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How do I decide between a large university or a small college?

Hi everyone! I'm a junior and I'm trying to decide between attending a large university or a small college. What are the pros and cons of each? How can I determine which one is the right fit for me? Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

8 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're thinking ahead and considering the right fit for you. Both large universities and small colleges have their pros and cons, so it's essential to weigh your preferences. Large universities often offer a wide variety of majors, extracurricular activities, and resources. You'll have many opportunities to meet new people, attend big events, and explore different interests. On the downside, class sizes can be larger, and it might be more challenging to build personal connections with professors. Small colleges, on the other hand, often provide closer-knit communities and smaller class sizes. You might find it easier to develop relationships with professors and classmates. However, they may have fewer majors, clubs, and resources available compared to larger institutions. To determine the right fit for you, consider factors like academic interests, desired campus atmosphere, location, and available resources. Try visiting a few schools (if possible) and talking to current students to get a feel for the environment. Good luck with your search!

8 months ago

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