Portland, OR
Concordia University-Portland


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AILEEN
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

FIRST OF ALL, RESEARCH ABOUT THE SCHOOL. GO TO THEIR WEB SITE, ASK FORMER STUDENTS, CURRENT STUDENTS ABOUT WHAT THEY LIKE AB...

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

FIRST OF ALL, RESEARCH ABOUT THE SCHOOL. GO TO THEIR WEB SITE, ASK FORMER STUDENTS, CURRENT STUDENTS ABOUT WHAT THEY LIKE ABOUT THE SCHOOL AND WHAT THEY DO NOT LIKE. FIND OUT HOW WELL THEY PASS THEIR BOARD EXAMS. FIND OUT IF THEY HAVE AIDS AVAILABLE TO HELP THOSE WHO CANNOT AFFORD. FIND OUT HOW STRONG THE TEACHER STUDENT RELATIONSHIP IS. CHOOSE SCHOOL THAT ARE ACADEMICALLY AND CAREER FOCUSED. KNOW THE SIZE OF THE CLASS BECAUSE THE LARGER THE CLASS SIZE THE LEAST ONE TEACHER WILL BE ABLE TO GIVE ONE ON ONE ATTENTION TO EVERY STUDENT. CHOOSE SCHOOL THAT HAVE ALUMNI INVOLVEMENT. THIS WILL CREATE OPPORTUNITY FOR CURRENT STUDENTS TO HAVE SECURE NET WORK CONNECTION. CHOOSE SCHOOL THAT HAVE 21ST CENTURY INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY. MORE SO, SCHOOL THAT UPHOLDS MORAL STANDARD AND HAVE REWARD FOR OFFENDERS. THIS WILL HELP KEEP CHARACTER IN CHECK AND MAKE ENVIRONMENT SAFER FOR EVERYONE. CHOOSE SCHOOL THAT DO NOT CONDONE CHEATING IN EXAMS. WE NEED GRADUATES TO BE ABLE TO DEFEND THEIR CERTIFICATE AND NOT BE A RISK TO THEMSELVES AND OTHERS IN CLINICAL. SCHOOL THAT HAVE A PASSION TO HELP IN THE COMMUNITY.

What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

THAT THE FACULTY ARE SUCH NICE PEOPLE WHO WANTS EVERYONE ACCEPTED INTO THE SCHOOL TO SUCCEED.

What kind of person should attend this school?

SOMEONE WHO HAS A HUMANITARIAN HEART AND READY TO CARE FOR THE NEED SHOULD COME TO MY PROGRAM AND GET THE PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE HE OR SHE NEEEDS. TO JOIN MY PROGRAM, YOU HAVE TO BE ACADEMICALLY FOCUSED. BE PREPARED WITH ENOUGH FINANCE TO CARRY YOU THROUGH SO YOU DON'T STRESS OUT MORE ON FINANCES.

Tanya
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

There best know for small class and getting indivdual help with the instructor.

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

There best know for small class and getting indivdual help with the instructor.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

First of all, look at the college website any explore to see how easy it is to use their website and what class you would take. Go check out the campus and talk to the adviser. Get a feel of the school and what you want to get out of the school expect education.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

The kind of person that should not attend this school is the one that does not care about thier education.

Sarah
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Do your research on the university and make sure you visit, possibly even an overnight stay to be able to get a feel for what...

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Do your research on the university and make sure you visit, possibly even an overnight stay to be able to get a feel for what it would be like to be a student, as well as getting the inside scoop from existing students. Also look into colleges maybe a little further from home to encourage self sufficiency and growing up and out :)

What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

Lack of communication from administration to students. Includes safety, standards, campus issues, tudent rights, and academics.

Nicole
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

You have to visit a school before you can decide to go there, and when you visit, take the tour and then try and picture your...

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

You have to visit a school before you can decide to go there, and when you visit, take the tour and then try and picture yourself living there, walking around, and going to classes. And don't pick a school based on where your friends are all going, one of the most fun parts of the first few weeks of college is meeting new friends and building relationships. When I came to Concordia, I did not know a single person that went here, and now that I've been here for a year and a half, I have so many close friends that I know I will keep in touch with for the rest of my life, and I have had some really awesome experiences with them that would have never happened if I were still hanging out with a bunch of my high school friends.

What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

It's a really small campus, and not many people have heard of it. So it gets old having to explain about it sometimes. But we are growing so that's a good thing.

David
Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

Concordia is a liberal arts university that focuses on educating students based on the socratic method rather than just strai...

Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

Concordia is a liberal arts university that focuses on educating students based on the socratic method rather than just straight bookwork; it aims to open up discussion rather than simply give you the answers.

Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

Concordia is smaller and has a stronger community than most universities; never have I seen a university put so much effort and hire so many people to help improve a very divided community as much as they do here.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

A number of high school seniors put off the selection process and then, with a deadline approaching, pick the first opportune college they find. This, however common it appears, is NOT IDEAL! To best find a college that suits your needs I suggest visiting and touring many campuses and learning as much as you can about each one before making a decision. Start the process early. Even if you know you will not be attending a college or university, it is beneficial to check it out simply to afterwards be able to identify what aspects you liked and disliked in order to help you better know what you are looking for in a university. I guarantee you if you visit just one college it will look like the right one, no matter what, because it will be all you know. Once you start touring though, it may become a more difficult decision. But I can almost guarantee there will be one that will stick out above the rest as the place you want to spend some of the most crucial and best years of your life.

darin
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Find your degree first and what you really want to study, then look for AFFORDABLE schools.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Find your degree first and what you really want to study, then look for AFFORDABLE schools.

What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

The business cohort is hard to adjust to and they could communicate expectations better.

What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

Taught by real professionals, not just teachers.

Amanda
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Visit the campus you don't feel it from the heart. The School is not worth it. You need to LOVE IT to go.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Visit the campus you don't feel it from the heart. The School is not worth it. You need to LOVE IT to go.

What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

We're under contruction but I can wait to see the new 74.000 square foot library!

What kind of person should not attend this school?

someone with a closed mind. YOu have to open and ready to reach out

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