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University of Alberta

116 St. and 85 Ave., Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2N8, Canada
+1 780-492-3111
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116 St. and 85 Ave., Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2N8, Canada
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+1 780-492-3111
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"beautiful campus"
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"great school"
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"paleontology museum"
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"rutherford house"
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"water features"
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"lrt"
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"alberta"
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"architecture"
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"engineering"
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"libraries"
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"quad"
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"chemistry"
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Enjoyed the water features, flowers and architecture. Public able to use their pools, ice rinks and other facilities. South Campus has great Tennis/Curling facility as well. Easy to get to with LRT or drive.

Thank 540lyneb
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Our daughter is attending graduate school in the fall so we decided to visit the campus during the nice summer months. Beautiful campus with a large grassy quad that has amazing statues honoring their Native history. We went to see the Minerals Museum and Paleontology...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Bordered by our lauded river pathways and parks, the UofA is Canada's 2nd largest university. Website ualberta.ca is key to sporting and cultural events on campus. Parking is scarce, so take the LRT/transit, or walk across the High Level Bridge, or from Old Strathcona (about...More

Thank csstraveller
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

My son is currently doing his masters at the University of Alberta. I started paying attention to the school as a result. This is a Mecca for Physics and Engineering plus so much more. They have had satellites launched by Nasa and have too many...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Brought my kids back to campus to show them where I went to school. It is a beautiful walk in the fall. Lots of places to explore and geocache. We went to the store in hub and found lots of cool items. Check it out!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I go to the gym for my exercise and work on the machines that keeping me in Shape and volunteering at the same place

Thank Michelle A
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I have attended many shows on campus at the Myer Horowitz theatre and found it to be great. The campus itself has lots of trees and greenery. I didn't go here as a student, so occasionally I get lost. But I often go here to...More

Thank Alexis K
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Went and graduated from this university many years age, back once awhile to attend show and performances at the s. u. b. building . I like the libraries here , the education library , and others. Huge lecture hall for Chemistry and Biology classes. This...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great place to people watch and have some quiet time walking around. 82nd ave., is also right there and is a great place to have a drink or a meal. Parking is hard to find, so we parked in behind whyte ave and it was...More

1  Thank 836eldent
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My future son in law is attending the university so we have done a few tours but due to the enormous nature of this campus you need lots of time to enjoy and appreciate. Campus is accessible by ETS which is great for students living...More

Thank 107chuckie
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