Saint Charles, MO
Lindenwood University


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Recent Reviews

Miranda
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Lindenwood University – Belleville has been one of the best decisions I have made in my college career. I am a 3rd time trans...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Lindenwood University – Belleville has been one of the best decisions I have made in my college career. I am a 3rd time transfer student who lives a non-traditional student life. I work full time and attend class full time. Lindenwood University has that small town vibe but still helps provide big town opportunities. The small class size and communication between professors is a huge plus for me. I love being able to communicate one on one with my professors whether it is over email, before or after class, or during a private meeting that we set up. There is a lot of opportunity to stay in the loop with what is going on in class. Either you can communicate with your professor, you are kept up to date using the Canvas portal, or there is plenty of opportunity to communicate with your class mates throughout campus. With Lindenwood having both the Belleville and St. Charles campuses the amount of opportunities has sky rocketed. There are constant emails and notifications about paid and unpaid internships with local companies that can lead to potential jobs. Lindenwood’s flexibility allows for people to live nontraditional student lives while earning their degree. They have a full day time class schedule as well as a night class schedule with more and more classes being added every year. I give Lindenwood University two big thumbs up!

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

Lindenwood is a small enough school that you will be on a first-name basis with all your professors, yet large enough that yo...

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

Lindenwood is a small enough school that you will be on a first-name basis with all your professors, yet large enough that you'll be surprised by how many people you don't know.

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

Look, I know it's been hard, having to deal with "friends" who turn out to be deliberately rude for most of your life. But once you find classmates who aren't really jerks at college, don't spend every monent of free time with them. It may sound harsh, but you're going to have a tendency to latch onto friends, and that's not necessarily a good thing. Always remember why you're going to college: education, not friends. If you neglect your studies and homework to go out on a midnight run with your roommates every night, you're going to have a hard time getting A's in class. That's not to say you won't get straight A's, but being too intense about your social life is going to be something you'll struggle with unless you know how to combat it in advance. Of course you can still hang out with friends, just make sure you prioritize your studies. So don't worry about it; just keep in mind that you can have as much fun with your friends as you like once you're done with your scholarly commitments.

Kelsey
What's unique about your campus?

The teachers here seem to genuinely care about the students education and making sure that they understand the course work.

What's unique about your campus?

The teachers here seem to genuinely care about the students education and making sure that they understand the course work.

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

I wish I had known that there is almost nobody that stays on campus during the weekends.

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

Don't focus on the money. If your schoool has good acedemic advising and a challenging, on-hands program, you will find a job...

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

Don't focus on the money. If your schoool has good acedemic advising and a challenging, on-hands program, you will find a job and be able to start paying back your loans. Choosing a school because it's affordable should not be the number one reason to attend.

What kind of person should attend this school?

Athletes are a big part of the community on campus, as well as international students and locals from the Missouri area. The school continues to find more diverse students who are active on campus, starting clubs, and getting people involved.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

Someone looking for a very rigorous program should not attend Lindenwood. We are challenged, but it is common to hear, "take this professor, they are easy."

Nadja
Describe the students at your school.

My class mates are mostly reserved. hey are not very interactive. I tend to envolve my self with my track mates.

Describe the students at your school.

My class mates are mostly reserved. hey are not very interactive. I tend to envolve my self with my track mates.

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

I would choose my college carefully. I more than likely would not let my coaches choose my classes. I know that I would definately let my mother be more involved, she tried and thought I could do everything on my own. I soon learned how much I really need her; shse wasn't far and caught me when I fell, dusted me off and gave me the push to continue.

What kind of person should attend this school?

To attend Lindenwood-Belleville thse student must be very strong-willed. There are many different issues in Belleville that some student may not have encountered before.

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

I would first of all tell myself to start saving a lot of money for college. Furthermore, I would tell myself that I should c...

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

I would first of all tell myself to start saving a lot of money for college. Furthermore, I would tell myself that I should consider double major or other opportunities. I remember when I was convinced in high school that a degree in Education was the best for me. As much as I love teaching, I wish I had someone in high school tellling me to consider other options on the side too such as speech pathologist, which I am working on now. I would also tell myself to organize my college plan and in how many years I would like to graduate, just to be more prepared.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

Everybody can attend Lindenwood but people that like to have a lot of freedom in their home or in their life should consider another university as Lindenwood emphasis a lot on visitation hours and housing rules.

Katherine
Describe the students at your school.

My classmates are fun, conversational, friendly and resourceful.

Describe the students at your school.

My classmates are fun, conversational, friendly and resourceful.

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

I would tell myself to buckle down and not waste the hard earned money that my parents spent on the first part of my education. I would kick myself in the pants and make sure that I understood that college is a gift and not to throw it away.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

Students who are not serious about their education and want to spent their time playing video games recreationally should not attend Lindenwood.

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

Do your best and study hard. Apply for any school you want to regardless of how much it costs. You never know how much schola...

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

Do your best and study hard. Apply for any school you want to regardless of how much it costs. You never know how much scholarships and grants you will get. Go for the school of your dreams.

What kind of person should attend this school?

If you are student completely focused on your studies and do not care about partying this school is for you.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

If you are a student looking for a school with lots of student activity, sororities/fraternities, and partying this is not the school for you.

Chelsy
Describe the students at your school.

The majority of my classmates are usually more focused on their collegiate sports rather than their education and in such the...

Describe the students at your school.

The majority of my classmates are usually more focused on their collegiate sports rather than their education and in such the work ethic and classroom discussion suffer.

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

If given the chance I'd go and tell myself that there are some things in life you cannot prepare yourself for, and college is one of those things. There is no way to prepare yourself for a complete lifestyle change, but you should always try to be adaptable to any given situation. I'd tell myself to stay openminded about other's beliefs, and work on time-management skills because unlike in high school, nobody is there to guide the way for you. I wish I could have told myself to do more community service in high school, because the rewarding feeling that it provides. The transition is rough, but knowing how to be flexible and dedicated is something that makes a successful college student.

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

I tend to brag about Lindenwood's newest building the Evans Commons, that they built for students since the athletic facilities are the best on campus and around the surrounding area.

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

There is nothing I consider bad about my school. Its a good school and I am getting the skills necessary for my career.

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

There is nothing I consider bad about my school. Its a good school and I am getting the skills necessary for my career.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

If you are not ready to work hard you should not bother attending this school

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  • 7,549
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $16,332
  • Acceptance rate
  • 55%

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