Parents' Guide to

Saved by the Bell: The College Years

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 11+

College comedy with values for older tweens+.

TV TBS Comedy 1993
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 17+

Extreme Sexism

In most all of the shows there is at least one instance of someone being sexist (usually it’s Zach). This show is great but not for people who are sensitive to sexism. The sexism is not much, but usually involves people being treated like objects or getting objectified.
age 12+

good show. not as good as the orginal .

I watch it sometimes . Zack and the gang is in College . Zack still in love with Kelly and Kelly in love with the professer.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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While some of the issues that the characters deal with are silly, the show also tackles serious storylines, including Kelly's affair with her anthropology professor, the use of steroids in college athletics, and Zack and Kelly's decision to get married at the end of the season. But despite some mature themes, Saved by the Bell: The College Years, like the original series, presents positive messages about school, friendship, and the value of learning from your mistakes. Even though it only lasted for 19 episodes during the 1993-1994 season, the show offers some valuable learning experiences.

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