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University of Arizona

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Address: Cherry Avenue and University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ
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Beautifully Laid Out Campus

If you go to Tucson do not miss a chance to spend time on the U of A campus. Gorgeous buildings set amid palm trees and manicured grass lawns. There is an electric trolley to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Kalispell, Montana
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Kalispell, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to Tucson do not miss a chance to spend time on the U of A campus. Gorgeous buildings set amid palm trees and manicured grass lawns. There is an electric trolley to take you from one end to the other. This is one of the prettiest campuses I have seen and some of the architecture is stunning... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The U of A campus has some lovely buildings and grounds. But more important is the quality of its faculty, which is top notch (speaking from a collegial standpoint as tenured faculty at a different university). Students fortunate enough to attend U of A will hopefully make the most of their time there as they have some of the best... More 

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Columbus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun afternoon biking from our hotel through the campus. School was out for holidays but enough people were around to help us with directions or make suggestions for a better route or view.

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Pennsy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

U of A campus is nice enough, but it is downtown Tucson and therefore has those types of limitations - such as traffic congestion and lots of asphalt. On hot days that makes it HOT! The USS Arizona memorial is a new addition and nice enough.

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Oro Valley, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The entrance offers a beautiful, historical view of the campus. Many of the older, original buildings are museums and show how the campus once looked. Lots of trees to enhance the beauty.

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Cancun, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went walking through the campus, after to the 4th street, there are cool shoping and restaurants to hang around

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My recommendation is centered on walking the campus in daytime. The UA has a remarkable tree collection. These are in many cases planted here and there in no particular order. It is kind of a walk and be surprised affair. Some are labeled some are not but most are beautiful. There are 3 Boo Jum trees in the garden area... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The University of Arizona has two museums and two theaters. All of them are constantly changing to offer new things.

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Noblesville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Beautiful campus! Everything is close and clean. Walking distance to any of your needs! The union has it all. There are some great food places in walking distance. Marriot hotel in downtown is best if you are doing anyting on campus!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Interesting university setting in Tucson. Nice walking area with plenty of parking. Adjacent village features plenty of eating establishments and atmosphere.

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