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University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA 52242
+1 319-335-3500
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A great university with soon-to-be beauty

The University of Iowa is currently bombarded with more construction than any other campus I have... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
Jered A
Great University

The university campus is very beautiful. We had a great experience doing a college visit and we had... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
Clevlander
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This Big 10 school's 1,900 acres are centered in downtown Iowa City.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great school” (9 reviews)
“downtown area” (10 reviews)
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Iowa City, IA 52242
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+1 319-335-3500
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"beautiful campus"
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"great school"
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"downtown area"
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"college visit"
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"small town"
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"both sides"
in 4 reviews
"prospective student"
in 2 reviews
"nice facilities"
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"out of state"
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"health sciences"
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"campus tour"
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"two weeks"
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"within walking distance"
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"great staff"
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"nice place to visit"
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

The University of Iowa is currently bombarded with more construction than any other campus I have seen. They are just now finishing up the repairs on university arts and music buildings that were taken down after the 2008 floods. They look like they will be...More

Thank Jered A
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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The university campus is very beautiful. We had a great experience doing a college visit and we had an opportunity to walk around the entire campus. Because the university was flooded a few years back, a lot of the buildings have been reconstructed and particularly...More

Thank Clevlander
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My oldest son snd I visited the University of Iowa during one of the school's fall visitor events and thoroughly enjoyed the campus and the staff and students we met Iowa University is located in a great Midwestern locale with nearby restaurants and shops that...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I just moved to Iowa City for a job at University Hospital 2 weeks ago and have really been impressed with the campus and physical facilities st the university and the diversity of univ and community offerings, there also seems to be very active intellectual...More

Thank Bob H
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Visited the University for the 2nd time this weekend, as my son is considering attending next fall. The campus is beautiful and worth a stroll even if you have no connection to the university. Be sure to check out the downtown area as well. There...More

Thank BaseballFan5
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Gorgeous campus and I was there right as the fall semester was starting up. They have an amazing medical school complex and pedestrian friendly areas for students and visitors to enjoy.

Thank Shelley K
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

While expansive, most of the campus can be readily seen if you are willing to walk a bit. The Iowa River running through campus is a nice, settling feature. Iowa's football stadium (named after Iowa's Heisman Trophy winner Niles Kinnick - 1939) is on campus...More

Thank Bill S
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

The campus is huge along both sides of a river and makes for a lovely walk. There are frequent events to attend.

Thank Barbara S
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Despite the terrible construction going on all over town, this is a great campus. Delicious food in all forms; great bookstore, Prairie LIghts; fun and funky shops; gorgeous new arts center, Hancher Auditorium. We love the place!

Thank msc196
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Was a great two days orientation. Well planned & laid out program & wealth of information. Really impressed with the college!

Thank CGS5
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Response from DannyWasserman | Reviewed this property |
Its been a little while, so I would have to check my notes, we were there for less than a few hours, sorry !!
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