Philadelphia, PA
Drexel University


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Rachel
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Drexel University is located in the amazing city of Philadelphia. It is a hub for culture, socializing, taking part in prote...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Drexel University is located in the amazing city of Philadelphia. It is a hub for culture, socializing, taking part in protests, volunteering, and finding jobs. Drexel is great for job placement, preparing students for professional life, and realizing which career paths they want to pursue. I love it here and I am so grateful have picked a school that has presented me with endless opportunities. I have had the chance to study abroad multiple times, intern abroad, explore new languages, and participate and take leadership roles in diverse clubs. I highly recommend Drexel University to students who are passionate about learning and serious about their studies. Drexel is truly unique!

Kijika
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A school who values the dollar over their students. None of the large amounts of money we pay to the school is given back to...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

A school who values the dollar over their students. None of the large amounts of money we pay to the school is given back to the students. our housing facilities are dilapidated and warn down with rodents and bug infestations. The food options under meal plans are limited and unhealthy, just this week there was an outbreak of e-coli.

Hassan
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It is a really good school but the tuition is outrages and limited scholarship opportunities. The campus is in the middle of ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a really good school but the tuition is outrages and limited scholarship opportunities. The campus is in the middle of the city so easy access to shops. There are a lot of things that can get you involved. The quarter system is a bit to much to handle.

sarah
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I'm currently a Sophomore at Drexel University and love going to school in an Urban environment. As someone who grew up her w...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I'm currently a Sophomore at Drexel University and love going to school in an Urban environment. As someone who grew up her whole life in a small town, coming to Drexel University has allowed me to experience forms of diversity that I've never experienced before. Through daily conversation and observation, I find myself learning much about people's differences. My eyes have been opened to the uniqueness of each student on campus. My prior understandings of people from various backgrounds and social classes, owning various values and standards, have expanded. Drexel University excels in academics and is known for its exceptionally valuable Co-op program. I'm surrounded by students that understand time management and are intentional about their career goals. Ambition Can't Wait is our slogan for a reason, and I am proud to go to a University that pushes me forward to take leaps of faith in finding an area and/or career that I can be passionate about before I graduate.

Nina
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Drexel University, located in Philadelphia's University City, is a fast-growing urban research university dedicated to learni...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Drexel University, located in Philadelphia's University City, is a fast-growing urban research university dedicated to learning and civic engagement. The campus fits snugly between the University of Pennsylvania and Center City Philadelphia, allowing for plenty of opportunities for cultural activities and meeting new people. The professors are friendly, knowledgeable, and are genuinely invested in their students' education.

Paolo
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Drexel University is a great institution for students to attend. They offer plenty of guidance to their students on their ca...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Drexel University is a great institution for students to attend. They offer plenty of guidance to their students on their careers and have professors that help with academics. Additionally as students, we are able to participate in co-op programs where we are able to explore our chosen careers and work during that time. Some of the students are even hired at their co-op which gives great security for once we graduate and start our careers. Overall the campus is great and there are always great things to do at DU.

Daniel
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I really enjoy Drexel University as I know it is an institution that I can rely on and will allow for me to partake in varied...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really enjoy Drexel University as I know it is an institution that I can rely on and will allow for me to partake in varied activities while still getting a wonderful education. I'm still a freshman, so I know I still have a lot to see and explore, but I trust that if I need something, Drexel will make its best effort to help me.

marcel
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Its an excellent school with great professor and academics. I am looking forward to begin my study January 2018. I am also lo...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Its an excellent school with great professor and academics. I am looking forward to begin my study January 2018. I am also looking forward to be a part of the co-op program for two years. It will be a great experience for me since I will be able to gain experience in my field of study.

Nicholas
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Drexel is outstanding academically. The quick paced quarter system requires impressive students, and the teachers handle it w...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Drexel is outstanding academically. The quick paced quarter system requires impressive students, and the teachers handle it well for the most part. What makes Drexel such a desirable destination for college is the Co-op Program. Students are required to land internships for 6 months for college credit. 90% of Co-ops are paid. You get paid to go here. It's amazing. The University helps tremendously in securing these jobs and there are countless opportunities for all students. Administratively, there are a lot of complaints about Drexel. There is a phenomenon known by students called, "The Drexel Shaft", which is when the university makes seemingly simple issues with equally simple solutions much more complicated than they have to be. This is frustrating and makes a lot of students' lives a lot harder. I could go on forever about the dining services, but to summarize... they're garbage. The food, the service, the quality, the variety, the availability, it is all garbage.

Marta
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Drexel has it's pros and cons and I think it comes down to how much you are willing to pay for your "Drexel Experience." The ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Drexel has it's pros and cons and I think it comes down to how much you are willing to pay for your "Drexel Experience." The school is very expensive, however, in my opinion it is worth the price. The co-op program is one that stands out and honestly makes the whole thing worth it.

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  • Enrollment
  • 15,552
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $51,030
  • Acceptance rate
  • 75%

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