. Leons, Brickstore, Cakes & Ale, and Farm Burger. Endless amounts of cool little restaurants with amazing eats.

4 Recent Alumnus

Weather: Humid in the summer, perfect in the fall, and cold in the winter. Sounds normal right?

3 Recent Alumnus

Campus Food: 2 Options – The dinning hall is exciting for the first year, after that you figure out its schedule and the meal rotations. There are some excellent meals prepared, some mediocre meals, and some terrible meals. If you are a picky eater, you can always be satisfied by the constant option of pizza and cereal. Magic Sandwhich day (fresh tomato and mozzerella) is one of the most popular days in the dinning hall. Wednesdays are always comfort food, and it is unhealthy, but DELICIOUS. The mac'n'cheese, the chicken, the greens, will leave you very happy and full.

3 College Freshman

Weather: the weather is quite bi polar with winds to summer heat to cold rain in a single day.

2 College Freshman

Party Scene: On the MARTA Bus – there is little to no nightlife unless you love movie nights with your friends. However there are plenty of school within a train ride which will gladly accommodate girls from Agnes Scott

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Agnes Scott is a liberal arts school with a small professor-to-student ratio, with rigorous academics and a thriving club life. The professors are all passionate about the subjects they teach and have had some experience in their fields, too. For the most part, they bring their all to each class. Not only are the professors intelligent and passionate, but they are also personable. There are few professors who are difficult to speak with about problems, anxieties, or comments about a class. The same can be said for all of the faculty and staff at Agnes. Everyone is committed to allowing students to learn and grow. The small community helps everything be personal.

Agnes helps to shape students into well-rounded individuals with the skills to enter a career. In order to get the full Agnes experience, it's important to put yourself out there. Many skills can't be acquired without reaching out to the College's offices or clubs/organizations. However, the most important thing any prospective student should remember about Agnes when making her big decision is that Agnes is a small, private, women's liberal arts college. All of these factors are important to consider because they will determine the experience you have. All in all, the Agnes experience is a wonderful one, but students should be aware that this experience is only obtained if they actively engage in the community around them.

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