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116 St. and 85 Ave., Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2N8, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 October 2013

The University is located in a huge piece of land in the South side part of the city. One of the nicest University of Canada. I disliked that is located to close of 82 Avenue South, which is one of the worst areas in Edmonton,...More

3  Thank Chileancanadian
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Reviewed 15 May 2014

Well run tournament and good facilities. Very loud with 20+ courts of games and whistles. We played at Saville Centre and there was a sandwich vendor and DQ. Close to LRT transit, only 500 m walk.

1  Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice place for walking. The grounds are beautiful all year around. The campus is beautiful. They have pools, you can use as well..

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Having graduated many years ago from U of A, it is always so nostalgic to visit. The campus is beautiful in summer and fall. Alumni can have coffee in almost any faculty building or outside, reminisce and watch the young students. A great place to...More

1  Thank bmocana
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.

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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

Thank fun2travel68
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
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!

Thank Skidoobunny
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
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

1  Thank Alexis K
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

1  Thank edward1010999
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