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University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720
+1 510-642-6000
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California's most prestigious public university is the home of liberalism and revolution.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful campus” (125 reviews)
“clock tower” (19 reviews)
“free speech” (21 reviews)
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Berkeley, CA 94720
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+1 510-642-6000
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"beautiful campus"
in 125 reviews
"clock tower"
in 19 reviews
"free speech"
in 21 reviews
"campus tour"
in 15 reviews
"alma mater"
in 10 reviews
"great architecture"
in 7 reviews
"faculty club"
in 8 reviews
"great school"
in 11 reviews
"nobel laureates"
in 7 reviews
"international house"
in 7 reviews
"world class"
in 20 reviews
"strawberry creek"
in 12 reviews
"football game"
in 13 reviews
"memorial stadium"
in 12 reviews
"homeless people"
in 9 reviews
"telegraph avenue"
in 19 reviews
"art museum"
in 9 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s a short walk from the BART station. And we were there on the weekend so we get to see the flea market right outside the uni which was a plus. They have beautiful buildings, and once you’re inside, make sure to walk all the...More

Thank Malika A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My adult son and I were in the area going to professional baseball games. When we visit new towns, we enjoy going to local college to tour the campus. My son was a swimmer at a Division 1 college and he has been to many...More

Thank Amos C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3.6.18_ we visited Sather clock tower popularly known as campanile , most enduring landmark, at Berkeley University, Sather tower has a height of about 328 Feet,was completed in 1915, was gifted by Jane K Sather. After taking entry ticket of 2 $ each,We went at...More

Thank Amrita P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had good fortune to be here for son's graduation and enjoyed every minute of the event, the campus and the weather.

Thank 4onpark
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visit the campus several times a year because, because as one of it's alumni, I serve on boards. The campus has many museums, libraries, and cafes that would be fun for visitors to the East Bay to visit. Additionally, because of the typically mild...More

Thank 758garryp
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

A very impressive campus that must be a delight to live in. Full of character and well thought out landscape.

Thank Roving_Bill
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Because it's 150 years old this urban campus has few parking spaces, but lots of green shrubs and trees as well as art work scattered amidst the campus. Because it's backed up to a hill you can get a good workout by walking through this...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

As always, I'm a history buff, so this is quite an interesting walk. I live near here and several of my daughter's friends have gone to school here. Although I would not travel JUST to see UC, if you're in the area seeing the other...More

Thank LeslieKchill
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

This academic institution has a long-standing reputation for leftwing politics and free-spirited liberal attitudes among the student body. In fact, it was at the very centre of the 60s flower power, counter-culture bohemian movement. It is now a key stop on the cultural travel scene...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

I was on a business trip and had time to spare. Decided to walk the campus. What history. The library was amazing. I also went up the clock monument to see the gorgeous views. Great place to just walk around.

Thank Jodi B
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ballykhanna
January 5, 2017|
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Response from Rabi_Sharma | Reviewed this property |
take BART. it takes 9.75 to downtown Berkeley. then get free shuttle of university.
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October 18, 2015|
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Response from theprincessandqueen | Reviewed this property |
You can take the Richmond line to Downtown Berkeley and from there the campus is a bus ride/10-15 minute walk north. Ryan L is correct that in order to be accepted into Haas you must apply separately upon being accepted to... More
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