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Stetson University

DeLand, FL
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Ranked #5 of 53 Attractions in DeLand
Type: Educational Sites
Description: This university is interesting architecturally and historically.
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Sebastian, Florida
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137 reviews 137 reviews
42 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Since it was a holiday weekend, we didn't get into the art museum or any of the buildings, but found the campus a pleasant place to walk and the architecture was quite interesting.

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East Granby, Connecticut
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106 reviews 106 reviews
34 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

My friend's son goes there for Environmental Science. We visited the campus today. Very nice campus and dorms.

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Coral Springs
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Stetson is the oldest private college in Florida and is steeped in history. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained. It is a nationally ranked liberal arts college.

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Orlando, Florida
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265 reviews 265 reviews
36 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We did the university tour today and were very impressed. Wonderful architecture, beautiful grounds, and a really interesting history. Stetson has 2 art galleries and a huge library. Student life looks great, complete with a heated pool, work out facilities, and a huge dining area. Definitely going to have my son apply. Hope to be back soon!

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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67 reviews 67 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My son is heading into his senior year at Stetson and it has been a great experience for him and for us. He is an international business major and studied abroad in Madrid last semester, which was a wonderful experience for him. They have been very flexible with his classes to keep him on track for graduation and the professors... More

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DeLand, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I enjoyed my time at Stetson and learned a great deal. My only complaint is the price...the amazing part is that it keeps going up each year!

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Lakeland, Fl
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110 reviews 110 reviews
33 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Stetson has a real sense of charm to it with a nice blend of a classic looking architecture and modernity. The campus is beautiful, easily walkable - and, it is a short drive to the historical downtown area. It looks like a lot has been done more recently to upgrade and expand the physical facilities. The campus and the surrounding... More

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I found myself coming back to Stetson several times to bike around the campus and take in the beautiful architecture and fountains. Definitely check out what they have going on at the art gallery - right on the main quad - seems like a very impressive collection!

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The Villages, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Stetson has such a modern and beautiful campus. We found it easily and were surprised how large it is. The downtown area right next to campus is very charming.

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DeLand, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Visited many times over 5 years and welcomed on each occasion, thoroughly enjoyed myself. Great facilities and baseball.

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