We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Willamette University

900 State St, Salem, OR 97301
+1 503-370-6300
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Eat at the cafeteria

This is not college food! Top notch all the way. Plus it's a lovely location along a stream. Walk... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2016
lew w
,
Reno, Nevada
Stunning campus, nice to walk around

A beautiful campus and lovely to walk around. Don't miss the Giant Sequoia's!! They have a huge... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2015
Ollie201550
,
Salem, Oregon
Read all 49 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
The oldest Liberal Arts college west of the Rockies.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
900 State St, Salem, OR 97301
CONTACT
Website
+1 503-370-6300
Write a Review
Reviews (49)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 11 January 2016

This is not college food! Top notch all the way. Plus it's a lovely location along a stream. Walk the campus after your meal.

1  Thank lew w
Reviewed 12 December 2015

A beautiful campus and lovely to walk around. Don't miss the Giant Sequoia's!! They have a huge library and arts theatre, gallery as well. Spend an afternoon.

Thank Ollie201550
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Great selection/choices of food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Soups, salad bar, cook to order items, deli sandwiches, specials, any type of fountain drink, water, bottled drinks etc...

Thank Shirley A
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We helped our daughter to move our grandson into his new dorm and then listened to the football coach inform us what to expect now that he will be playing for the University. All in all, a very pleasant experience and it is a beautiful...More

Thank JimT353
Reviewed 10 August 2015

great campus. everyting is walking distance. admin office gave us fact sheet to truely understand the history of the univeristy. Stream running thru middle of campus is relaxing.

Thank BoiseID999
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Enjoyed our tour of the campus and hearing about the school. Definitely a contender and a great town and area.

Thank Diane w
Reviewed 24 June 2015

I am biased, as I graduated from Willamette many years ago and have become involved in alumni activities. That's bias, but it also indicates a pretty solid knowledge of the institution and its people. The campus is sort of a classic, right across the street...More

1  Thank 44Boppa
Reviewed 14 April 2015

There is nothing to dislike .... Salem is actually quite similar to Hawaii where the people are friendly.... just the cold was a bit getting used to.

Thank Rosemary H
Reviewed 15 March 2015

We attended the National Poetry Out Loud Recitation Contest in Willamette University's Mark O. Hatfield Library. High school students from all over Oregon were competing for the state championship, reciting the poetry of many great poets. The winner won a scholarship and will compete in...More

Thank Luv2TvlwU
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Lovely little university in the middle of Salem, the river running through the middle of it is so serene and captivating. An excellent university (my aunt earned her Law Degree there), worth a quick stop if you are traveling along I-5, walk around and explore,...More

1  Thank Megan L
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Bibimbap House
111 reviews
.60 km away
Ram Restaurant & Brewery
103 reviews
.43 km away
Sassy Onion
103 reviews
.30 km away
Table FIVE .08
60 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby Attractions
Oregon State Capitol
281 reviews
.22 km away
Salem Public Library
94 reviews
.89 km away
Bush's Pasture Park
105 reviews
.91 km away
Elsinore Theatre
65 reviews
.59 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Willamette University staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit