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Reviews 1062 total reviews with an average rating of 3.9

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3 College Sophomore

Party Scene: If you want it, it's there

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Campus Food: some days it's great, some days it's not. typical college dining

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Local Area: there's a lot of great restaurants and pizza places

4 College Sophomore

Campus Quality: Yale has an absolutely beautiful campus.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Administration: They treat alcohol and drug use as health issues, so you won't get in trouble if you are caught drinking.

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Diversity: The administration tries to give the image that the campus is really diverse in all aspects, but when you really get down to it, the majority of students are affluent white heterosexual males. That demographic still holds the highest position in campus, and in some departments, women still fight for acceptance (both as students and professors).

5 people found this useful Report
5 College Senior

Off-Campus Dining: There are more than 100 restaurants I have yet to try after a year in residence. So far, I have found some of the best restaurants I've ever eaten at in the town.

4 people found this useful Report
College Senior

Campus Food: I live off campus and have never eaten at a Yale dining facility.

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Senior

Health & Safety: The Yale shuttle service provides door to door transportation after 6 p.m. for all those afraid to walk. They will also send an officer to escort you on foot to your destination if you are worried. However, the campus is very dangerous and there are a number of assaults each month.

9 people found this useful Report
4 College Senior

Athletics: I do not participate in athletics myself, but have enjoyed attending many Yale varsity sports games.

5 College Senior

Majors: I have gotten a lot of professional experience in my field through connections I have made at the school. The pay is a little less than what I would expect after graduation but still quite high for my level.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Senior

Majors: I would not want to be studying in my field at any other u.s. school for a masters degree.

3 people found this useful Report
4 College Senior

Administration: The campus is not very strict, but rather the university takes it upon themselves to educate students to be very safe in terms of alcohol consumption etc.

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Senior

Greek Life: I don't get involved much with the Greek life, so it is unfair of me to say.

5 College Senior

Campus Quality: The concert halls, libraries, athletic facilities, and outdoor campus are stunningly beautiful and effective. The opportunities in the community to create off-campus events are also very excellent.

3 people found this useful Report
4 College Senior

Campus Quality: The libraries are fantastic and full of anything you would want to study. The town as a whole is fantastic-though in the central green there is a major homeless problem.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Senior

Overall Experience: The instruction I receive in my field is second to none for a masters degree in this country.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Senior

Guys & Girls: Everyone takes their health and hygiene very seriously at this school. It shows in their appearance, vibrancy and ability to keep up with the workload.

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Senior

Scholarships: Yale School of Music provides full scholarships and small stipends to all admitted students. On-Campus work pays well and is enjoyable and related to my field of study.

3 people found this useful Report
3 College Senior

Off-Campus Housing: Off-Campus housing can be nice, but is extremely overpriced for the location in New Haven.

College Junior

Drug Safety: Don't know that a good rating is referring to.

10 people found this useful Report
3 College Junior

Athletics: Hockey's seems to be a big deal, and so is the Yale vs. Harvard football game....but I haven't seen much inclination for sports otherwise.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Junior

Scholarships: It's an expensive school, so except a high cost. Yale really does do it's best to defray the costs though.

4 people found this useful Report
College Junior

Administration: Not sure if a good rating means the school is less or more strict...

3 people found this useful Report
3 College Junior

Local Area: New Haven has everything you really need to have a good time. But it's not New York....you'll eventually find yourself going to the same places every time. NYC and Boston are close by though, so it's easy to get out of New Haven.

1 person found this useful Report
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Yale is, in every sense of the word, an incredible place. Students love the faculty, the classes, and the opportunities, not only because they are among the best in the world, but because they are highly accessible and undergraduate-focused. Yale is a place where academic theory blossoms into reality and where experiences exist that can't be found anywhere else in the world. It is a great privilege for students to continually study under the most knowledgeable people in their fields, from Nobel Laureates to international statesmen. Even though the Yale experience can be rigorous and demanding, most students wouldn't trade their years here for anything.

Yale prepares its students to meet the world with energy and knowledge. Its liberal arts education teaches students to think, to analyze, to question, and to consider. Yale graduates can do nearly anything they want, from working with Goldman and Sachs to obtaining a Ph.D. in ethnomusicology. Essentially, Yale successfully prepares its students for the pursuit of their passions in any area of life.

What ultimately sets Yale apart is the people that comprise its community. Yalies (students, faculty, and staff) are dynamic, fascinating people who continually surprise each other with their passions, their opinions, and their enthusiasm. Every student has a unique story to tell and interests to pursue. Yale is amazing because it gathers these diverse and remarkable individuals together for the same ultimate purpose: to learn, to grow, to thrive, and to discover themselves.

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