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University of California at Santa Cruz

1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1099
+1 831-459-0111
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Beautiful Hillside Campus with Views of Monterey Bay

Relatively new campus with modern building scattered among a beautiful forest. A lovely botanical... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Buffalo, NY
Amazing School

I attend UCSC and the campus is beautiful. It's like we are in a forest and there are deer, turkey... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Paraskevi B
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1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1099
+1 831-459-0111
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Relatively new campus with modern building scattered among a beautiful forest. A lovely botanical garden features the local flora. Can't vouch for any of the services (e.g. for food or beverage), but driving around and catching views of the Bay and the many agriculture areas...More

Thank drdave822
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I attend UCSC and the campus is beautiful. It's like we are in a forest and there are deer, turkey, and redwoods as high as you can imagine.

Thank Paraskevi B
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Just an amazing landscape; everything from rolling fields to redwoods to the research centre by the ocean; and fresh air and great architecture. The forest setting must be pretty unique and a variety of architectural styles for each college, all of whom feel appropriate to...More

Thank CassandraHolly
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Fantastic redwoods and meadow vistas alternate. Don't miss the walkways that lead through 'cathedral groves' or the dramatic bridges. Both McHenry Library and the Science Library offer dramatic vistas. Renowned Southwestern architect Antoine Predock built the Music Center, which boasts the best 400-seat hall on...More

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I took a quick drive up the campus road before leaving town and was blown away by how beautiful this campus is. You wind your way up a small road up a long hill surrounded by old barns, rolling green hills with cows, and at...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

UCSC is a bastion of Left wing indoctrination. There is also a pall of anti- Israel and anti-Semitic activity on campus. The faculty and administration are far too politicized to deliver a valuable and well rounded education and students are discouraged from open minded investigation...More

2  Thank markX2226KH
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Walked and drove around UC Santa Cruz's campus during the winter break. The views of the Pacific Ocean from the aquatics center are breath taking.

Thank vacayfamily2016
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My boyfriend and I both graduated from UCSC and we have not visited the campus for almost 10 years. Coming back to visit our alma mater was like we never left. The views are breathtaking. Walking and exploring the campus with our dog was fun....More

1  Thank RLM B
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is my second time to take my son to visit the campus. We saw deer this time!Of course the academic rigor blends effortlessly with the artistic endeavors of the student body to creat an inviting campus for all.

Thank Mswtucker
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I graduated from this fine University in 1998. Best professors, classes, hikes, views and experiences.

Thank Dannie H
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