Miami University-Oxford Visit Report by emberjed

Visit to Miami University-Oxford in April 2018 by emberjed
(Student)
(Member since April 25 2018 with ? posts)

Visit Activities:


Information Session: Yes - I attended the honors college's session. I felt an undue sense of accomplishment for being there, likely reinforced by the fact that the presenter said "high-ability" seven times (I cou

Campus Tour: Yes - I was taken to a free lunch. I guess there is such a thing. The food was alright but there wasn't too much variety.

Classroom Visit: Yes - I attended "Mythology and the Arts," an unusual choice for an aspiring computer science major. It didn't seem to be of more difficulty than most of the honors and AP classes I've t


Campus:



Friendliness/Courtesy of Students:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
I like a college whose students seem genuinely happy to be there.



Friendliness/Courtesy of Staff:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
They were very warm and receptive. I only wish I was the same way.



Appearance of Campus:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
Normally I'm more into urban schools, but Miami's campus in the fall reminded me of the best I'd ever seen of Chicago autumns.



Building/Facilities Maintenance/Cleanliness:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
I don't like to be able to see my face in the floor (it isn't attractive), but everything was as clean as it could be without being reflective.



Overall Campus Impression:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
My visit knocked Miami up a few notches on my list.


Off-Campus:



Area Immediately Around Campus:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
Mmm.



City/Town/Community:
3 - Good
3 - Good
The town didn't seem to really exist apart from institutions affiliated with or catering to Miami.

Campus Visit Notes for Miami University-Oxford


Visit Description:

Filling out this section to its capacity wouldn't just be redundant, it wouldn't really do the school justice. You really have to visit it or at least do a virtual tour.

Also, I'm lazy.