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University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA 52242
+1 319-335-3500
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Beautiful campus, easy to navigate and great location right next to a fun downtown area. There is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
stltraveler67
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Beautiful Campus

The new Arts Building is fantastic. Beautiful galleries, wonderful light, truly an exceptional... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Chris W
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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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"college visit"
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"small town"
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"both sides"
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"prospective student"
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"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 2 weeks ago

Beautiful campus, easy to navigate and great location right next to a fun downtown area. There is a nice mix of old and new campus buildings. We spent most of our time on east campus but all are easily walkable, if you are in reasonably...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

The new Arts Building is fantastic. Beautiful galleries, wonderful light, truly an exceptional design. I could spend hours walking through the studios and viewing the work.

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Have lived in IC for decades and though I haven't worked at the university in 30 years, I am on campus for music or sports events, lunch with friends or just a walk through the lovely campus. It is a great place to

Thank GailCheryl
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

My wife, our dog and I stayed @ the AmericInn Lodge & Suites north or Iowa City near Anamosa. The motel was great, clean, great staff and reasonably priced. We spent a wonderful weekend with our granddaughter ; shopping and touring the campus. Very beautiful...More

Thank 984randallf
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

We were passing through the area and took a drive by tour of the campus in Iowa City. I love the old architecture of the buildings and if we had children and lived in the Midwest, I would probably send them to this school.

Thank DannyWasserman
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

No matter what the nature of your visit, you will always appreciate your experience. Whether it’s for healthcare, academics, the arts or athletics, you will enjoy yourself & the culture of the place.

Thank jmw0313
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We recently toured the university of Iowa and were impressed with just about everything we saw. It’s a lovely campus with everything a prospective student would want. Not sure about all the housing options, but the dorm we saw was updated, bright and spacious. The...More

Thank Jan R
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Very big and beautiful campus. It is divided into the undergraduate and medical campus via a river. Surrounded by amazing restaurants and quiet spots.

Thank Manasvi K
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

this is a great Midwestern university and it has lots of green space and a river runs through it, the Iowa.

Thank James W
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

One of the best campuses in the country. Great location adjacent to downtown Iowa City and along the river.

Thank Dave V
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bleason
10 March 2018|
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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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