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Reviews 6251 total reviews with an average rating of 3.7

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4 College Senior

Health & Safety: Campus police help keep things safe!

3 College Senior

Campus Housing: Some buildings could use improvements

4 College Senior

Greek Life: It has helped me become a great leader on our campus.

5 College Senior

Athletics: Love our school spirit and fan support!

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I honestly really like all of the professors that I've had so far. All of them know their stuff, are willing to work with your schedule if you can't make it to office hours, and honestly are very easy to approach and talk to.

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3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I don't have too much experience with this yet but I've seen what my roommate goes through with her internships. It is a very long process but there are many facilities/services on campus to help. I really like the ideas of mock interviews because those seem to be helpful in preparing people for any types of interviews that they may have in the future.

2 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I didn't get the worst dorm on campus but I still really dislike it. The amenities in Bryan Hall are pretty clean but my room is a closet in terms of space. It's very difficult to move around in there with my roommate. Also I never see my RA and people do not adhere to the rules about noise at all. Almost every night I'm calling down to the front desk to ask the RA on hand to get people to be quiet and it works for all of five minutes and the RA never follows up on it. Furthermore, when I brought these problems up to my floor RA she did nothing about it and so I'm very upset by that. I have many tests that I need to sleep for. I usually spend more time sleeping in my friend's dorm than I do mine.

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3 College Freshman

Athletics: I don't use them often but when I do I'm always impressed. There are many gyms on campus and there is something for everyone when you go and work out so long as you get over your fear of having to run on the treadmill next to someone.

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I would say I really do like it here. The people are nice and accommodating, the professors for the most part are willing to work with you and over all there is always someone who will help you if you go and put in the effort it takes to go and find help. I really liked getting involved with the student groups on campus and I love being able to participate in Korean Fan Dance. It's helped me meet a lot of people and go to a lot of amazing events.

3 College Freshman

Health & Safety: The wellness center really needs to loosen up with doctor's notes. I was incredibly ill and couldn't get a note even though I was throwing up and ad a fever.

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5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: It's better than anything I expected. I had an issue with my roommate but my RA really helped me out.

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4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: The lottery was easy but I had to stay home from school while I was in high school just to get a good number.

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5 College Freshman

Athletics: It is seriously amazing and makes it even better to attend the school here

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Football season is great and really makes me happy to be a 'Nole

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: for the most part most professors here really know their subject and are passionate about what they teach

6 people found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There seems to be a lot of recruiting on our campus

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: FSU is pretty safe overall. Of course there are instances of violence on every campus, but for the most part I don't feel scared walking around campus at any time.

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3 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: okay for the most part. the newer dorms are hard to get into and all of the dorms are pretty expensive when compared to off-campus housing

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4 College Sophomore

Greek Life: pretty good overall. it's a big part of campus life and overall they contribute a lot to the school and community

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: so far so good. I can't really find much to complain about, really. Except parking. Parking is a nightmare

5 College Sophomore

Athletics: It's Florida State. Football is king! Our track team is pretty good too. Baseball and Basketball are also a huge part of campus life.

4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: The worst buildings began closing and being torn down last summer, with Old Dorman and Deviney, now Kellum, and soon Smith.

Campus housing is improving, and even if you get one of the worse dorms, as long as you keep it clean and make an effort to combat some of the things that come with an old building, you'll be okay.

(I live in Smith)

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3 College Freshman

Greek Life: I'm not involved in Greek life and don"t have many friends involved.

Greek life does seem pretty strong here, though.

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3 College Freshman

Health & Safety: It's as good as it can be, but you need to be wary. For example, only the ID of a hall resident allows a person to open the outer door of the hall, but it is easy to wait outside for somone to let you in with them. It's a large, open campus in a big city. Be vigilant.

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I've had some really eye-opening classes with mediocre professors, and some very dry Gen Eds with amazong professors. There's such a variety in content and style across classes that every new class is something different.

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You would be hard-pressed to find a graduate of Florida State University who doesn’t have fond memories of the years they spent on campus. Current students will also agree that they are happy with their decision to attend school here. There is something for everyone, from athletics to academia, and you would have a hard time finding a more comfortable setting than Tallahassee. It has so much to offer, from exciting nightlife to beautiful weather.

Although it bears the reputation of a party school, FSU also has a growing reputation for turning out some of the best and brightest graduates in the entire nation. The school is now turning its focus on research, which should appeal to those interested in science and mathematics. But never fear, FSU also emphasizes the arts through their award-winning film and theater departments. From math and science, to the arts, FSU offers a vast array of eclectic degrees, which will be nothing but helpful later in your life. Choosing which college to attend is not an easy decision, but if you’re looking for the perfect combination of a good education and a good time, you can’t do much better than Florida State University.

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