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Address: Espana St | Sampaloc, Manila, Luzon 1008, Philippines
Phone Number: (632)406-1611
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: This is the oldest university in Asia, founded in 1611, and is one of the...
This is the oldest university in Asia, founded in 1611, and is one of the world’s largest Roman Catholic universities based on enrollment.
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one of the best University in the country

Visit the University must bring camera to take picture of the old building the. Thomasian call it the main building, its look like you are in Europe, UST have 2 high school, the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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Manila, Manila, Philippines

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Manila, Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Visit the University must bring camera to take picture of the old building the. Thomasian call it the main building, its look like you are in Europe, UST have 2 high school, the High pay and the , Educ High School, To enter in the University is not eassy as student, To graduate as Thomasian is a big struggle and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

UST is a private educational institution, famous and distinct being the oldest existing university in Asia. And what's to expect there are the historic architectural buildings which have stood there for more than 400 years. If you were expecting to find a commercial tour for UST, I don't think there are ones available. You can however, go in if you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

So much history. Very nostalgic. Like a blast from the so distant past. I lived in manila half my life and every time I visit I would always have this feeling of awe and respect for the place, despite the changes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

First time to visit UST with someone new love.. And had a great day of course even though UST is common place for me.. We visited the mini museum, church and tour him at the hospital. I showed him the lover's lane going to old arch which is the best tourist attraction. Inside the UST have different fast food, restaurant... More 

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Baguio, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Sto Tomas University is one of the Oldest Catholic University of the Philippines. The structure is historic and almost as old as the philippine history during the spanish era. This University carries with it historyl It's a nice place to visit when in manila. Your travel to manila is not complete without visiting sto Tomas Uniiversity, i bet you.

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Mauban, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

University of Santo Tomas serve as one of our historic places. My cousin used to study in this university and I dreamed of being in here too. I met my girlfriend in this place which makes it memorable for me. School, Church and Hospital is great.

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Taytay, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I studied in this University long ago, and that time, whenever my husband (or my boyfriend then) wait for me to finish my classes, he doesn't mind waiting for four hours, because the scenery is calming. There are green grasses and plants everywhere. The main building is very nice. There are parks and pavilions where he can sit and hang... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

i visited this place with a local friend from Manilla, its good to visit if you have time, its a very old university and well maintained.

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chicago, illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I graduated from ust in late 70's. I went back to visit the medical school and hospital, took a tour and presented a talk. it was much improved from years ago and is quite prosperous looking now. they do an excellent job of training medical students and residents. very impressed with how they maintained and improved over the years.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We were interested in the quadricentennial park fountain which was lighted in the evening. It was awesome. The architecture were centuries old and it has also some mixture of the new structures. It is a Roman Catholic teaching and research University composed of several Faculties The Patron of the University is St. Thomas Aquinas, while St. Catherine of Alexandria is... More 

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Address: Espana St | Sampaloc, Manila, Luzon 1008, Philippines
Phone Number: (632)406-1611
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Manila

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