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University of North Carolina - Wilmington

UNC Wilmington (visited 3/13/17)

I have sent several students here over the years, all of whom had good things to say about it. I finally had a chance to visit, but because I was not able to get into town in time for an official tour, I got in contact with a former advisee who is currently a bio major and psych/neurobiology double minor with sights on med school. 798 more words

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Salem College

Salem College (visited 3/17/17)

Salem is impressive and seems to have its act together. This historical women’s college sits in the middle of historic Salem (complete with people in period-costumes giving tours), minutes from downtown Winston-Salem. 1,157 more words

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Shaw University

Shaw University (visited 3/14/17)

This is the first college I’ve heard of that requires a criminal background check of their applicants. “That’s not to say that they will automatically deny. 715 more words

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North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University (visited 3/14/17)

Although not flashy, NCCU’s campus of mostly brick buildings is well kept up, attractive, and easy to navigate. Many of the dorms are tall, utilitarian, and older/less attractive than other buildings providing traditional hall-style rooms. 578 more words

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Saint Augustine's University

Saint Augustine’s University (visited 3/14/17)

SAU is a small HBCU in Raleigh, NC. It only offers undergraduate programs and serves about 1,000 students. The population is about equally split between in- and out-of-state students. 304 more words

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Bennett College

Bennett College (visited 3/15/17)

Interestingly, this small women’s college began as a coed institution. Started in 1873 in a church basement, it was later moved to the current site when several freed slaves bought the property, but retained its affiliation with the Methodist church. 485 more words

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What is PUC College Days and Why Should You Go?

By Leanna Arredondo

Trying to choose a college can be fun, but also extremely stressful. The truth of the matter is, the memories from college are ones you will remember forever, so making a conscious decision for where you attend is crucial. 595 more words

Pacific Union College