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The University of Arizona

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UA

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringB-
Animal StudiesA
Art & Design DepartmentC+
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Civil EngineeringD-
Computer ScienceB-
Engineering DepartmentB-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC
Geography and GeosciencesB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Industrial Operations EngineeringB
Music - Composition/TheoryD
Music EducationC
Perfomance ArtsB
Political ScienceB
PreMed and MedicalC+

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Surrounding City

... If your an artsy city kid, then this yucky desert is certainly not the place for you ...Read full comment
... There is nothing to do in the city itself and it just makes for an overall depressing time ...Read full comment
... Tucson is a dump of a city if that ...Read full comment
... Tucson: A miserable hellishly hot city ...Read full comment
... Cons: -The city of Tucscon sucks ...Read full comment
... Make no bones about it, Tucson is a city with a lesser element like all big cities, with some serious property crime issues, but if you know how...Read full comment
... The party life is amazing, because yes Tucson unfortunately is not much of a city, instead a college town ...Read full comment
... The city itself is flat, but go 15-20 miles in any direction and you'll find yourself hiking up one of the highest mountains you've ever seen ...Read full comment
... It bugs me that people complain about a school when they were just too lazy to do the research about the school/city before they came here ...Read full comment
... lots of opportunities around the city ...Read full comment
... Tucson is not an "upscale" city by any stretch of the imagination but you do get used to it and as long as you live somewhere around campus, you ...Read full comment
... There's a lot of diversity on campus and I saw many people of different ethnicity and ages coming in just to learn so it's very easy to feel welc...Read full comment
... I really enjoy the University separate from the city ...Read full comment
... Tucson is a dirty, small, unsafe, city ...Read full comment
... Tucson as a city is kind of boring, but if you enjoy outdoors activities, there is always somewhere to go ...Read full comment
... Enjoy this quirky little city ...Read full comment
... It has its nice places (4th Ave is pretty cool), but it wasn't my kind of city ...Read full comment
... I MUST WARN THOSE WHO ARE COMING FROM OUT OF STATE: Tucson is an UGLY city, it is run down, beat up, I feel very unsafe walking around off campus...Read full comment
... Get out of the city once in a while and explore the desert, especially if you're out-of-state ...Read full comment
... The city is huge and has a large variety of settings, but campus is in a bad part of town thats falling aprt like i mentioned above ...Read full comment

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