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Address: W. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
Phone Number: +1 352-392-3261
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Beautiful Campus

We took a tour of this large campus, starting from the original site with the bell tower. It was quite lovely with huge trees, teaming with students and cute little motorbikes in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour of this large campus, starting from the original site with the bell tower. It was quite lovely with huge trees, teaming with students and cute little motorbikes in pastel colors.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a student here many years ago I loved this campus. Not many State schools offer the quality of higher education and a beautiful campus with old architectural features on many of the buildings. Today the college is surrounded by numerous eating places with every type of ethnic foods served and all American favorites such as sandwich shops, pizza places,... More 

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Thank Sarah M
Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here for my undergrad, and I'm currently a grad student. The campus is beautiful; much prettier than I gave it credit for when I was a high schooler seeking admission. I definitely recommend touring the campus (formally or informally).

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Thank Shelby M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great campus, it is wonderful, peaceful, energetic and empowering campus and environment, great job UF!!

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Thank youngforever88
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're anywhere near this area, take the time to take a stroll here; you won't regret. Very nice environs, and it still has a small town (and yet somehow cosmopolitan) feel/vibe despite the sprawl on the outskirts.

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Thank ChristopherOnTheMove
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is sacred to me. I love visiting my alma mater and come every chance I get. The place continues to grow and add amenities for the students. The Union looks fantastic. Go Gators!

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Thank Scott W
Morton, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

the campus is very beautiful and large. Some part are quite historical looking Some of the buildings were quite beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Great environment and an excellent walk. Just walk around and explore! The best is finding scenic areas in the most random places

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

There are plenty of pro reviews and the campus is beautiful so I will address a "con". There is VERY little parking on campus. Students have fewer parking options. Parking spaces are narrow and do not allow enough room to enter and exit your vehicle if it is large like an SUV or truck. You will be ticketed if you... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Enjoyed lunch at the picnic table at the "chapel" and Lake Alice. I love driving around and seeing what my son experiences every day while on campus; we were really there to visit my son, but UF has such a gorgeous "campus," it makes it nice to drive around while my son is attending classes.

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