America's Ugliest College Campuses
Bob Pardue - Georgia / Alamy
Georgia State University, Atlanta
The design of some GSU buildings may be deliberately trying to send a message: who needs windows in a library, anyway? You should be reading books. The university is entwined with a gritty section of downtown Atlanta. Still, there are some unexpected benefits: “Georgia State University is what keeps downtown Atlanta alive. Many of the corporations in Atlanta provide connections for many of the students and eventually become our employers,” says a student on Unigo.com.