SUNY Binghamton Student Panel

Recorded Thursday, September 24 at 08:00 PM

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The State University of New York at Binghamton | SUNY Binghamton

Vestal, NY
Description

Ask current SUNY Binghamton students questions about academics, campus life, dorm living, and more. Livestream viewers will get to vote on questions and ask their own!

Meet the panelists: Alyson, Brandon, Alexis

Alyson is a sophomore from Rye Brook, New York attending Binghamton University. Aly is a Human Development major with hopes of becoming an elementary school teacher in the future. She is an active member of Delta Phi Epsilon sorority. Outside of school, Aly enjoys spending time with her friends and family, as well as going to the beach and watching movies.

Brandon is a sophomore from Rye Brook, New York who is currently undecided. He is attempting to transfer into the School of Management for the Spring Semester. Brandon is an active member of the Binghamton University television network and Paws and Effect, is a student ambassador, and is currently rushing the Co-Ed Business Fraternity Alpha Kappa Psi. Outside of school, he loves spending time with his friends and playing sports.

Alexis is a sophomore from Syracuse, New York. She is pursuing a bachelor’s in Biomedical Engineering in Binghamton’s Watson College. She is a member of SWE, Society of Women Engineers. Her other passions include drawing and painting and spending time with friends and family.

School information

The State University of New York at Binghamton | SUNY Binghamton

Vestal, NY
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Undergrad College: Boston University '20

Major: Medical Science

Graduate College: Boston University School of Medicine

Work Experience: I've been working at CollegeVine for 3 years mentoring students through BS/MD and undergraduate admissions. I am currently a medical student and have done research at Boston Medical Center, Dana-Farber, and the Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Yesh and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
7:15@anonymous:Alexis, what classes do have to take for your major and how did you choose your Biomedical Engineering as your major?
7:30@anonymous:How many of the classes for freshman year are lecture style?
8:14@anonymous:what is the biomedical engineering program like?
10:05@anonymous:What are things do at and around campus? Any cool destinations close to campus? Is there a downtown?
11:25@lamarcindale:How's dorm life like?
12:59@anonymous:What credits does Binghamton accept? Do you accept SUPA credits or any other college credits?
14:00@anonymous:What are the people at the school like?
15:15@anonymous:What made you choose to attend Bing
16:47@moonbow9:What is life like @ Binghamton in terms of dining, the dorms and the town?
17:37@anonymous:can you give your honest opinions about the dorms/meal plans?
20:31@anonymous:Did you know a lot of people going in? if not how was it making friends?
22:15@anonymous:What are some of the majors and minors ?
23:33@anonymous:What do you like about the population size and how does it compare to other colleges you visited?
24:13@lamarcindale: What is one thing about Binghamton that tends to be controversial amongst students?
25:08@anonymous:What's the workload for the average student? Like describe how much work you guys get per week. Hours per night?
27:11@anonymous:How's greek life on campus
28:30@anonymous:Before Covid how far apart were your classes? And how hard was it to find your way around campus?
29:45@anonymous:Is there off campus housing available?
30:16@lamarcindale:How geographically diverse is Bing? Are most of the people you meet from New York?
32:08@anonymous:what are your schedules like?
33:23@anonymous:Are there a lot of clubs to join?
36:02@anonymous:Would you say the professors are nice and care about helping students?
37:28@anonymous:If you could change one thing about BING what would it be
38:09@anonymous:Brandon, as I am looking at Binghamton University School of Management just like you are attending next semester I am still deciding which part of the field I should concentrate on. Do you have any ideas?
39:07@PaigeS:How is the weather in upstate New York?
40:09@anonymous:Would you say it's easier to live on or off campus?
41:20@PaigeS:What other schools did you consider other than Bing?
42:33@anonymous:What are professors office hours like? and how do they fit within your schedule?
43:19@lamarcindale:Pre- Covid (Hopefully), would Bing be considered as a party school?
45:16@anonymous:What did you guys get on your SAT or ACT scores if it's not to personal of course
46:55@samueljasperdavid:Do the buses run after 9 PM?
47:06@anonymous:Any bad experiences with professors?

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