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excellent school with lovely grounds

Smith College is one of the best undergraduate schools in the country but it's also got a lovely... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2019
ygNYC
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New York City, New York
Loving, Relaxing Campus

While at the College to see the Botanic Gardens, I was impressed by the lovely layout of the... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2019
TrainManDan10
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Keene, New Hampshire
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Beautiful place! Enjoyed all the beautiful gardens and museum. Friendly and helpful staff. Enjoyed walking around exploring.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Annie K
Reviewed June 6, 2019

Smith College is one of the best undergraduate schools in the country but it's also got a lovely campus with massive old oaks, charming walkways, Paradise Pond, a world class Art Museum, and Botanic Garden. The Special Collections at the SC Libraries are open to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 25, 2019

While at the College to see the Botanic Gardens, I was impressed by the lovely layout of the grounds, which were first class. The campus is only one mile from the Amtrak Northampton Train Station, which makes for a very convenient way to get to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 11, 2019

Even though I went to Hampshire College in neaby Amherst, since Smith is part of the five-college consortium, I took several classes there throughout my second and third years at Hampshire. I LOVED all of the classes I took at Smith, it was in my...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Just as I’d pictured it...idyllic, small, lots of rolling hills, red brick, trees, a cool fall breeze, leaves of many autumn shades, a blue sky, and students milling about. Iconic scene befitting its image.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

Our visit to the sunny environs of Smith College included a trip to the Campus Center Cafe and the duck pond. Smith, in years past, was mostly know for churning out first ladies such as Barbara Bush and Nancy Regan. That, however was a long...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

I visited a friend in 2010. Loved the atmosphere of the school and its college town. I got a chance to sneaked in a math class and a landscape studies class since the classes were a bit on the bigger size (40+ I think?). The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

The top women's college in the country with the steep history of the birthplace of feminism with icons like Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan, And Sylvia Plath as aluma. The college campus is stunning.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Visiting friends who live in the area, we walked around the Smith campus every morning. The landscaping is exceptional (with little plaques on trees identifying what they are) and the buildings impressive. The student union, I am told, is a great place to eat. If...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Robert F
Reviewed August 15, 2017

In both sense that they have deep pocket on account of their endowments and folks in charge of planning & architecture who are cultured and well educated when it comes to our existence "on the earth and under the heavens". You will be surprised how...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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