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Reviews 1705 total reviews with an average rating of 3.9

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4 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: It is so easy to find just about a restaurant for anything

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4 College Freshman

Administration: They really keep things in line to make sure it is the best environment possible

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3 College Freshman

Scholarships: I did not have to deal directly with financial aid too much

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3 College Freshman

Party Scene: No parties are held on campus, that would never happen without punishment

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5 College Freshman

Campus Food: Seriously the best food you can find on a college campus

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4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I absolutely love my housing and dorms, it keeps you so involved in the school. There are always events to help you bond and make friendships with others. It is super easy to start the housing process, it is very straight forward and simple. The cost is definitely worth what you get out of it.

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3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: I do not know much about off-campus housing but there are apartments available near the school that would be close to shopping and other resources as well.

4 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: There are a variety of options that provide different kinds of food. The cost isn't too bad, but student discounts would be appreciated. Also, there should be more late night options.

3 College Freshman

Administration: Since it is a Baptist school it is fairly strict. Sometimes this puts a hindrance on having fun. One thing I would change is the visiting hours for freshman. I understand that it needs to be monitored, a little bit more time would be nice.

3 College Freshman

Scholarships: I have applied for as many scholarships and financial aid options as I could. Getting enough financial aid is challenging for me, especially being from out of state. I am a very good student but other than that, I guess I do not stand out for many scholarships because I am not of a minority, my parents don't work with special organizations, and I am not from California.

3 College Freshman

Party Scene: I don't party, at least not the kind with the negative connotation. I like the parties that the leadership offices host. It provides a way to kick back and forget about the school week for a little while.

4 College Freshman

Campus Food: I love the variety on campus for dining. However, I would like to see some healthier options available. I would suggest Briscos make global bowls that are not fried or soaked in oils. I would also like to see a few more healthy warm meals in the caf.

5 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I love living on campus. It gives a whole new aspect to the college experience. Coming from out of state, it is nice to have a clean, spacious living area, even as a freshman. The community is so welcoming and there are a lot of events offered to get yourself involved in.

5 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: Far from school but can't complain. Free rent

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4 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: Do not really eat off campus but its great anyways

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5 College Freshman

Administration: Very helpful and lenient, awesome staff!

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5 College Freshman

Scholarships: Cal Baptist just easily offered me a scholarship.

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5 College Freshman

Campus Food: Every food places at Cal Baptist is the best!!

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College Freshman

Campus Housing: I am a commuter but very nice housing

3 College Junior

Off-Campus Housing: Since there are so many great living options on campus I wouldn't bother with being off campus. The apartments close to the school are in questionable neighborhoods. If you absolutely must live off campus, rent a room from someone in the area for better pricing and a safer environment.

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4 College Junior

Off-Campus Dining: My favorite restaurant in town is Olivia's Mexican Restaurant. Their tamales are very authentic.

If you're looking for the bar scene, Lake Alice has live music every night and affordable drinks.

3 College Junior

Administration: The Administration at CBU means well but they are wildly unorganized and a bit on the greedy side. There's a department for every little detail and the micromanagement is not working out so well. It's difficult to find on campus jobs because international students are given priority. Tuition is getting more and more expensive the more students we let in and Admissions will accept anybody, making the campus crowded. I love CBU a lot, but the people running it need to get their act together.

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2 College Junior

Scholarships: Getting financial aid at CBU is a nightmare. The department is understaffed and documents get lost and accounts are frozen all the time. Accessing financial aid online through insidecbu is confusing and complicated. If you receive one award on time consider yourself lucky!

College Junior

Party Scene: I am not a "partier" at all. I really like attending the school sponsored events because they always have food and free stuff! Some students sneak alcohol on campus and if they get caught you have to write papers and attend every single chapel so don't be that person.

4 College Junior

Campus Food: Nobody does Sunday Brunch like CBU. They roll out the red carpet for students and outsiders. Every two Tuesdays in a row I have the most wonderful cheesy bread you will ever taste. Lately the Alumni Dining Commons hasn't been serving its best on the weekdays but I forgive them every Sunday and Tuesday. For every other day, Briscoes serves great breakfast and killer snacks at late night. For your safety, do not ingest Briscoes pasta...it's crunchy every time. I don't even have to talk about Chic-Fil-A because it's delicious every single time. We do have a new dining place which is the El Monte Grill. It's pretty much a knock-off Chipotle so if you're a Chipotle fan, come hungry!

Cal Baptist is seriously blessed when it comes to food. It definitely influenced my decision to attend.

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