jennylynn wrote:Athens has been great as far as I'm concerned.
While there aren't really any super upscale restaurants, you do find a lot of restaurants that are simply delicious. There's a wide range offered, and you can find pretty much anything from pizza to Thai to whatever.
It's definitely small when you compare it to a major city like New York. But I kinda like it that way. It has the small town charm and appeal, but you don't lack anything! And if you just have to have something super fancy, Atlanta really isn't that far away; 1 1/2 hours, I believe.
How were they on scholarships for out of state applicants? I know you may not know this, but have you heard anything about it? I'm assuming most goes to kids in-state, but they have such a good education program anyway that I thought it might not be necessary to pay their way.