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The University of Tampa

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UTampa

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB
By Major
AccountingA
Art & Design DepartmentD
Athletics/TrainingC+
BiologyB-
Business - Management and AdministrationB
ChemistryC-
CommunicationsB-
Computer ScienceA+
CriminalC+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcD+
EconomicsD+
EducationA-
EnglishA-
FinanceA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
MathB
Music EducationB
NursingB-
OtherB
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceC
Political ScienceB+
PreLaw and LegalA
PreMed and MedicalB+
PsychologyB+
Public HealthB
SociologyA-
UndecidedB-

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

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

University of North Texas
 B-
Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 A
Texas A & M University - College Station
 B-
University of Texas - Austin
 A
Texas Tech University
 B-
Florida State University
 B-
F
A+

Surrounding City

... The city itself is a bedraggled DUMP ...Read full comment
... The only misconception about our school is that it is located in a lively, fun city ...Read full comment
... It's true that Tampa is not New York City or Seattle ...Read full comment
... Tampa is not a lively city, it is a finance area with no culture ...Read full comment
... It is a beautiful campus close to the beach and located in the city of Tampa ...Read full comment
... I think the only thing holding back UT is the city of Tampa ...Read full comment
... The city of tampa is crap with a bunch of bad housing and homeless people ...Read full comment
... The University of Tampa has an absolutely gorgeous campus, located on the Hillsborough River across from the City ...Read full comment
... Then the third time I was parked in a city parking spot and the school made an announcement at 10 o'clock in the morning that the students were i...Read full comment
... THERE IS NO CITY LIFE ...Read full comment
... Tampa is a very dirty city, and if you walk a few blocks and venture downtown there are homeless people everywhere (who are ruthless about ask...Read full comment
... It is a beautiful waterfront city with tons of activities ...Read full comment
... The frats and sororities don't have houses on campus, instead they're scattered through the dirty city of Tampa, and the houses are a good distan...Read full comment
... I'm from Boston so I'm used to "city crime", but the ghettos are right behind the school, literally ...Read full comment
... Tampa is too small, there are not enough ideas, people, and city life ...Read full comment
... Tampa in itself is trashy but I love how the city is actually proud of it I find it funny and intersting ...Read full comment
... In short, Tampa shouldn't be called a city because everything closes at about 6 pm, and anything walking on the streets after that time is a targ...Read full comment
... Tampa may also have the worst public transportation of any city i know ...Read full comment
... The city of Tampa is an absolute ghost town ...Read full comment
... There are several clubs in Ybor City and Channelside, but Ybor is not really situated in the best part of town ...Read full comment
... Ybor city is also very close-which is Tampa's entertainment district (thurs, fri, sat nights are best) ...Read full comment
... The city itself really has not much to offer ...Read full comment
... What I did like well enough was the city ...Read full comment
... Tampa by no means is the best city to attend college, but the campus is both beautiful and safe ...Read full comment
... I can't stand the people, I'm not a city girl, I miss my friends from home, and i often find myself counting down the days until I get to leave t...Read full comment
... People walking alone at 3am in any major city needs to have their head examined ...Read full comment
... I'm from Chicago so Tampa definitely doesn't seem like a great big city to me but its still urban and you won't get bored ...Read full comment
... Ybor city is minutes from capus and the hot spot to go on weeknights ...Read full comment
... The school is paradise among an urban city ...Read full comment
... When my father called the school about all this, they said they only reason they did not get the police involved(Private university, so police do...Read full comment
... Overall, Tampa is a nice city to live in ...Read full comment
... Then the third time I was parked in a city parking spot and the school made an announcement at 10 o'clock in the morning that the students were i...Read full comment
... Tampa is far safer than Miami, Jacksonville, New York City, or Atlanta ...Read full comment
... there is ALWAYS something to do, Tampa is a really fun city, and people are generally very friendly ...Read full comment
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