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Address: 900 State St, Salem, OR 97301
Phone Number: 503-370-6300
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Description: The oldest Liberal Arts college west of the Rockies.

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Beautiful campus

Enjoyed our tour of the campus and hearing about the school. Definitely a contender and a great town and area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Etters, Pennsylvania
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Etters, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Enjoyed our tour of the campus and hearing about the school. Definitely a contender and a great town and area.

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I am biased, as I graduated from Willamette many years ago and have become involved in alumni activities. That's bias, but it also indicates a pretty solid knowledge of the institution and its people. The campus is sort of a classic, right across the street from the state Capitol. The Mill Stream, once little more than a muddy ditch running... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

There is nothing to dislike .... Salem is actually quite similar to Hawaii where the people are friendly.... just the cold was a bit getting used to.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We attended the National Poetry Out Loud Recitation Contest in Willamette University's Mark O. Hatfield Library. High school students from all over Oregon were competing for the state championship, reciting the poetry of many great poets. The winner won a scholarship and will compete in the National championship in Washington, D.C. The room in which the event was hosted was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Lovely little university in the middle of Salem, the river running through the middle of it is so serene and captivating. An excellent university (my aunt earned her Law Degree there), worth a quick stop if you are traveling along I-5, walk around and explore, stop in the book store and get a t-shirt.

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Katy, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Family alumni at this University, si we always enjoy visiting when we are in town, to see the changes over the years, and the growth of this Univeristy has been phenomenal. Beautiful campus and especially the Library.

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Pacific Northwest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The buildings look to be well maintained. Some are old mixed with the new! Beautiful fall foliage this time of year.

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reno
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We have been to a lot of universities, and still think that Willamette U has such charm! Very wonderful school and great professors.! We were able to meet some of them on a Saturday!!

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Really beautiful campus grounds and nice historical buildings. Love to stroll around near the creek that runs through it. Nice to go into the cafeteria and grab a bite there. Lovely landscaping.

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The campus is beautiful, with lots of art work, plants, water features and places to sit and watch the world go by. It is just a wonderful place to spend an hour or two with a coffee. it backs to the capital building so you get a view of the capitol as well.

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Address: 900 State St, Salem, OR 97301
Phone Number: 503-370-6300
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem

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