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University of Minnesota

Between Mississippi and University aves. and 10th Ave. and Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN
+1 800-752-1000
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The metro goes through the campus so we stopped off for a look and glad we did. Beautiful campus... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Delford M
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Cork, Ireland
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Worth Checking Out

Really nice campus smack in the middle of a city. Must tough walking around there in the winter... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
coachee1313
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Montvale, New Jersey
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A comprehensive university offering undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 70 majors and fields.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“west bank” (15 reviews)
“dinky town” (4 reviews)
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Between Mississippi and University aves. and 10th Ave. and Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN
University / Dinkytown
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+1 800-752-1000
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"beautiful campus"
in 38 reviews
"west bank"
in 15 reviews
"dinky town"
in 4 reviews
"pretty campus"
in 4 reviews
"green space"
in 4 reviews
"light rail"
in 11 reviews
"mississippi river"
in 13 reviews
"saint paul"
in 3 reviews
"twin cities"
in 11 reviews
"school"
in 39 reviews
"gopher"
in 24 reviews
"campuses"
in 10 reviews
"commons"
in 6 reviews
"architecture"
in 17 reviews
"quad"
in 4 reviews
"hockey"
in 8 reviews
"minnesota"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The metro goes through the campus so we stopped off for a look and glad we did. Beautiful campus and great vibe

Thank Delford M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Really nice campus smack in the middle of a city. Must tough walking around there in the winter. Frat row residences are pretty impressive. Worth checking out.

Thank coachee1313
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I visited with my son who is graduating high school this spring. The campus is beautiful. Spread out but everything within walking distance. Location to downtown Minneapolis is about 20 minutes. Students were very friendly as was the admissions staff. Our visit sealed the deal....More

Thank Mia R
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

University of Minnesota is a great place to go and see the diversity! It has some historical buildings and have many many options to eat and to have a fun day!

Thank Siane Camila L
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

I have a daughter attending law school at the U of Minn. It is a very nice place to go to school or to walk about.

Thank David M
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The university has two campus, one on each side of the Mississippi River. It has both old and new buildings. It has its own theater, concert hall, newspaper and other amenities. There are also sport facilities and swimming pools.

Thank Roberto R
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We have a exchange student that we had for 3 years, now he came back to the u of m. We go visit and it is such a neat feeling it's a city in a city. Seeing all these kids some out on their own...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Here for hockey game between UM & U Wisconsin. Great game although UM lost. Wonderful time with granddaughters.

Thank Sailuver
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Spent time on this campus when the Vikings used the stadium as their temporary home while the new stadium was being built. Now we just drive through from time to time. The campus has somewhat of an urban feel compared to some. There are restaurants...More

Thank IowaLakeGirl78
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I stayed in spring, having really nice weather most of the time. The university campus is great, directly on the Mississippi river with lots of places of interest. For visiting and looking at the architecture of the buildings, spring and summer may be a good...More

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Response from YatriForever | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a AirBnB accommodation in Dinky Town for about 20 days. That was the lowest priced stay I have ever had in all these 4 years of my visits to UoM. The Commons is the best ,of course if price is not an issue... More
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