Salem, MA
Salem State University


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Recent Reviews

Kayla
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Salem state is a welcoming, open- minded, and diverse community. After have gone through my first semester, I noticed they st...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Salem state is a welcoming, open- minded, and diverse community. After have gone through my first semester, I noticed they strive to make the best of it's community and make sure the students succeed. I'm very grateful for having an opportunity to go here.

Adrianna
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It is my first semester and I love it here. The people are nice for the most part, I have great professors and once you get u...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is my first semester and I love it here. The people are nice for the most part, I have great professors and once you get used to it, it isn't as sketchy at night. I have a 4.0 and I don't dread going to my classes. The only thing that could be better is the food.

Anna
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Salem State has a lot to work on. The campus is nice, some good people here and there, but they really need to work on makin...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Salem State has a lot to work on. The campus is nice, some good people here and there, but they really need to work on making the minority feel safe and welcomed in the school. The food is just terrible, but sometimes its good rarely though. They are good at announcing events happening around campus. They really need to work on keeping promises made to the students.

Theresa
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It is a good cheap school. You will get a degree without selling your soul. However, there is not a big community here. It is...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a good cheap school. You will get a degree without selling your soul. However, there is not a big community here. It is mostly a commuter school so there is little school spirit and the sports do mediocre. Most people just go to class then go home.

Rachel
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I transferred to Salem State my sophomore year which gives me the ability to compare it to other schools. The students are ve...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I transferred to Salem State my sophomore year which gives me the ability to compare it to other schools. The students are very friendly and welcoming though the transfer process offered is not great. The food leaves a lot to be desired while the party scene is more than enough to fill your weekend. The town of Salem is rich with history so there is always something new to do and discover. Salem State has some very interesting clubs and classes though the classes are often hard to get into due to the awful registration process. The professors, in my experience, have been quite smart and passionate about their subject but overall not very eager to go above and beyond to help students. All things considered, I think that Salem State University is a good school with a lot of good people but like anything in life it is not perfect.

Megan
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I really like it here at Salem State University and I have a lot of friends who attend here that like it as well. It is one o...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really like it here at Salem State University and I have a lot of friends who attend here that like it as well. It is one of the better state run universities from what I have heard and I am not ashamed to tell people that it is where I attend. If there is one low point here at Salem , it is definitely the food, but there are plenty of off campus places to eat.

Abigail
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I love it there. The Campus is beautiful, you're a 20 mintue walk from down town Salem. They students and fauilty are friendl...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it there. The Campus is beautiful, you're a 20 mintue walk from down town Salem. They students and fauilty are friendly and push you do you're best. The foods pretty good. There all something to do whether its on campus, a school event, or off campus. You'll never be bored.

Aquissana
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Salem State can be an enjoyable place for many if they put in the effort. Attending events is very important to gain relation...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Salem State can be an enjoyable place for many if they put in the effort. Attending events is very important to gain relationships with other students. If you are a commuter it becomes harder to dive into the culture and gain great life long friends so I suggest staying for events, games and talking to classmates.

Berny
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Salem State was never at the top of my list. It was one of those schools I shoved in the back of my mind- just incase". When...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Salem State was never at the top of my list. It was one of those schools I shoved in the back of my mind- just incase". When I finally got on campus, however, I was surprised at what I discovered. The SSU community is not one that you find at just any college or university. The individuals- from staff to students- are very welcoming and approachable. Salem State is filled with vibrant students with a yearn to grow more knowledgeable in all aspects of their life. The kind of support and encouragement displayed is remarkable. Salem State is more than just a college. Its a home for students to grow and flourish. Its the foundation for a thriving, successful future. Yes, it has its flaws but overall its truly an amazing experience and a great opportunity.

raquel
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I love salem state university, I feel extremely safe there, the people who work there are so nice and if you ever need help w...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love salem state university, I feel extremely safe there, the people who work there are so nice and if you ever need help with anything they are always available to help you. I spend most of my time in the library and they have a huge variety of books and rooms which you can use to study with your friends.

Details

  • Enrollment
  • 7,664
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $8,130
  • Acceptance rate
  • 67%

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