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University of Colorado at Boulder

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Address: Boulder, CO 80309
Phone Number: 303-492-1411
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What a superb campus

The students were happy and seemed to love their campus and the facilities. Wonderful environment close to Denver and yet not far from the mountains.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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Southampton, UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The students were happy and seemed to love their campus and the facilities. Wonderful environment close to Denver and yet not far from the mountains.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Great Concert Great Program. We attended the CU Honor band concert for outstanding High School Musician from across the State. Well Done!

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Denver, Colorado
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Two places you must visit on campus-- the Norlin Library (the stacks in particular), and the Museum of Natural History. Norlin Library is a fantastic maze-like library I used to love to find nooks to study in when I attended. The stacks are especially fun. There are several levels that become dead-silent the deeper you go. It's a good way... More 

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145 reviews 145 reviews
93 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Nice campus to explore in a beautiful setting. Close to their downtown area of bars and eateries. Quaint shops to explore.

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Los Angeles, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
72 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I guess it's pretty nice to study in such school, nice neighborhood which provides many residence for fraternity/sorority house, really interesting names though. Parking is not that easy to find, since the roads are pretty narrow

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Ottawa, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
33 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great campus to visit. Lots of photo ops..... There is also a Natural Science Museum you can visit for free! Great for kids there is lots of dinosaur artifacts. Check website for opening hours.

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Boulder, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Fall colors in autumn, powder snow in the winter, leafy green trees in the summer, theater presentations, science lectures, music in excellent venues, and a faculty with 4 nobel prize winners.

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Milwaukee,Wi
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85 reviews 85 reviews
27 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The University is made up of many red stone buildings and with the flatirons and a background it is very impressive. The grounds are fun to walk around.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

While not looking at the college specifically, we did drive and walk around the campus (so very pretty!) and attended a UC v. Washington football game (super fun!). Work a drive by just to see the distinctive architecture and mountains that surround it

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Boulder, Colorado
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23 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The location of this beautiful campus could not be any better. The backdrop is the Rocky Mountains with the Flatirons prominently visible. Many students and tourists climb the steep rocks for a challenge. The architecture of the buildings is Tuscan style with new buildings maintaining the theme. As you walk around the campus, it's size becomes apparent. It is quite... More 

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