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The Illinois Institute of Technology

Breakdown of “Social Life” at IIT

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By Gender
MalesC
FemalesB-
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringC
ArchitectureB-
BiologyC-
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Chemical EngineeringC-
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringC
Computer ScienceD
Electrical EngineeringC-
Engineering DepartmentB-
Industrial DesignB-
MathC-
Mechanical EngineeringB
OtherB-
PhysicsC+
Political ScienceF
PsychologyB-

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

Illinois Institute of Technology
 C+
Average of All Schools
 C+
Average of schools in class
 B

California Institute of Technology
 C+
Harvard University
 B-
Stanford University
 B
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 B
University of Southern California
 B+
University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign
 B+
University of California - Berkeley
 B
F
A+

Social Life

... In all context, I love the school from all what I have learned (leadership, scholastic achievement and social life) but if I had to do it all ove...Read full comment
... Certainly above average quality of education, but very little social life ...Read full comment
... I've heard the dorms are anti-social, but I joined a fraternity right off the bat ...Read full comment
... Most of the people are nerds, so there isn't a real vibrant social life, but nerds are usually pretty modest and easy to get along with ...Read full comment
... I have read a lot of complaints about tech schools from people majoring in business/management, humanities, social sciences, arts, and even scienc...Read full comment
... The really bad social life here and lack of diversity in student population makes the whole experience unenjoyable ...Read full comment
... One of the biggest criticisms from within the university is the (lack) of a social life, but being "social" at IIT is exactly what you make of it...Read full comment
... Certainly above average quality of education, but very little social life ...Read full comment
... You won't get as much sleep as you need, and if you expect to do well, don't plan on socializing with anyone but architecture students ...Read full comment
... I also really detest the social scene ...Read full comment
... However, your social life is what you make of it, there's not much EVER happening on campus ...Read full comment
... Comparing the quality of housing, I would say IIT's and MIT's are the same: students decide how much social interaction they want to have and the...Read full comment
... I lived in the dorms for 2 years and its utter hell, so I pledged a fraturnity (Triangle) and my social life and quality of life jumped up dra...Read full comment
... It's true it's a hard school with not much social life but sorry to break it to you that's kinda what success requires ...Read full comment
... Social Life will probably drop from what you are accustomed, but if you look hard enough and like to explore all of Chicago it will be enough to...Read full comment
... THIS SCHOOL IS VERY ANTI SOCIAL AND WILL GIVE YOU HEAD PROBLEMS LIKE ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION ALSO ...Read full comment
... If you have a 28 and above, you really, really, really like to study, your not that social (and dont plan on developing any social skills...Read full comment
... Do not come to IIT if you wanna party through through college and later get a job through networking, for there is little scope of social activit...Read full comment
... I lived at home so I didn't expirience the school's social life that much ...Read full comment
... IIT is a tech school with a work oriented atmosphere, but that does not mean that there is no sociallizing going on around campus ...Read full comment
... Am I the first to go to school in my family and other similar questions like that made it hard for me to socialize with other students ...Read full comment
... The social life is good, we have at least 5 -7 events a week but you will not know of them unless you make the effort to know about them ...Read full comment
... some say there is no social life, but i say, it is what you make it ...Read full comment
... They are a school based on name recognition alone - the outside world assumes with such a hefty price-tag and dismal social conditions you HAVE ...Read full comment
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