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Reviews 375 total reviews with an average rating of 3.4

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4 College Freshman

Drug Safety: Nothing really to worry about.

4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: The safety is great. They just move pretty slow but they are great.

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: It great. Just a lot more learning to do.

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The alumni and the staff are nice and great supporters.

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: It's a good living space but it does need some advancements and makeovers

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Honestly, Fisk University has taught me a lot and I now know what I need to do. I did slack but there are somethings I need to work on.

4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: The best dorm, Jubilee hall.

5 College Freshman

Greek Life: One of the best things on campus.

3 College Freshman

Athletics: Our school is based on more on academics.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The best place to have that family feel.

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Getting the knowledge I came for

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: They network with everyone to make sure there are a number of options available for students

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: You have to get use to having a roommate especially when your use to your own space

3 College Freshman

Greek Life: For those who are interested

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: They make everyone feel at home everyone helps everyone

4 College Freshman

Academics: They want you to succeed.

2 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Need a lot of work .

3 College Freshman

Greek Life: I don't like the hype.

2 College Freshman

Athletics: In the summer AC doesn't work.

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I like it but we need some updates and more activities we can get involved in.

4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: One of the best things on campus is our security. They're great. personable, and effective at their jobs. They keep us updated anytime there might be a possible threat, and they're always on the move to make sure our campus is secure. I hardly ever feel unsafe on campus. If you are feeling threatened in some way, they will respond immediately to your call, take action, and make sure that you get where you need to go safely.

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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Had great and caring professors. They definitely don't look at you as just another number. Class sizes vary on your major and the course.

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: School places heavy emphasis on internships and jobs. They hold job fairs fairly often as well as seminars on how to get you and your resume as job ready as possible. This school is great in helping you get into the career you want if you know how to utilize their programs.

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Here's the breakdown:

Cost: About $9000 a year for room and board at time of posting. That's actually pretty good in comparison to many other schools. This gives you a room with one roommate, two desks, two closets, a daily cleaning service staff, and the 19 meal a week option. As a freshman, this is not optional unless you are a commuter.

Value: Depends on the dorm. Are you a presidential/provost scholar? Stay on campus, my friend. You get the better dorming arrangements. Other people, move out during sophomore or junior year, get a roommate or two, get the lower meal plan price.

Dorm Quality:

Jubilee hall: Its nice if you like being treated like a child with strict curfews and forced meetings that have no importance in your life. The rooms range from small to spacious, depending on where you live. Communal bathrooms only. There's a nice microwave room that gets dirty fairly quickly, but thank goodness for that cleaning staff. Working AC/Heat. Problems get fixed fairly quick. Freshman Females Only. No visitation.

Crosthwaite: Actually looks like a barely renovated prison. Haven't lived there, but I believe there's no curfew. Communal bathrooms only. Seems somewhat clean overall. Male visitation allowed within limits. Upperclassmen Female Only.

New Livingstone: Imagine a county male prison. I hear the freshmen male dorms are nice. I wouldn't know, they're not allowed visitation. Upperclassmen males are allowed visitation and their rooms are tragic. Almost everything's broken, and each room makes you feel oddly dirty and tainted each time you walk in. Communal bathrooms only. Pray for them.

Shane Hall: Co-ed Upperclassmen dorm. A lot of presidential and provost scholars live there. Bathroom shared with extended suitemates only. Rooms range from somewhat spacious to spacious. Pretty clean, microwave for each section of dorm hall. Visitation allowed.

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3 College Freshman

Greek Life: Many have been on suspension but are coming back, and you can see that their presence is revitalizing the campus a bit. I can't fairly judge since they are only just returning, but there's promise.

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