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Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UF

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By Gender
MalesB-
FemalesC+
By Major
AccountingA-
Aerospace EngineeringF
Animal StudiesD-
AnthropologyF
ArchitectureB-
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentB+
Art & Design DepartmentB+
Automotive EngineeringA+
BiologyC
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringB
ChemistryC+
Civil EngineeringC
CommunicationsB+
Computer EngineeringC+
Computer ScienceC
CriminalB
Cultures/CivilizationA-
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcB-
EconomicsB
EducationB-
Electrical EngineeringA-
Engineering DepartmentA-
EnglishC-
FinanceB
Geography and GeosciencesA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C+
Industrial Operations EngineeringA+
Interior DesignF
JournalismB
KinesiologyB
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B-
MathC+
Mechanical EngineeringA-
NursingB
OtherC-
PharmacyB+
PhilosophyB-
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceC
PhysicsB+
Political ScienceB-
PreLaw and LegalA-
PreMed and MedicalC
PreVet and VeterinaryA
PsychologyB
Public HealthB
Religion/ReligiousB+
SociologyA
TelecommunicationsA
UndecidedC+
ZoologyB

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

University of Florida
 B-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B+

Florida State University
 B-
Harvard University
 B+
University of Central Florida
 A-
University of Miami
 A-
Florida International University
 B+
University of Southern California
 B+
Frostburg State University
 C-
F
A+

Surrounding City

... If you don't drink, you're pretty screwed when it comes to the weekends, because Gainesville isn't the most conducive city for those of us who a...Read full comment
... The surrounding city, Gainesville, FL, is quite possibly the most soul-crushingly boring town Florida has to offer ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city, Gainesville, Florida, is quite possibly the most soul-crushingly boring town in the country ...Read full comment
... Imagine being plunked down in a giant back water city of 50,000 people with little cultural appeal, a never ending twilight zone of pure agony and...Read full comment
... Parking here is aalso a huge hassle and the surrounding city is redneck and boring for people under 21 ...Read full comment
... There are a lot of great reasons to choose UF: the sports teams are great, the city is fun, the weather is beautiful, the people are smart, co...Read full comment
... UF was a great experience, but it was VERY different than the lifestyle I was used to in both good ways (it is great to live in a city where it se...Read full comment
... an amazing school in an amazing city, not too small not too large, nice weather for the most part, lots of parties, and football is amazing here ....Read full comment
... And it's close to every city in Florda ...Read full comment
... Its true that Gainesville may not be the most cultural city around but it isn't completely bare ...Read full comment
... there are farms and lots of them, but the entire city of Gainesville is Gator crazy and really makes you feel like part of something bigger than ...Read full comment
... However, the town is small and can get boring for those used to living in a big city ...Read full comment
... The city offered more entertainment and cultural options, and the student body seemed a little more "together ...Read full comment
... City lacks culture, students are generally racially segregated into homogeneous groups ...Read full comment
... The actual city of Gainesville is ...Read full comment
... It is a city of its own with many different groups of people ...Read full comment
... The city of Gainesville isn't safe nor horrible, just kinda typical city crime ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city of Gainesville is a little slice of hell ...Read full comment
... The city of Gainesville is a horrible place to live in ...Read full comment

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