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Racism on steroids

Had an opportunity to walk around the campus. I was looked at, talked to and reacted to like the... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
via mobile

The HBCU (Historical Black College University) was a good experience. The new dining facility... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Felicia J
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In 1873, this was the site of higher education for African Americans.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Had an opportunity to walk around the campus. I was looked at, talked to and reacted to like the red headed stepchild at the family reunion. Recommendation to attend this college =0,

Thank tlprather85
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The HBCU (Historical Black College University) was a good experience. The new dining facility (which took 5 years to build) is very nice however the food is terrible!!! Nothing like the first day I experienced as a parent of a now alumni. The dorms are...More

Thank Felicia J
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Wiley College is a historical black college, that's been around for 143 years. It is a staple in the community. They help young people on their paths to their future careers in every way possible: Physically, Academically, Socially, Spiritually, & Mentally. Its got small class...More

1  Thank DaynaB1978
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Another historical college of East Texas. Marshall Texas. Great history and heritage at this location.

Thank Diamante899
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Loved seeing the home place of the "Great Debaters". It was a very beautiful day for a walk and seeing the home of James Farmer was particularly interesting. The only thing that would have made it better would have been to run into Denzel Washington...More

Thank Dacia j
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

If you would like your family to see a college founded in 1873, this is the place to visit. See James Farmer's childhood home. Walk the street "The Great Debaters" walked. Take a picture by the Kappa Alpha Psi a Fraternity bell. Great history lesson...More

Thank Baroness14
Reviewed 22 June 2015

A must visit when in Marshall. This Historical HBCU has a history that intertwines with Hollywood and with Alumni from all across the country. An amazing and stellar academic institution. A history buff will be in heaven!!!

Thank babygirl1968
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Love the Hospitality and the Campus is historical site and the students are very respectful for this day and age.

Thank Dnice S
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Everything was good and and it was a pleasant weekend. Everythinbg was good and it was pleasant weekend.

Thank ra780
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Everything was great! Wiley's staff was amazing! The festivities were good the food was god and the people were nice.

Thank Shan S
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