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University of Minnesota

Between Mississippi and University aves. and 10th Ave. and Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN
+1 800-752-1000
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Beautiful campus on the river. Stroll from one side of the river to the other and still be on campus.

I have a daughter attending law school at the U of Minn. It is a very nice place to go to school or... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
David M
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Ellis, KS, United States
One of the top 10 universities in the nation

The university has two campus, one on each side of the Mississippi River. It has both old and new... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Roberto R
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A comprehensive university offering undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 70 majors and fields.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“west bank” (15 reviews)
“dinky town” (4 reviews)
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Between Mississippi and University aves. and 10th Ave. and Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN
University / Dinkytown
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+1 800-752-1000
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"beautiful campus"
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"west bank"
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"dinky town"
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"pretty campus"
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"football stadium"
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"green space"
in 4 reviews
"light rail"
in 11 reviews
"mississippi river"
in 13 reviews
"saint paul"
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"twin cities"
in 10 reviews
"art museum"
in 3 reviews
"school"
in 39 reviews
"gopher"
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"campuses"
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"commons"
in 6 reviews
"academic"
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"quad"
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

I have a daughter attending law school at the U of Minn. It is a very nice place to go to school or to walk about.

Thank David M
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The university has two campus, one on each side of the Mississippi River. It has both old and new buildings. It has its own theater, concert hall, newspaper and other amenities. There are also sport facilities and swimming pools.

Thank Roberto R
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

We have a exchange student that we had for 3 years, now he came back to the u of m. We go visit and it is such a neat feeling it's a city in a city. Seeing all these kids some out on their own...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Here for hockey game between UM & U Wisconsin. Great game although UM lost. Wonderful time with granddaughters.

Thank Sailuver
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Spent time on this campus when the Vikings used the stadium as their temporary home while the new stadium was being built. Now we just drive through from time to time. The campus has somewhat of an urban feel compared to some. There are restaurants...More

Thank IowaLakeGirl78
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I stayed in spring, having really nice weather most of the time. The university campus is great, directly on the Mississippi river with lots of places of interest. For visiting and looking at the architecture of the buildings, spring and summer may be a good...More

Thank PublicProfile
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I wish I went here for school so that I would know the campus a bit more. Every year I compete in the Most Amazing Race put on by salvation army and knowing the layout of this campus would be a lot more helpful. However,...More

Thank Cami B
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very lovely hotel on campus -- an interesting alternative place to stay. Campus is very pretty. Good restaurants. Some nice shops. Great place to walk.

Thank Philip K
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We had a tour going around the university and I was impressed. There were many old buldings. The model lesson was fun. There were competitions. I love it and would like to become a student of this university

Thank Tuệ Minh N
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

My son is a post grad here. he gave me a "tour" of his classes . The school grounds are beautiful, love the art work and all the flwers . (esp. the cows on the Saint Paul campus)

Thank Rae R
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Response from YatriForever | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a AirBnB accommodation in Dinky Town for about 20 days. That was the lowest priced stay I have ever had in all these 4 years of my visits to UoM. The Commons is the best ,of course if price is not an issue... More
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