Gainesville, FL
University of Florida


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Darius
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I love this college. I am so glad that I am getting to go to. I get to balance my schedule out so that I can learn, socialize...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love this college. I am so glad that I am getting to go to. I get to balance my schedule out so that I can learn, socialize, and work. I have so much time that, I don't have to miss out on my friends, my girl nor my family. Its a pleasant college, nice atmosphere and great energy being placed around the college gives off good vibes I would say.

Emily
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UF is a great school to attend. There is a lot to do, many clubs to get involved in , and the academics are amazing. They o...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UF is a great school to attend. There is a lot to do, many clubs to get involved in , and the academics are amazing. They offer on and off campus housing, and parking has never been an issue for me. People use scooters or bicycles, and there are busses that run everywhere.

Cheyenne
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The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, FL. My first impression was "Wow, this place is huge!" As I toured areas...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, FL. My first impression was "Wow, this place is huge!" As I toured areas off campus, I thought "Ok, there's not much to do off campus that's relatively close." I've attended this school since July 2018, and my impressions still stand. It's relatively easy to get involved, as there's a desk one can go to if they need assistance in finding information about clubs or teams. The teachers are like teachers at any other university, some much better than others. As for class size, although some classes are large (100+ students), all the professors all hold office hours, and I often find the T.A.s more helpful than the professors themselves. There are research opportunities, most of them go to upperclassmen; however, I do know a few freshmen involved in research...with that said, anyone can get involved in research if they just keep searching. Gainesville is a scooter town. Most kids who have cars rarely use them, simply because the buses are so efficient during the weekdays. If I had to choose, scooters are the better option, and not just because they're gas efficient. Parking for them is annoying though, due to the hundreds of scooters located on campus. The dorms are overpriced in my opinion, but they are also cheaper than living off campus, so I'll take what I can get. All dorms have bus stops right outside, so you never have an excuse as for why you were late for class, unless you just missed the bus due to oversleeping. Outside of UF is the reason why I rate my school four out of five stars. There's not much for a person without a car to do off campus on the weekends besides go to clubs, parties, or the mall. There is a movie theater and a few restaurants which isn't too far by bus, you just have to remember that buses stop running at a certain time, so you can't let your movie run too long! I'm sure during the weekday, some may find more off-campus activities available, as the bus availability is more. Overall, if you want to study at a place that's high in nightlife, but also strong in academics and extracurricular involvement, then UF is the school for you! Go Gators!

Ashley
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I used to believe that there was no such thing as the perfect college; but this was before I attended the University of Flori...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I used to believe that there was no such thing as the perfect college; but this was before I attended the University of Florida. There is nothing like going to a nationally ranked school in both football and academics. Imagine tailgating on a Saturday in fall and spending Sunday at the Marston library cramming for an Organic Chemistry exam. It is difficult, but so worth it. When you walk across that stage after the four years is up, the only thing you'll be thinking is "How did it end so soon?" I am so proud to call myself a Florida Gator, as is everyone else that attends this magnificent school!

Ashlee
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UF is a great school, I was astounded when I first got to campus and fell in love as I was sure I was going to dread it becau...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UF is a great school, I was astounded when I first got to campus and fell in love as I was sure I was going to dread it because it wasn't my number 1 choice. People on campus are generally nice and there's always something going on to get involved in. As with any college experience, that is what's vital: getting involved. I would recommend the University of Florida to all who can attend.

Sydney
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It is a fun school with really great academic - it is the best of both worlds! Game day are super fun especially when the Gat...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a fun school with really great academic - it is the best of both worlds! Game day are super fun especially when the Gators win, but tailgates never disappoint. School is very important to the students and faculty at the University of Florida! Academics are taken seriously and the students work really hard!

Jimena
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The University of Florida is honestly a great school. You get a wonderful education while living such an intense school pride...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The University of Florida is honestly a great school. You get a wonderful education while living such an intense school pride. Everyone walks around enjoying their day and striking up a conversation with a complete stranger over some trivial thing is a lot of fun. We just reached the 8th spot of best public schools of the nation, so receiving a top notch education would be a definite if you go here. After all, it's great to be a Florida Gator!

Matthew
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It is a large campus; however, it is well organized for maximum convenience. I miss having smaller class sizes. The course cu...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a large campus; however, it is well organized for maximum convenience. I miss having smaller class sizes. The course curriculum is challenging, but fortunately, the Professors and TAs are readily available to meet with students to receive additional help if needed.

Camryn
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I honestly love the University of Florida. This has been my dream school since I was little. I love how nice and open the peo...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I honestly love the University of Florida. This has been my dream school since I was little. I love how nice and open the people are there. I am a freshman and the advisors and upperclassmen have always been willing to help me. The teachers are willing to make extra office hours if you're unable to make the usual ones. There are plenty of places to eat and shop near campus you do not need a car to get around. I love how close we are to everything.

Jessica
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University of Florida has an amazing atomosphere for the students and makes me feel at home. It provides us with great academ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

University of Florida has an amazing atomosphere for the students and makes me feel at home. It provides us with great academic and extracurricular opportunities. We complete projects for the world around us and come together to fight for what we believe in. I would not have chosen a better school to have attended.

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