Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose

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Visit Universidad de Costa Rica and go on your own educational experience as you tour the university grounds. Find many artworks around the campus, including murals and paintings on walls, a sculpture of a crocodile playing the piano, and two sculptures depicting an interaction between a man and women. The university also houses floral gardens and a museum of insects. Complete your visit to the educational instituation and indulge on some food or drink at one of the nearby restaurants and cafes. Plan your Universidad de Costa Rica visit and explore what else you can see and do in San Jose using our San Jose online sightseeing planner .
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  • The bus from San Jose to San Pedro (or San Pedro Unversity) costs about 60 cents, takes 30 minutes to arrive, and one is within the groves (or forests) of Academe. We went on a Sunday and missed the h...  more »
  • In a country where there is military spending, you can allocate many resources to education. And the UCR is a haze. I'm a professor and I have visited universities in several countries. I was impressed and jealous for Brazilian universities, where the Government bet on cutting budgets.
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  • Happy to reach a public University that has very good facilities distributed in 3 campuses. I had the opportunity to visit the city of research (campus 2) where facilities and equipment allow to develop academic activities in an ideal context
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  • Excellent place
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  • Very professional people and great quality, a great work of the UCR programs
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  • Cultural radio stations, the University of Costa Rica
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  • Radio group of the University of Costa Rica: Universidad radio, radio U and 870 am
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