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York College Pennsylvania

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at YCP

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By Gender
MalesC-
FemalesC-
By Major
AccountingC+
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationC
ChemistryD-
CommunicationsD+
Computer ScienceC-
CriminalD
EconomicsC
EducationC-
Electrical EngineeringC
EnglishF
History/Histories (art history/etc.)D+
JournalismD-
MathB+
Mechanical EngineeringC
Music - PerformanceF
Music EducationD
NursingC+
OtherD+
Political ScienceC+
PsychologyC-
SociologyD-
UndecidedB

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

York College Pennsylvania
 C-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B

Harvard University
 B+
Cornell University
 B
Princeton University
 C+
Yale University
 B
Brown University
 A-
Columbia University in the City of New York
 A-
Stanford University
 B-
F
A+

Surrounding City

DO NOT COME HERE! You basically are wasting your money. You can't get into classes because they only offer one section of a class that is required by ...Read full comment
... I was social before attending YCP but never hardcore partied or anything--at York, that's all there is to do and all ANYONE CARES to do, the city...Read full comment
... THIS FUCKING CITY HAS ABSOLUTELY NOTHING FOR A COLLEGE STUDENT LET ALONE A CHILD ...Read full comment
... But once again, treat Jackson and Princess Streets as a city, don't walk around there alone ...Read full comment
... plus the city sucks ...Read full comment
... There have been violent acts by the surrounding areas that have been robbing some students but any smart person knows that you should travel in ...Read full comment
... The city of York itself isn't the way it looks in the brochores, if you come to visit make sure you drive two or three blocks North of the campu...Read full comment
... The city around the campus is not as dangerous as people make it out to be, so do your research ...Read full comment
... We're not A+ for parties, the city isn't AS safe as I thought it would bet, etc ...Read full comment
... If you want to go to a party, then you'll have to head down to the infamous Jackson Street, which is a pretty bad section of an already bad city ...Read full comment
... Even though there are a lot of fun things to do in the city within walking distance, I recommend driving, for safety reasons ...Read full comment
... York is also not very close to any other city that could offer something fun ...Read full comment
... York city is improving, while its not the best small town in America, the markets, restaurants and shops are improving ...Read full comment
... Public Saftey, York City Police, and the Deans here are out of their minds ...Read full comment
... There have been violent acts by the surrounding areas that have been robbing some students but any smart person knows that you should travel in ...Read full comment
... I was social before attending YCP but never hardcore partied or anything--at York, that's all there is to do and all ANYONE CARES to do, the city...Read full comment
... Even though there are a lot of fun things to do in the city within walking distance, I recommend driving, for safety reasons ...Read full comment
... The city of York is not beautiful or anything, but like was mentioned by someone else, you are very close many other areas ...Read full comment
... Area/Surrounding city: I've lived in York for a few years before going to school here, and York sucks, I get that ...Read full comment
... I thought I'd LOVE York becuase they made it sound like there was always some activity planned and that the city was great and it was a ton of fun...Read full comment
... While that's true to an extent, I think the ones who stick it out realize that a vibrant city life and all that isn't all there is to the college...Read full comment
... This place is TRANSFER City, and I know more then a handful of friends who have either left or been kicked out ...Read full comment
... The neighborhood is awful, the campus is mediocre, the city is boring, and the food is awful ...Read full comment
... they will woo you with colored booklets and tours and brag on the facilites, but the fact of the matter is,,,it is in a dangerous part of the cit...Read full comment
... York City itself is pretty grungy, with limited cultural opportunities ...Read full comment
... The only bad thing to say about it is the city isn't that nice as in not much to do ...Read full comment
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