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4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There's so much do to at TCU, to go along with the high level of academics and athletics. It's a great time to be a horned frog.

2 people found this useful Report
5 Recent Alumnus

Overall Experience: There is really a sense of community at TCU and in Fort Wortg as a whole. Add in fantastic academics and opportunities, and it's hard to choose a better school than TCU.

3 people found this useful Report
5 College Senior

Overall Experience: TCU is my home- it's a university full of school pride that is dedicated to not only giving students a phenomenal education through smaller class sizes, brilliant professors, and resources everywhere you look- but it is dedicated to making sure each student feels at home on campus. Once you're part of the Horned Frog family, you're part of it for life.

5 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I'm really happy that I chose Texas Christian University as my college. I've visited a few colleges and none them were passionate about wanting to see their students succeed. All of the professors at TCU are down to earth and understanding. The curriculum caters to all students and has opened my mind. I glad to call myself a horned frog!

7 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Education is good, not diverse, very cliquey

4 people found this useful Report
5 College Junior

Overall Experience: TCU is the absolute best fit for me. The campus is gorgeous and the Ft Worth Community is all about the frogs! I am a member of the Neeley Fellows Program in the business school at TCU and that program alone has changed my college experience. The camaraderie and support the cohort shares is incredible, and the academics are challenging, but not impossible. It requires me to think critically, while also developing my personal skills necessary to interact successfully in the business world. In my time at TCU, I have been able to balance my academics with a social life, which is exactly what I wanted in college.

6 people found this useful Report
5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: TCU is one of the best schools in the country. Many schools claim to be a family but none are as tight knit as the TCU community. The academic reputation paired with second to none athletics makes for one of the best and most fun college experiences.

7 people found this useful Report
1 College Junior

Overall Experience: Fair warning: If you are not a pretentiously ignorant and spoiled child then this place is definitely not for you. Excessive amounts conformity and arrogance are necessary to survive here.

5 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: TCU has the best looking women in the country but the gender ratio is way off. Sometimes you don't see any guys.

4 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Party Scene: If you're involved in the Greek, there's a lot of house parties, mixers, formals, and other events throughout the year. There are also bars and many other events for anyone who's looking for it.

5 College Freshman

Majors: An important aspect of admission is getting involved in high school. Do something that sets you apart from other applicants. I switched majors and the process was fast and easy.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Academics: TCU has really good and challenging academics. Great faculty to student ratio.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Campus Quality: The campus is beautiful and clean, and it keeps improving and growing every year. Modern facilities and library. Lots of green spaces and there are events going on every day on campus.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I love my experience at TCU. I've been able to meet my best friends here, I've been able to discover and develop my passions, and I've been able to grow a lot as a person at this school. I love that everyone shares school spirit and all of these factors would make me choose TCU if I could do it all over again.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: TCU has really good academics. Classes are challenging and the small classrooms give the opportunity to have more interaction with faculty, which enhances the academic experience.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The Career Center is very helpful. There are career and internship fairs throughout the year as a resource for students looking for more experience in their career. Students have gotten jobs at recognized businesses.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: TCU has one of the most attractive student bodies in the country. Students are preppy and good looking. Dress can be bad during the week but students dress well during the weekend. There is a hookup culture on campus, but there's a big number of students looking for serious relationships too.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Health & Safety: The campus is very safe. There are police cars driving around campus all day long and there are shuttle options for transportation at night. The Health Center is very convenient and helpful, and there are organizations to prevent sexual assault on our campus.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Athletics: TCU Athletics keeps getting better each year. There is a lot of passion, school spirit, and pride for the Horned Frogs in the TCU community. The Recreation Center is huge, and there are tons of intramurals and club sports.

5 College Freshman

Greek Life: Greek life is big at TCU. The social atmosphere is what you make it, there will always be opportunities to meet people in and out of the Greek. Most of the GDIs are indifferent about Greeks.

5 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: There are a lot of great off-campus housing options. However, they can be very expensive.

5 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: Lots of good off-campus options at walking distance and a reasonable price. You can also use the frog bucks included in your meal plan in most of them for convenience.

5 College Freshman

Administration: TCU is very laid back on some of the policies. As long as you're not doing something you shouldn't out in the public, you should be good.

5 College Freshman

Scholarships: TCU gives good scholarships and financial aid options. The financial aid process is very smooth and straight forward.

3 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Campus Food: The BLUU can become very repetitive. However, having endless swipes and campus cash for locations such as Chick-fil-a is very convenient. It's a good bang for the buck.

1 person found this useful Report
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Frog Fountain Frog Fountain Located in the Campus Commons area across from the Brown-Lupton University Union
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Most students at TCU are pleased with their education and the opportunities presented to them. While diversity continues to be an issue on campus, strong academics, good facilities, and countless organizations play a larger role in student life. To most students, TCU offers a strong academic foundation in a lively setting. Fort Worth and Dallas provide endless entertainment, while campus police and Froggie Five-O do their best to protect and serve the students on TCU’s campus. Students have a wide variety of living options, providing them with a great environment while earning their educations.

Don't be fooled by the name: TCU isn’t a stuffy church school. It’s a place where students are encouraged to try new things and branch out. A few numerous organizations—Greek ones in particular—tend to discriminate between social groups, but the overall student body is quite friendly. Academically, students are eager to learn, and a small student-faculty ratio allows students to interact closely with each of their professors. In the long run, many TCU students truly appreciate the campus for what it is and tend to view it as an experience like no other. It sure is good to be a Horned Frog!

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