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Address: W. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
Phone Number: (352) 392-3261
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UF centers a city beautiful

The University of Florida campus is gorgeously laid out, amdist a bustling and unique city environment. Easy to walk with many scenic spots for resting and relaxing, and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Maureen R
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Gainesville, Florida
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Gainesville, Florida
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The University of Florida campus is gorgeously laid out, amdist a bustling and unique city environment. Easy to walk with many scenic spots for resting and relaxing, and beautiful campus buildings for exploring. Abuzz with academia, the campus is a walk away from restaurants, shops, and nature galore.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The campus is lovely but so large that I did wonder how students manage to get around. They must leave the campus as really good walkers. Staff and students were all friendly and helpful. While that was especially true for the welcome center, the absence of interactive displays about the campus was disappointing. For a good example of such displays,... More 

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Saint Joe Beach, Florida, United States
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had to take our dog to a veterinarian cardiologist. This is an excellent teaching clinic and they seem to treat all sorts of problems. I feel we received expert care and concern. Our little fur baby has a heart problem but we will be doing all we can to keep him around and as healthy as possible. A four hour... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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167 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you're coming here to visit, for a sporting event, for school, or for whatever other reason, this is a place that transforms people. The longer your visit (school) the more that happens. Sure it's very "liberal" and lots of crazies at Turlington hall, but stick to some good groups of people and you should be fine. It's difficult to... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the Harvard of Gainesville! I chose UF because of the people. It's a great "college" college. The city is small enough to have a college town feel, but big enough for there to be some things to do, including outdoor activities.

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Thank John P
Dana Point
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great campus, great team and THE place to be during football season! Open campus and right across the street from great bars! What more could you ask for?

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Foxworth, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambassadors that showed us around were extremely friendly. They were also very knowledgeable. The campus is beautiful.

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Thank southernchelz
Miami
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best school in Florida and the best team in the SEC. Make sure to get both a social and academic tour of campus to see both worlds.

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Pensacola, Florida
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475 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

My son started his freshman year this fall so we have made several visits this fall. Every time we go I find something new to enjoy. It is a great school but it is also a beautiful campus. The architecture is traditional but in a more tropical setting. There certainly was a phase where some of the buildings went in... More 

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Germantown, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Came back to campus last night for a basketball game and had a chance to drive around campus a little. My how things have expanded. This is a very large university campus. The older parts of campus are absolutely beautiful. Take a walk thru and admire the view. The newer parts are exciting and done well. Go Gators!!!!!

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