Saint Charles, MO
Lindenwood University


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Recent Reviews

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

Very cutural, everyone who goes here is from a diffent country, in the st. charles area, or all around. Everyone plays a spor...

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

Very cutural, everyone who goes here is from a diffent country, in the st. charles area, or all around. Everyone plays a sport here.

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

Research on colleges early in highschool. Find son/daughters intrests that fit each school. Use excel and start using pros and cons for each one. Visit alot of school, and stay the night on your visits, so you can see how it is at night and inside the dorm. Ask students that go there that you know are honest and will tell you how it is. See if the education there will be challenging or if its to hard for your son or daughter.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

Friendly, not the best highschool student, sport, student.

Andrea
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Lindenwood is best know for it s education program and its shooting team. They also are home to over 48 sports.

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Lindenwood is best know for it s education program and its shooting team. They also are home to over 48 sports.

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

Lindenwood has such a rich culture of diverse students. There are over 800 international students for over 80 countries.

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

Finding the right college is a tough decision, but I recommend looking at alot of schools before you decide. Visit the campus, stay in the dorms for a night and really watch the student interactions on campus. Do not simply choose a school for a the degree program because you might end up changing your major. I have attended Lindenwood University for three years and I have learned and grown so much in this time. I made mistakes, but learned that college is not just about getting a great education. College is process of growing as a person to discover who you really are and what you really want in life.

Kendal
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

lindenwood is best known for the education and school size.

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

lindenwood is best known for the education and school size.

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

I feel to pick the best collage is to find one that is up to YOUR standards. There are so many out there, that one has to fit perfectly. Beyond that, find a collage that has many different degree programs because you might end up changing your intended major. Last but certainly not least, find the collage that you feel you will get the get best overall education and experience. After all, if you are going to pay thousands fo dollars to get an education you might as well enjoy it too.

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

if you come here for a sport and get financial aid then decide to not play you can still keep your grant untill you graduate. and there are brand new dorms and buildings.

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

Look for a school that can offer the classes you need in order to get your degree. Know the size of the school you choose and...

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

Look for a school that can offer the classes you need in order to get your degree. Know the size of the school you choose and compare it to what you think you would be comortable in. If money is an issue make sure to find a school that you are able to work for, through a work and learn program , or in an area you can work outside school.

What's unique about your campus?

There is a large amount of diversity at Lindenwood. You get to experience and learn about alot of different cultures and people .

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

I believe that I knew everything going into this school. I was well adviced about what to expect.

Megan
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Sports, parties, main street

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Sports, parties, main street

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

I would tell the parents that it's not their choice, but the student's choice where he/she wants to go to college. If the parents don;t let them choose then the student probably won;t have fun and won't want to learn where they are forced to go. I would tell the students that when it comes down to choosing a school to not choose a college for its party life, but also for its great staff, classes, and selections.

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

Lindenwood is close to home. There's always something going on.

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

They have ways of saving students money, such as work study which gives you extra money towards tuition.

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

They have ways of saving students money, such as work study which gives you extra money towards tuition.

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

Find a college that fits you, politically, socially, environmentally, religiously, and academically. There are so many colleges out there that appeal to many different likes and interests. Don't just stick to a college that's going to give you the most money financially because it might not be the best choice for you. Research colleges and make sure you know all the ins and outs of the colleges. You can call up to the colleges' club organizations and students will usually spend time on the phone with you and tell you about the campus. It's important to not make a rash decision on picking a college because you will be there for four years or longer. Overall, pick a college that fits you and is going to make you happiest. It's the time of your life to experience new things and meet new people. Have fun and don't waste time researching colleges, it's a long process that is worth all of the time!

What kind of person should attend this school?

A person that is really into academics and is only here to do school work. This is not a party school whatsoever, there are a lot of strict rules that are really outdated and dumb. It's a good sized school and a small amount of students, if you like the small-school feel then you will fit right in.

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

this school is all about the jocks. but thi s school is very uprizing

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

this school is all about the jocks. but thi s school is very uprizing

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

go to a school that your children are not afraid to come home every once in a while and they they need the feeling of a college life. that will be the best experience that a child can ever get

What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

the teachers and the professors are the most frustrating things at this school. they say they will give you help and when you ask for it they tell the students to go talk to their advisors. another thing is that fincinal offices are so unorganized and never know s what is going on. those two things are really frustration at this school

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

An athletic, traditional, diverse, and friendly campus and university.

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

An athletic, traditional, diverse, and friendly campus and university.

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

Making a decision about which college to choose is very important. It is a life decision and you should not rush into making a decision, so take your time. For the student, look at all the options you have at hand and how it will work in with the rest of the responsibilities in your life. Also, don't just choose a college just because your friends are going there. Sure it will be easier but who's money are you spending and are you going to college for your friend? Its your life don't follow, lead. Another issue with most students is getting financial aid to go to school. Yes jobs are one way, but its hard with all the school work and especially if you are a student-athlete. One other good way is to apply for as many scholarships as possible, it won't hurt. Choose the school that best fits your financial status. For the parent, money is one of the top priorities, but don't disregard a school that may cost more but in the long run will give your student a quality education and a step into their future lifes. Choose wisely.

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

Cafeteria food and that it is a dry campus.

Jessica
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

the low cost students have to actually pay because of financial aid and its numerous national champion athletics

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

the low cost students have to actually pay because of financial aid and its numerous national champion athletics

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

Do not decide your where to get undergraduate education on cost alone. College is a wholistic experience. The decision to attend a college/university should include the academic, financial, social, athletic, and cultural offerings of the campus and the surrounding area. At 18, students are experiencing life away from their parents for the first time. They need to be exposed to new experiences, and they need to know how to deal with it all without their parents looking over students' shoulders. College is when kids become the adults they will be when they exit the financial nest. It is where kids learn just how big/small the world really is; how far a dollar goes; how to choose good friends and partners; what activites they enjoy; how to express themselves; what their interests are; what they believe (politically and religiously) and why; how to handle stress, and how to prioritize activities, family, friends, jobs, and schoolwork all in a fairly controlled environment - four years as training wheels for real life. This is difficult to swallow, but loans and credit cards can be paid back - you can never get back the time you lost being miserable at the wrong college. College gives students four whole years to learn how to screw up, abound, and reach a livable equilibrium in a fairly controlled environment. That path to personal discovery and growth at the right college should be full of challenges and opportunties so students can be ready for life following graduation.

What's unique about your campus?

the amount of financial aid is incredible

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  • 7,549
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  • $16,332
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  • 55%

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