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5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: At the two-day Preview session (an orientation of sorts in that we were given a tour of the university as well as met with several faculty members and student leaders to handpick our schedules for the 2015 fall semester), I felt thoroughly provided for in my educational and emotional needs. Everyone from the university was incredibly nice and thoughtful, and I look forward to getting to know my fellow peers as I move in the 22nd!

2 people found this useful Report
5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My overall experience so far has been great, there's always an amazing atmosphere and the students on campus are always encouraging you to get involved. There are many clubs fit to different interests and it's hard to feel left out. You get a real feeling that everyone around you cares and wants to help.

4 people found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I came to the University of Florida with the expectation of it being a large party school. I came for the school not the partying. However, my friends took me to some fraternities and I soon learned that the greek life isn't all about partying, there were some kids in the fraternity I am pledging that have perfect 4.0 GPAs. The lifestyle at UF isn't to party, it's to get good grades, but to not forget that you should be having some fun as well.

4 people found this useful Report
4 College Junior

Overall Experience: The school is actually great. Although I don't weigh up to the type of students here and the academics are more challenging than I expected, I don't regret coming here.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: The campus was great, the people seemed nice, and the staff was friendly.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I really enjoy the time I've spent at the University of Florida so far. It's been rewarding and memorable.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: My experience so far has been rewarding and exciting!!!!

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Although I have only attended Preview at UF, I am already in love with my school. I love the campus and the atmosphere of the school. I am so excited to attend the University of Florida!

5 people found this useful Report
3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My experience at school was okay. I had trouble with liking my chosen major, my roommate and I didn't get along even though we were friends coming into college, and the transition was hard. Overall, the school itself was fine. Classes were somewhat difficult but I was able to acquire help and make good grades. Most of my struggles during my first year were more so personal than based off the school itself.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

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

1 person found this useful Report
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.

1 person found this useful Report
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.

1 person found this useful Report
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.

3 people found this useful Report
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.

1 person found this useful Report
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.

7 people found this useful Report
4 College Junior

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

2 people found this useful Report
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
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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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