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Local Area

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3 College Freshman

Local Area: The town is very small and homey. The locals are very friendly. The nature is beautiful.

1 College Sophomore

Local Area: Remote, far from civilization from the city. not enough places for food or shopping

3 College Junior

Local Area: The local atmosphere is good. The closest shopping (mall wise) is about 25-30 minutes away.

3 College Freshman

Local Area: Philippi doesn't offer much small town

3 College Freshman

Local Area: Small town living; safe but not a lot of exciting things to do. Friendly people who take pride in the university. Beautiful parks nearby. Traveling about 30 min will bring you to movie theaters, shopping and more assortment of restaurants.{

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Student Polls

Rate the local atmosphere on the following topics    Based on 14 responses

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  • 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 16 responses

  • 0% City living at its finest. There's always something fun and interesting going on.
  • 0% Vibrant college town. There's no big city, but there are plenty of things to do off campus.
  • 75% Small town with plenty of charm.
  • 6% In or near a big city, but there's not much to do off campus.
  • 19% Painfully remote.

What is the proximity to other universities? Is there much interaction?    Based on 15 responses

  • 40% There are nearby schools that students often interact with.
  • 40% There are nearby schools, but students do NOT interact much.
  • 20% There aren't any nearby schools.

Can you see yourself living here after graduation?    Based on 15 responses

  • 13% Totally.
  • 60% Maybe, if I could find a good job.
  • 27% No way.
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