We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
great school

pretty campus, decent pub food at the grad lounge, good movie theatre, some nice gardens, good... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Victoria, Canada
I have gone.to 5 schools but this one was special.

I actually attended Comosen College, University Of British Columbia, University Of Victoria... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Victoria, Canada
Read all 105 reviews
All photos (27)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great school”(3 reviews)
“pretty campus”(3 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8P 5C2, Canada
+1 250-721-7211
Recommended experiences in and around Victoria
from USD 165.00
More Info
from USD 11.50
More Info
from USD 56.40
More Info
from USD 72.50
More Info
Reviews (105)
Filter reviews
87 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beautiful campus great school pretty campus indie films great place to visit deer campuses study bookstore auditorium trail vegetation cinema learning movie visitors forest
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 87 reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Nice campus in a pretty setting. Fun to wander around the area. Close to the ocean which is a bonus for any student.

Thank bkjjk
Reviewed 22 October 2018

pretty campus, decent pub food at the grad lounge, good movie theatre, some nice gardens, good visual arts program and even a dog park.

Thank stopfer
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I actually attended Comosen College, University Of British Columbia, University Of Victoria, University Of Alberta and Athabaska University.. I attended University Of Victoria in 1983. I had just recovered from a five year illness. I was very happy here. At 23 years of age, I...More

Thank writetothepoint1960
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The UVic campus is a great space that is ideal for studying and socialising. With a number of food courts, study areas, quads and green spaces the campus is very aesthetic and relaxing. The sports facilities and library are great and the campus is reasonably...More

Thank WilliamThomas
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great place to visit; go for a walk around the Ring Road or through the middle for a complete break from vehicle traffic in a relaxed atmosphere

Thank Victoria402010
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Beautiful buildings and gardens and a friendly place to tour and get an education. Fine drama and sports events open to the public.

Thank trmelville
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I went and had the full tour with my daughter who is checking out Universities across Canada. The campus is small and while a bit tired around the edges, is still nice to visit. The "quad" in the middle has plenty of trees and green...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Went by the University on my tour and it was very interesting to see how it was laid out and different type of architecture.

Thank Rita C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very beautiful and easy to find where you need to be , awesome Dog Park minutes away by car or a good walk with the pooch.

Thank 77Pyeman77
Reviewed 4 July 2018

The University of Victoria is a small picaresque institute of learning known for its beautiful greenery, cutting-edge educational programming and well-manicured grounds. The university is easy to navigate and offers students and visitors alike a beautiful setting within which to reflect, learn and, indeed, live....More

Thank PookyCake
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 206 nearby hotels
Accent Inn Victoria
544 reviews
4.92 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites
348 reviews
5.06 km away
Hotel Victoria
351 reviews
5.30 km away
Hotel Zed
444 reviews
5.32 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,139 nearby restaurants
Thai Lemongrass Restaurant
141 reviews
.99 km away
Smuggler's Cove Pub
67 reviews
1.07 km away
14 reviews
.75 km away
Olive Olio's
30 reviews
1.00 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,716 nearby attractions
Finnerty Gardens
92 reviews
.00 km away
Cadboro-Gyro Park
15 reviews
1.32 km away
Mystic Vale
14 reviews
.79 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
1 September 2018|
Response from Victoria402010 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Check any downtown Victoria hotel for rates online; lots of buses from downtown go directly to UVIC:)