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Stopped to see Homecoming Setup

A rustling of activity was evident everywhere as crews readied the campus for homecoming. We rolled... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Clermont, Florida
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Sunday drive to campus

Barton has a very pretty campus, small but well maintained. The college has made several... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Wilson, North Carolina
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Founded in 1902, Barton College is a four-year, private, liberal arts college in Wilson, N.C. With a focus on critical thinking and writing, Barton is committed to a challenging academic program that includes international travel/study...more
700 Vance St NE, Wilson, NC 27893-3012
+1 252-399-6300
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Reviewed 9 February 2013

great private school in my hometown of wilson nc. only thing is that it is located in the "hood" & the housing on campus is poor & renting off campus is expensive

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Reviewed 12 September 2013 via mobile

Yes, you can get an education here but you will pay high dollar for it. It is located in downtown Wilson nice houses around it. School is old and needs updating in alot of the buildings.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A rustling of activity was evident everywhere as crews readied the campus for homecoming. We rolled in and turned around to try to not be in the way.

Thank rogersober
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Barton has a very pretty campus, small but well maintained. The college has made several improvements to its entrance and to its buildings! Way to go Barton for your all you have done!

Thank dkblackmon1991
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I graduated from Barton/ACC back in 1992. The campus has grown by leaps and bounds since then! I like that the school actively recruits people from all over. It brings a culture that is otherwise missing from the area. My family is excited that a...More

Thank Joy E
Reviewed 3 July 2018

After hearing that Barton is building a turf field for lacrosse and football my wife and I recently visited the college as we are both alumni of Barton. What a change to the campus since we graduated in the seventies. The campus is beautiful. The...More

Thank leamonglenne
Reviewed 7 February 2018

This is BY FAR the best college visit we had. Barton College is awesome! The staff is simply wonderful and the student to teacher ratio is very pleasing. Barton College Bulldogs!

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 23 January 2018

People are friendly and welcoming. Buildings are old and in need of renovation. Private college, fairly expensive tuition, great education is available but it comes with motivation and hard work. Faculty and staff are excellent and really try their best to help students be successful....More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The City of Wilson has done a lot of work to the streets and traffic patterns to make this a more pleasing looking college. But its the same ole buildings we saw Kool & the gang in the late 70's...Its nice to visit Memory Lane...But...More

1  Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Attended several classes for caregivers. Barton College has a new look. Tried the Virtual Reality Dementia workshop. Great facility.

1  Thank Dierdra C
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are on campus often, he graduated from the college in the late 80's, so we support events there. The campus is beautiful, so well maintained. The staff is like a big family. Attend a basketball game and you'll see the love...More

1  Thank Karen N
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Barton college has got to be one of the great small colleges in America. Strong staff and strong alumni support..

1  Thank Gustav G
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