Published : 2014-12-20 (over 3 years Ago) - Last updated over 2 years Ago
31 Awesome university facts
Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random university facts.
1. In Canada, a University has introduced a new "Puppy Room", where students can go & play with puppies to relieve stress.
2. Harry Potter Lit. is an actual course being taught at Ohio State University.
3. Cambridge University is older than the Aztec and Inca empires.
4. During an experiment at New York University, a robotic fish was accepted by other fish and became their leader.
5. Spotify claims that the University of Colorado at Boulder listens to the most relaxing music, while Purdue listens to the most angry music.
6. A professor was once suspended from a top university following accusations that he “sighed” and was giving off "negative vibes."
7. Taking a short walk during the workday can improve memory and attention by as much as 20%, according to a University of Michigan study.
8. Research found that university students were more likely to cheat after seeing 7000 dollar bills than after seeing only 24.
9. A Canadian university is offering a room full of puppies to help stressed out students.
10. Southampton University scientists have found evidence that awareness can continue for at least several minutes after clinical death.
11. Researchers at the University of Rochester have built the first invisibility cloak.
12. Oxford University is at least 400 years older than the Aztec Empire.
13. The Swedish and Finnish government actually pays students monthly pocket money if they attend high school, college and university.
14. An Oxford University study has found that for every person you fall in love with and accommodate into your life you lose two close friends.
15. The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because engineers failed to account for the weight of all the books.
16. Lana Del Rey studied metaphysics at Fordham University.
17. "I told my mom to send me $400 for textbooks, I now have enough alcohol to last me a month." Monmouth University
18. Since 1980, California has built 22 new prisons, but only one new University of California campus.
19. Pixar has a school for their employees to learn more about filmmaking called Pixar University PU.
20. Montclair State University has offered a class called, "How to watch TV."
21. You have a better chance of getting accepted to Stanford University than getting hired by Apple.
22. Falling in love costs you 2 friends, according to Oxford University.
23. Oxford University (founded 1096 AD) is older than the Aztec civilization (founded 1325 AD).
24. A University of Hawaii study revealed that shorter men live longer lives.
25. Basically almost everything you learned in university can now be found on Wikipedia for free.
26. “Hamburger University” is the employee training campus for McDonalds.
27. "Hamburger University" is the employee training campus for McDonalds.
28. Harvard University was founded before calculus was invented.
29. A Canadian university has built a "Puppy Room" in its campus, where students can go and play with puppies to relieve stress and tension.
30. Harvard University has the largest ant collection in the world.
31. The University of Alaska stretches over 4 time zones.