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Nice campus

Very clean and beautiful location, lots of trees and paths to take. The campus has a nice pound in... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
XOF-7
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Calgary, Canada
Nice feel and excellent venue for Global Forum

Off for lunches, snuck away to experience the food and points of interest on campus... I think the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Jo M
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Prince Albert, Canada
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Please note: I'm not rating the UofC on academics or place of study. I'm just rating it as a point of interest for the visual appeal. For tourists or just visiting, I think the UofC campus is not a pretty place to visit. I've visitied...More

Thank Alvin C
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Very clean and beautiful location, lots of trees and paths to take. The campus has a nice pound in which one can sit and enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank XOF-7
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Off for lunches, snuck away to experience the food and points of interest on campus... I think the month was June... Campus was quieter than during the regular year, but still busy. I loved the older buildings, high ceilings, lovely park. People mostly kept to...More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I like to wander the grounds in the summer and look at the pubic art. there is one of the olympic arches on the grounds as well as other sculputres and artwork inside some of the buildings. I also like the bookstore. I found some...More

1  Thank starkman2017
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Average Campus, great Dinos culture, should put more money into their terrible Health Science Programs

Thank crazyhorse2007
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The U of C offers a wide variety of career, sporting and entertainment options. Whether you want to work out, skate, grab a quick bite, study, go for a walk or bike ride, rent sports equipment at very reasonable prices, the U of C offers...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is definitely one of the most attractive and well designed university campuses in Canada. It's easily accessible, the buildings have fairly short passages between them and they're rather close to most of the parking lots. Contrast this to U of Lethbridge where students are...More

1  Thank metaungulate
Reviewed 3 January 2018

UR love for education ends here or say starts here . I like the councellers here . FOR LONG times learners or life long learners its great . they are good talkers but try out who u are comfortable with , some are really tricky...More

Thank Gaucalgary
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The most impressive thing that i noticed on this beautiful and large campus is that it is quiet. No major streets running through it, no traffic - just pedestrians. Kudos to teh designers. The campus has everythign that is expected for a large, metropolitan post-secondary...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I attended the Social Work program there some time back and it was the usual. The campus isn't all that lovely because there's no view of the Rockies nor any other sort of panorama. Decent enough place to study, but little else going for it....More

Thank danerobb
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