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Cornell University

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Address: , Ithaca, NY
Phone Number: 607-254-4636
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Beautiful Campus

We just drove through the campus but were really impressed with the grounds and buildings and the grandeur. It is so well kept and clean and the campus and surrounding area was so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We just drove through the campus but were really impressed with the grounds and buildings and the grandeur. It is so well kept and clean and the campus and surrounding area was so much bigger than we were expecting. It has certainly earned its excellent reputation and the pride of the university shows through.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Large private and public university with many notable programs and facilities. Worth a visit to an open multifaceted university with easy access. Enjoy the wineries nearby.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We walked the campus with our Sophomore grandson. It was beautiful! Only trouble was when we drove. It was move in week and we had to be super cautious as students and their parents paid little attention to traffic in their excitement to be on campus

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I keep visiting Cornell quite often. The university is located in a serene environment. This is one of the top notch university where they do extensive research. Couple of my friends did their post doc from here. Haven't seen the level of research work being done in other universities. No surprise, it attracts students from across the globe.

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Considering how many students were coming, their drop off and move in system was very efficient and easy. Parking was surprisingly easy. School is beautiful but bring your walking shoes

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We were able to spend a weekend touring the campus before the start of the fall semester. What a treat. The chapel is fantastic for its artwork and architecture. Such a gem. Also, we were able to attend a chimes concert inside the bell tower. The chimes masters invite visitors to the chimes room during concerts. This is the only... More 

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Cornell is situated in a beautiful setting. Rivers, and gorges go through the campus and suspension bridges connect different parts of the campus. It has a mix of old and new buildings. It is a beautiful campus and place to visit if in the Ithaca area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

A gorgeous university. Probably the most incredible thing to see in Ithaca. Do not hesitate to try to go in the clock tower, it opens often for the concert and gives an incredible view of the area. If the clock is closed (which happens often in summer) do not hesitate to take a few minute on the slope at it's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

The day has come when one sends a child off to college. Cornell University has made it very easy for us. From the day of acceptance to move in day. A must try is the Cornell Ice Cream Bar. All made in campus by the Food Science team.

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Lincoln Park, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Make sure you visit the dairy store for excellent ice cream made at the school. Parking lot across the street from that store. Enjoy the nice sunset views from Libe slope.

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