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University of Florida

W. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
+1 352-392-3261
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Gator nation is everywhere!

Hands down best university in the world. Although I may be partial since my wife and I both... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
donsanchez23
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Gainesville, FL
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Visiting the University of Florida on Graduation 2016 weekend

Our main purpose from traveling 1150+ miles from Michigan (Go Buckeyes) to University of Florida... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Sam B
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Lansing, Michigan, United States
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W. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Hands down best university in the world. Although I may be partial since my wife and I both graduated from here. Go Gators!

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Our main purpose from traveling 1150+ miles from Michigan (Go Buckeyes) to University of Florida, Gainesville was to watch our daughter receive her Master in Arts for Music Education. While we were there that weekend we took in the sites of the campus and it...More

1  Thank Sam B
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The largest single campus of any university in the US! Spread out over a beautiful campus including lakes, streams, wonderful athletic facilities, huge hospital, and located in a very friendly city... Many international students!

Thank EALGator
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Bring walking shoes or catch the convenient bus. Student union is huge and full of football goodies.

Thank chezladda
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The campus was real nice, and the possibilities endless. I'm enrolling in their online program, but will have to visit the campus again from time to time. The fact that it has 10 libraries is mind blowing. I cannot wait to come back.

Thank Glen B
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I dressed up in my traditional Seminole Indian headdress and went to a football game there last year. Everyone boo'd at me! How racist. They surely don't like Indians around here...

1  Thank Steve G
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a very large campus that is spread out all around Shand's medical park. It was easy to see when you were on campus because of the orange and blue road signs.

Thank zigglovers
Reviewed 2 August 2016

UF's football stadium (the Swamp) is one of the few venues in the SEC that is open for visitors. The field is off limits, but the stands are open for walkers and exercise enthusiasts. If you are in Gainesville, a walk around the stadium is...More

1  Thank bbqisme
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is my third visit to UF in as many months, as the parent of an incoming freshman and not being a college grad myself I find the energy that this place exudes to be addicting, you can't help but feel it, the students, the...More

Thank Kam2013
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is everyones' dream university and it is for a reason. Hard works sure pays off. To anyone: it is the best place. Go Gators!

Thank Julia V
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Peyecat
Street address of Levin Advocacy Center
15 February 2017|
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Response from Lokiamus | Reviewed this property |
Across from the President's house at 2500 SW 2nd Avenue
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Teri M
Coming in the to tour the campus on January 12 and need a ride from Orlando to the campus. Is there a shuttle or ride option I can use or meet half way? Or do you have a better suggestion. I can't drive I have a broken shoulder. Thanks
7 January 2017|
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Response from traveler202020 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know of a shuttle. Please be aware that Orlando is two hours away so don't take a taxi as it would be very expensive!
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dawnvitellaro
Where is the best place to park on a weekday for a visit?
21 July 2016|
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Response from Tracy R | Reviewed this property |
The University will give out visitor parking passes which allows you to park in the parking lots and the garages. This is not an option on game days however. UF is a non motorized campus so no cars directly on the campus.
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