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University of North Alabama

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Address: George H. Carroll Lion Habitat, One Harrison Plaza, Florence, AL 35632-0001
Phone Number: 1.800.TALK.UNA

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Fountains and Lions

The campus is really pretty. We walked the "fountains" area and visited the lions space (it is sad to see them in a cage - although it is a large area). The school is quite nice.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kauai, Hawaii
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Kauai, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The campus is really pretty. We walked the "fountains" area and visited the lions space (it is sad to see them in a cage - although it is a large area). The school is quite nice.

Thank tiggerblues
Florence, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to walk around with family. Lions are a must see. Worth looking into for education also. Good people all around.

Thank lgunderwood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I attended this amazing university and graduated in 2010. It has a beautiful campus with wonderful down to earth teachers and students. UNA doesn't have the typical problems like Auburn and Alabama have with divisions amongst the students. I highly recommend UNA if you are looking for an excellent education.

Thank Justin G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We visited the lions and the large fountain with a three year old. She loved the lions. They were right up against the side of the cage. The campus is clean and kept up very beautifully. The fountain is massive and gorgeous. We didn't walk around the rest of the campus but spent about fifteen minutes with the lions. There's... More 

Thank Briar F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

It is a wonderful school and awesome football team, both of my boys played football for UNA. My boys are still in school at UNA , they love the school and the town of Florence, we are from New Orleans, we moved to Mississippi because of Katrina, both boys chose to attend UNA!

Thank Sharomdp
Evansville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Loved this auditorium. We attended a choral performance. Felt the sound and lighting were perfect. Sat in the Mezzanine, first row. Liked this row for the extra leg room and the wall wasn't so tall it blocked your view. Waiting area outside the auditorium had plenty of sofas/chairs.

Thank cruisetmc
Rolla, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

I went to campus just to see the lions. They were beautiful. Their home/environment seemed to be well cared for. It was easy to park, walk up the their cage (it is outside), and jump back in the car to be back on your way.

Thank Katie W
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Leo has been on the campus since my last semester in college when he lived as a cub in the garage of the president's home, next door to the present habitat. Each new cub is as loved as the one before it and now e have a brother sister combo! The community and students support the upkeep of the lions... More 

Thank cathiemcj
Florence, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

The opportunities at UNA are only a part of the picture. The atmosphere around UNA makes this the place to be to enjoy all that the city of Florence provides.

Thank The2Flowers_12
Florence, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

The university has many old, beautiful buildings along with many new buildings showing the growth of the school. With fountains, flowers, an amphitheater, and a real lion habitat, the university is a very welcoming place for students and visitors. The school presents many concerts and festivals in addition to its excellent academic program and adult educational opportunities.

Thank CatPat22

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