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Yale University

New Haven, CT 6520
+1 203-432-4771
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Yale v Cambridge (UK)

I think we were at a distinct "disadvantage" as our own home city of Cambridge (in the UK) is... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2016
wilderspin
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cambridgeshire, uk
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Yale University is beautiful and worth a visit! The campus is filled with historic buildings... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
kidcamper
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New York City, New York
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One of the country's oldest and most prestigious universities.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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New Haven, CT 6520
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

I think we were at a distinct "disadvantage" as our own home city of Cambridge (in the UK) is historic and beautiful, so by comparison I'm afraid Yale just can't compete!

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Yale University is beautiful and worth a visit! The campus is filled with historic buildings, plants, and scenery. Students offer tours around the campus, and the tours are really informational. The tours give you an opportunity to go inside a student dormitory, or residential college,...More

Thank kidcamper
Reviewed 25 April 2016

It was cold in March but still we could walk around and feel the campus and its history. It was not very crowded, not so many students around as it was holiday I think.

Thank gulluk
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Walking around campus of this Historic Ivy League University is interesting and fascinating. The architectural styles on the buildings are amazing. Well-maintained and clean campus.

Thank Rita S
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

I can't say much of the school itself but that it is a beautiful historical site. If you around, take a tour. It is really nice.

Thank Iberkis
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Small and in the middle of new haven which can be sketchy but beautiful. Great to walk around and just be able to take it all in.

Thank PW11803
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Growing up in the south and west coast, I have always wanted to see the campuses of both Yale and Princeton. Yale is very beautiful with lovely buildings and architecture. we went for spring break and had my 2 boys - ages 9 and 11...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Hard to believe but I came here with my son to look at the school for him to apply to. We did an info session and a tour. Any school that has a library for a cathedral is ok in our book! Gothic architecture and...More

Thank wombat1223
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

I think your tour experience depends on your tour guide. Mine was gorgeous but lacking in excitement. Very knowledgeable though and you could clearly hear the school pride in his experiences at Yale. Amazing architecture!

Thank Kelli P
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Yale University seem to be top notch from what we gathered during our visit. The tour by student was thorough and informative. I had misgivings about safety in New Haven, as I lived there one summer many years ago, but the campus community seems to...More

Thank Laura H
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