Marshall, MN
Southwest Minnesota State University


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Recent Reviews

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

This is the 3rd college that I have attended and I wish if I could go back and do it all over again I would just go to this o...

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

This is the 3rd college that I have attended and I wish if I could go back and do it all over again I would just go to this one. I like my professors in my major and minor fields. The professors make you want to learn and acheive more for yourself.

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

I would tell those students and partents that if the high school that you are at allows to you take some classes while in high school do it. I wish I would have done that. I think I would have learned faster what I wanted to do with my education. I love where I am at now and wish I would have known that back then. The right school is different for everyone. You need to look at what you want out of your education and what are your priorities in your own education. It's never too late to go to school.

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

People like to drink alot at our school, theres not a whole lot to do here, so students have to make their own fun... sports ...

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

People like to drink alot at our school, theres not a whole lot to do here, so students have to make their own fun... sports are a big part of the school and people kind of come together at these events which are the major things that go on.

Describe the students at your school.

my classmates are really fun and nice.

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

choose the one that feels right. Staying close to home isn't a bad thing.

Sarah
Describe the students at your school.

My class mates are very eger to learn.

Describe the students at your school.

My class mates are very eger to learn.

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

I think that when looking for a college you need to be more interseted in what the university can do for you, in what type of programs they offer. You should also have an idea of what you want to do with your life. When selecting a university you need to rememeber when you live away from your friends and family you will find yourself. You also need to find the campus where you find yourself comfortable; that also makes you happy. Do not make decide on a university just because your friends are attending that school!

What kind of person should attend this school?

Any person can fit in at this school, there are many different groups.

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

Find a school that has a strong graduation rate in the field of your students choice, and to also find a school that has a lo...

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

Find a school that has a strong graduation rate in the field of your students choice, and to also find a school that has a lower cost then most other schools, and to see if it is small or has a small inclass student count. Stop by and look at the school if there are students outside look at their face, if they seem happy and the campus looks quiet and peaceful then that is a good choice for a college for you student to consider or attend.

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

There is nothing that I find wrong about the school, it is a very well established school.

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

There is nothing that I drag about my school, it is a very funny school to go to and I love to go back every year to see my friends and my favorite teachers again.

Karrie
Describe the students at your school.

Friendly, mostly conservative, country people for the most part. Many people who go to school here grew up in this area.

Describe the students at your school.

Friendly, mostly conservative, country people for the most part. Many people who go to school here grew up in this area.

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

Really put yourself out there. Be who you are and don't be afraid of what other people think. You'll make the most amount of friends who you actually enjoy by doing this. Don't be too picky either. If you find a school you think you like and you can make it work, jump in with both feet.

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

How cold it gets here and how there's no good parking spots.

Jesse
What's unique about your campus?

I consider the best thing for me is the lack of partying and such. It may be pretty lame, but if there was a ton of parties, I'd be attending them rather than class.

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

The worst part is the conservative nature of most people here.

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

A once in a lifetime learning opportunity, where you are part of a community where professors, and other students care about ...

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

A once in a lifetime learning opportunity, where you are part of a community where professors, and other students care about you and everyone helps each other.

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

Research lots of colleges and go on plenty of college visits to find the college that is the perfict fit for the student. Talk with students while visiting the campus not just the students on the tours, talk with random students about how they like the college. Once you find the right college for the student encourage them to have a well balanced experience while in college. A well balanced experience would include academics, studing, socializing, and participating in activities. It is important to have a well balanced experience, because college is not just about the education you receive. It is also about the ecperience you have while atending the college, and the friendships and bonds you create there.

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

How great of an experience it would be, and how involved the professors are in your education.

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

I would tell all students to choose the college that feels like home. I was from a small school in a farming region. Going ...

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

I would tell all students to choose the college that feels like home. I was from a small school in a farming region. Going to school in the cities was never an option because it just wouldn't have felt right. Once you find the right school, get involved. Go to the sporting events. Get involved in your dorm when you live on campus. Join a club in your area of study so that you can learn more and make connections. Ask for help when you need it. Don't be afraid of your professors. They can be a lot of fun. Have a good time! Go out of your comfort zone. Take risks. Don't stress about everything. LIfe will go on. Good luck!!

What kind of person should attend this school?

Anyone who wants a good education for a decent price.

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

You should visit the college and really think about what you are looking for in a school such as academics, extracurricular a...

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

You should visit the college and really think about what you are looking for in a school such as academics, extracurricular activities, career placement, and what the area offers for you.

What kind of person should attend this school?

Someone that would like a small school with small town attitude with friendly atmosphere.

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

I talk about the Southwest Marketing Advisory Center because it allows students to work part time while in school gaining real world marketing research experience.

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