New Rochelle, NY
Iona College


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Recent Reviews

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

The perfect mix of social life and academics

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

The perfect mix of social life and academics

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

You just know as soon as you step foot on the campus whether or not its your school. Just trust your own gut. And parents let your children decide don't try to get them to go to your alma mater, just trust your children.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

Someone who wants a big school with large sports games

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

Absolutely, when searching for a college, go and visit them. Make time, visit as many as you can and make sure everything abo...

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

Absolutely, when searching for a college, go and visit them. Make time, visit as many as you can and make sure everything about the college and campus feels right to the student, not the parents. Try and take a student-guided tour, talk to people who attend and work at the college and see what life at the college is like. Then, when you find a college that is right, make some friends and get involved. Sitting in your room all day is boring and leaves you with nothing but regret for the things that you never did. Get your schoolwork done, but have fun along the way. Clubs and organizations are there for you, the student, so take advantage of them. Don't forget to eat healthy, and don't party too hard. Be safe, have fun, these are the best years of your life.

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

I wish I had realized that housing is only offered to freshmen and sophomores, and how difficult it would be to work and go to school around here as there are limited jobs within walking distance and cars are not allowed.

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

When I tell my friends about my school, I brag mostly about the proximity to New York City and the availability of activities to do because of that. Also, I can brag about having a graduate program that is specified exactly to what I want to do, which leaves me to get into a masters program almost as soon as I gaduate.

Monica
Describe the students at your school.

Their pretty much normal.

Describe the students at your school.

Their pretty much normal.

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

Research the school you want to go to first, and also take a visit to the school. This could be the best way to get a vibe from the school and if you connect with the school.

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

How long I stay in school. I basically spend half the day their but I love it.

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

look for scholarships, and aim high because you'll never know what horizons you could reach.

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

look for scholarships, and aim high because you'll never know what horizons you could reach.

Describe the students at your school.

friendly, out-going, a few are shy

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

more information regarding scholarships and grants

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

I would say that it is important for students to visit the campuses of the schools that they are interested in. I would encou...

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

I would say that it is important for students to visit the campuses of the schools that they are interested in. I would encourage overnight stays so that students can see if they really feel comfortable on campus. I would also tell students to consider a variety of campuses in different locations, for example urban, suburban and rural. Each campus setting has a different feel to it and has something different to offer. Finally, I would say for students not to let money hold them back from attending the school that they want. Iona College is expensive but I am having a great time and I have a wealth of opportunity here.

Describe the students at your school.

Many students come from wealthy families and can take this opportunity for granted.

What kind of person should attend this school?

There are two types of people, those who are materialistic and those who are seriosuly interested in helping others. I think that students who work hard can find a lot of opportunity here and I would encourage socially responsible people to attend Iona College.

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

you really have to fall in love with the college you cant force your child to go where you want them to go its really there d...

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

you really have to fall in love with the college you cant force your child to go where you want them to go its really there decision and let them have there space and there fun

What kind of person should not attend this school?

Fun outgoing loves to hang out and have a good time

Gabriela
Describe the students at your school.

My classmates are hardworkers and very self-motivated.

Describe the students at your school.

My classmates are hardworkers and very self-motivated.

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

To the parents I would tell them to stay on top of everything their child does so that they feel more eager about what they do and give them plenty of support when making the decision of what school their child should attend and keep that same enthusiasm through out their time in college. To the students finding the right college is hard make sure you do plenty of research and when you find the right school make the best of your time their, be responsible because your on your own and ALWAYS make the best of it and everything will be just fine. I can't tell you more then that because everyone?s experience is different you control what happens just follow these easy points and you will be fine.

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

I think the worst thing about my school is the lack of time we have with so many classes and activities provided for us. But at the same time its a great thing.

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

Choose a college that fits your needs and wants.

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

Choose a college that fits your needs and wants.

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

About all the opportunities there are to be involved, get experience, and get a job after graduation.

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

The classes have a maximum of about 45 people in them. It is so easy to focus during class without having to worry about ge...

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

The classes have a maximum of about 45 people in them. It is so easy to focus during class without having to worry about getting distracted. Professors are approachable. Everyone on campus are extremely nice and generous.

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

The best advice that I would give a parent or student is to start doing research on colleges or universities as soon as possible. The best time to start would be the beginning to middle of your junior year in high school. If you can, visit the campus and see if it the type of environment that you would like to be around. There is a lot of paper work and forms to fill out so be patient and make sure you complete all your forms and applications correctly. It is so exciting to here that you got into one of your top choices for college so make sure that you do well in during your high school career. As soon as you are accepted in, make sure you join a lot of clubs and get involved as much as possible! College is the best time of your life, so make the most of it.

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

I just love everything about the school. the friends i made the classes i take, everything.

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