Arcadia has a great close-knit community of students who make everyone feel very welcome. It is a great college for personalized attention from professors who are all very helpful and very knowledgeable in their areas. Most professors have the highest level of recognized achievement in their fields and work well with students. There are also many study abroad opportunities and opportunities to meet people from everywhere.
The best way to have an amazing experience is to get involved right away. Though some feel that Arcadia does not offer much in partying or crazy nightlife, it has a small community of people passionate in what they are doing. Get involved, talk to people, and it is a great college experience.