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Academic Rigor
4.1623
Dorm Life
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Bang for the buck
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4.3049
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Most Helpful Review for Northern Kentucky University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Olivia from Cincinnati, OH
  • 17 out of 17 people found this review helpful

The school is quickly becoming well-known for its academics now more than ever.

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  • Kendyll
  • I am a current student here

    Northern Kentucky University is a great school. The campus is beautiful, the atmosphere is friendly, and the professors are caring. To top it all off, NKU is right across the river from downtown Cincinnati.

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  • Kayla - Middletown, OH
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Northern Kentucky University is a very beautiful, inclusive school. I feel at home here. They welcomed me with open arms and made sure I recieved all the help and information that I needed.

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  • Bawi from Crescent Springs, KY
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    NKU is an excellent choice for students that are looking to make connections. With an amazing campus, you have a lot of places to study and relax. There are more than 200 organizations and clubs to join for incoming students.

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  • Cheyenne - Bethel, OH
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Northern Kentucky University is a wonderful, engaging community with lots of educational opportunities and incredible instructors. It is my home away from home. I couldn’t be more excited to pursue my dreams with NKU!

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  • Arianna - Cincinnati, OH
  • I am a current student here

    NKU is the best school for anyone. With so many different organizations and events, it makes everyone feel welcomed and a part of the family. You have to actually look at nku from the inside not the outside. Then, you will truly see what it feels like to be a Norse!

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  • Grace from Independence, KY
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    A beautiful campus with everything close together. The buildings are always expanding and improving. The people here are focused on students and making sure that education comes first.

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  • Liz
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The NKU campus is gorgeous to work around and very easily accessible. Its buildings are modern and aesthetically pleasing. It is a very open campus and fun to explore.

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  • eric from ft. mitchell, ky
  • I am a current student here

    nku is a great school! its a big school, but still maintains that small school feel. there are tons of clubs and organizations to join!

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  • Paige from MI
  • I am a current student here

    I am a transfer student, and I quickly discovered that NKU had everything that my previous college was lacking. Honestly, the transfer process was a bit tedious and messy. However, even if I had been aware of the profusion of emails I had to send and reply to and all the financial aspects of transferring, I would do it again every time because of the warm, friendly atmosphere and countless opportunities this school has granted me.

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  • Amanda from Crestwood, KY
  • I am a past student here

    All of the teachers I've ever had knew what they were talking about and taught very well. The campus looks so beautiful since the school has been remodeling the landscape. The downside is the parking lots and garages fill up fast and the construction has been going on.

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