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University of Washington

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Address: 4014 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105-6203
Phone Number: 206-543-5590
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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UW is fantastic. One of the top universities in the US and around the world. I had such an amazing experience there as a student. I would recommend it for people looking to apply... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

UW is fantastic. One of the top universities in the US and around the world. I had such an amazing experience there as a student. I would recommend it for people looking to apply. It also has an amazing view of the Cherry Blossom trees - originally meant to be in the shape of a U (so you could see... More 

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Simsbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful campus. Easy to walk around. Some of the older buildings have very interesting and classic architectural detail.

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Kennewick, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a great day at Husky Stadium last night to watch the Huskies take on Portland Vikings. The stadium staff was friendly and the food was awesome. Food was not priced too high...normal for a college football game. The new stadium was clean and had plenty of restrooms and places to eat. The new stadium has a great new... More 

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Adrian, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been on this campus at least four times and have been favorably impressed with each visit. My last visit was to the University Club for a small conference. The view of the lake from there was quite lovely. The layout of the campus, for the size of the institution, is not too onerous. It is, thus, not too... More 

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Pocatello, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove near the campus and it looked so amazing. Everything was so green. I love the stadium and cant wait to come back and watch a game.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The UW campus is one of the nicest in the US, so come check it out. If you happen to be in town when the cherry blossoms are up (usually around March), definitely stop by and experience this for yourself. GO HUSKIES!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, I may be a little bias, I graduated from UW and worked there as well. Campus has got to be at the top as far as beauty goes (I've also worked at Brandeis and UNR) and visited many other campuses. Makes for a nice walk if you want to go around the entire campus or cut through the middle.... More 

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bloomfield nm, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The campus of the UW is one of the prettiest in the country. It has many types of architecture wityh quads and squqres and wonderful photo opportunities. There are mountain vistas, flower beds, and fountains. Geographically, the campus is separated into an upper campus for education, business, and liberal arts and the lower for engineering and the sciences. Additionally, there... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The vista to Mt Rainier on a clear day is just incredible with the lake and all. The quad during the spring time is absolutely gorgeous with the cherry trees in bloom. The old buildings have lots of history - great place to do your walking or biking even in the rain - there is much to see and look... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very impressive sequel of hundred years buildings in a lovely scenery. Wonderful promenade in the cherry blooming season and lovely at other times. Recommended to enter the areas of personal interest and have staff briefing. I also introduced myself to a couple of students and had a brilliant tour of what it is there for young people... More 

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