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University of Florida

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

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Beautiful Campus

Amazing campus but USC is better... Go COCKS! All that aside, they have a variety of things to see and do.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing campus but USC is better... Go COCKS! All that aside, they have a variety of things to see and do.

Thank Redrocke
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved seeing all the different Frat houses and all the buildings. It is a peaceful place to go to. Their Downtown area is small but great. Many cafes and restaurants. I recommend it 100%.

Thank Maritza C
Denver, Colorado
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They say if you gaze late at night you will see hundreds of pairs of glowing alligator eyes. Decided I'd visit during the day as night time is usually hunting time (smiles). It's hard to not see an alligator when walking there during the day. Not to be disappointed, when reading the Alligator safety sign there one was!!! If you... More 

Thank Lokiamus
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

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.

Thank Feenixwest
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

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 

Thank Sarah M
Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

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).

Thank Shelby M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

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

Thank youngforever88
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

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.

Thank ChristopherOnTheMove
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

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!

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

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

Thank schwach3

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