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University of Southampton

Avenue Campus Highfield Road, Southampton SO17 1BF, England
+44 23 8059 5000
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University Open Day was organised really well, a lot of effort had gone into this event

I visited here for the University Open Day with my daughter. They had gone to so much effort with... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
Jayne B
,
Great Yarmouth
Coffee before show.

Busy,buzzing restaurant.Menu looked ok for another visit but we had already eaten.Coffee machine... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Carolyn B
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New Forest, United Kingdom
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“city centre” (4 reviews)
“sports centre” (2 reviews)
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Avenue Campus Highfield Road, Southampton SO17 1BF, England
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

I visited here for the University Open Day with my daughter. They had gone to so much effort with this, they had laid on buses as the campus is so big, lots of students around to talk too and show you around. The lectures and...More

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University of S, Digital Marketing Coordinator at University of Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Jayne, Thank you very much for your kind comments about our recent Open Day. We hope you and your daughter found everything you were looking for, and look forward to possibly welcoming you back in the future! I will be sure pass your feedback...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Busy,buzzing restaurant.Menu looked ok for another visit but we had already eaten.Coffee machine was playing up but our drinks were changed no problem.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

My son enjoyed his day looking at the Computer Science & EEE department and then Physics department. Impressive labs in the Computer buildings and lovely campus.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We stayed in the University's SouthHill Residence but wish we hadn't. The sink has separate faucets for hot & cold and there is no ledge above the sink to hold one's toiletries. The toilet would not completely flush, always leaving something floating in the bowl....More

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

It's a wonderful campus, from the original red brick Hartley library to the numerous new innovative centres, there is much to see and do. In between lectures there are a variety of low cost, high standard eateries/coffee bars & on (I think ) currently a...More

Thank Kate W
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is lovely open campus, backing onto a huge Common. It has an excellent sports centre (Olympic sized pool), fine theatre, and a music department that runs events both at lunch and in the evening. The Art Gallery has recently moved to the City Centre...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

I've studied here for almost 6 years, love the university. Always clean campus, exciting things happening and lots of things to do. Especially sport wise

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Nuffield Theatre put on very good productions. Excellent friendly place. Very helpful staff when we wanted to change seats.

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I spent 8 years of my life study at this uni and i saw everything you can see. When i started 8 years ago, the uni was very friendly, offered many scholarships, fees were three time less and lecturers were good. It was downhill from...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Visited yesterday for a open day. Very impressive set up from all staff and pupils, a really great effort. From the city centre car park we were directed to transfered by bus to the the Uni. It was faultless with pupils on hand to advise...More

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