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Address: Avenida San Pedro y Rotonda de la Bandera | Codigo Postal 2060, San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 207 4000
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Number 1 University In CR!!!

Well, this ain't much that I can write. But what i can say is that this is the number 1 university in the country ( Government University) which we have the best professional... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Well, this ain't much that I can write. But what i can say is that this is the number 1 university in the country ( Government University) which we have the best professional graduated from here. Its a huge campus and you can walk in just if you want to see the place and lay on the green areas...I my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Situated in a real trendy area in San Pedro. Many small restaurants and shops nearby. I would have loved to check it out to see if there is a nightlife.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This campus is just an excellent place to visit and soak in the vibes. Friendly people, beautiful flora, nice paths. The neighborhood is replete with small and cheerful cafes and 'sodas' - good coffee, good pastries, good juices. Lovely spot. If you have kids, worth scouring the trees for sloths - they're there!

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WSM ENGLAND
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We saw the University many times and it looks very good, however our friend who we stayed with her daughter is studying medicine there. Having seen the volume of work she does at home i could see the university expect 110% comittment from student's, i am retired from the UK Health Service so i understood many of her assignments and... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 340 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

A beautiful setting for a top notch university! UCR is a center for intellectual stimulation with an excellent faculty, bright students and a comprehensive curriculum. Conversations with faculty and student will bring to light the excitement of teaching and research here in a nicely developed campus. Take time to walk around to enjoy the architecture and the flowers and grassy... More 

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olympia, washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

This the most pretigious university in Costa Rica. ITs campus is large and totally safe, they have a train station that takes students to and from other cities and universities.

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Anderson, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I loved the UCR's atmosphere. Between all the college aged students milling about and the trees, streams, and walkways, it's a good place to hang out, meet friends and have conversations.

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Bromont, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The U of CR and it serounding are very Nice to visit and you Will find in the San Pedro and Los Yoses area nice restaurants, very good food and fair prices.

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Kent, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I had the opportunity to visit the University of Costa Rica on business rather than a tourist visit. The campus is large and impressive with some great facilities--this is a major university. The interactions between the environment and the campus are very interesting--the notion of tropical birds, plants and insects adjacent to college buildings is extremely appealing. For example, the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I lecture there when I visit Costa Rica. It is a thriving and impressive university, with a large and diverse campus.

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Address: Address: Avenida San Pedro y Rotonda de la Bandera | Codigo Postal 2060, San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 207 4000
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose

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