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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: They seems friendly. I really like the feel that i get from being on campus

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The University of Florida is a great school! I am very happy with my choice for my undergraduate studies and I cannot wait to see what the next four years will hold. Not only do I feel at home when I step foot on campus, but I have also met many students from all over the world. The teachers have great reviews and are very well educated, and the clubs and organizations are phenomenal.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My first year of college has been a life changing experience. I learned a lot living by myself without my parents supervision. My University is filled with wonderful people, all from various types of cultures.

4 College Junior

Overall Experience: I love it here, though looking into a 2 year program first is never a bad idea.

4 College Senior

Overall Experience: The University of Florida is a top engineering school in the southeast and provides many different disciplines of engineering, including aerospace which is my major. It offers extremely challenging coursework that requires tireless hours of study to master, but can be done. I would not choose another school due to the prestige of the university's engineering program.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: So many resources and helpful people. Atmosphere is amazing.

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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The campus and the buildings on the campus are absolutely beautiful. The history of the school is very interesting and the school pride that each student and faculty member has is remarkable. This is one of the finest public colleges in the nation and i could not be more grateful to be here. I love every minute of just walking around campus and taking in the views and meeting new people.

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Attending The University of Florida has been the best experience of my life so far. Every day i can do something new and the staff are so helpful and student life is great.

3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I had been attending a community college until the Fall 2015 semester. So I'm eager to see what a state University is like compared to the community college.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: This is my dream school!

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: It's great being a Florida gator, but sometimes it would be nicer to have a smaller student body for a more concentrated, education.

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3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Everyone has been very friendly and helpful. There have been no major problems, but nothing great has really happened.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There is a lot of school spirit and tons of opportunities for involvement in different activities.

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I attend the University of Florida and I absolutely love it. The school spirit is amazing and everyone on campus is accepting of anyone else's beliefs. Professors are easy to schedule after-class time and are willing to help every student. Diversity on campus is wide-spread.

6 people found this useful Report
4 College Junior

Overall Experience: UF is full of beauty, rigor, and spirit. Go gators.

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5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: The Univeristy of Florida has an awesome campus! Everyday there is somethint new. The people are very nice and approachable. The environment as a whole is just great. I love it, and don't regret my choice one bit!

6 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I can't compare, but the Preview (orientation) experience was great!

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My school has a relaxed environment, lots of school spirit, and beautiful campus. This makes it easy to be yourself, make friends, and feel like you are a part of something great. There are so many clubs and great educational opportunities, you are always busy and always learning.

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5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: University of Florida has an ambiance like no other. Everyone is friendly and very social, the school has very rigorous courses that really pull me forward in my studies. Love the school.

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5 Recent Alumnus

Overall Experience: Being a part of the Gator Nation is amazing!

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4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I've only attended Preview, but I really liked what I saw. The campus is big and sprawling - which makes rainy days a hassle - but there is still a distinct sense of community among the students and administration. The Spanish moss is beautiful, clearly designating the University of Florida as a school with plenty of Southern hospitality. When picking my classes, the staff were incredibly helpful. So far, I'm happy with my overall experience.

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5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My school creates an unparalleled feeling of community on campus. There is an overwhelming pride whenever one steps into a football game crowd or even in the library. The University of Florida works hard to make every student feel welcome and it truly shows. I would gladly choose to go here every time.

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: its great!!!!!! socially, academically great, and plenty of athletic activities to do

5 College Junior

Overall Experience: I love the University of Florida. From an academic standpoint, it's coursework is highly engaging and challenging, and truly validates the reputation that UF has for excellence. Furthermore, I love the social and athletic aspect of UF, as I love sports and the Gators are some of the best in every single college sport.

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5 College Senior

Overall Experience: The University of Florida is such a unique school that I could not imagine myself attending college anywhere else. The atmosphere on campus is very unified, even though the school is so large. Fellow Gators are always willing to help each other out, and I love the fact that we all have a common thread because we are Gators.

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Some schools have certain advantages over others. Small schools give a feeling of community; large schools have lots of resources; private schools are ripe for close academic relationships with faculty; and state schools offer a good value. Well, UF is not your typical state school, and Gainesville is certainly not your stereotypical small town. Because this place is so big, it has all of the libraries, dorms, athletics, courses, clubs, and services you could want at a good price. But if you put forth just a little effort, you’ll find that the University also has more compassionate, down-to-earth professors, locals, and students that any small, private school could ever dream of having.

The best thing about going to a school like UF is that whatever you want to accomplish in life, it is probably obtainable through going to this school. You will never have to worry about not fitting in with anyone because the campus is a huge melting pot. Students are never bored on campus because there is literally always something to do with friends both on or off campus. And who wouldn't want to go to a school where the immense amount of school pride is literally unexplainable? It sure is great to be a Florida Gator.

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