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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • filip from lake zurich, il
  • Jun-19-2016 I am a current student here

    the city of chicago is your backyard. you could go to millennium park for a concert, the united center is only a blue line stop away and then some walking, so going to a bulls or blackhawks game is super easy. any tourist attraction in chicago is yours and since the school provides a pass for free public transportation while school is in session it doesn't cost anything but time to get there. on taylor street there are several bars such as vintage lounge or ten doors that students frequently go to on thursday nights. there are also a couple of pizza places open really late into the night that go for about $2 for enormous slices. big g's and taylor made are my favorites.

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  • Cristian from Melrose Park, IL
  • Nov-17-2015 I am a current student here

    The greatest perk about attending UIC is that it's right next to Chicago! A short train ride to the city where you can go shopping, eat food, go sightseeing and be able to come back to campus for your next class.

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  • Abigail from Chicago, IL
  • Jun-20-2015 I am a current student here

    UIC is located between Greektown and Little Italy so there is a lot of good food options, of varrying price, within walking distance. Also your a 20 minute train ride from the Magnificent Mile, which even if you can't afford to shop there is extremely exciting to walk around and experience the vibrance of the city. The school also offers coed leagues for a wide variety of sports for those who want to just have fun playing games.

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  • Yousef from Chicago, IL
  • Jun-08-2015 I am a current student here

    It's the city! You have a lot of stuff to do. If you need help finding friends, then join any society and you'll instantly gain 20+ friends.

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  • Deonte' from CrestHill, IL
  • Jun-18-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    If you do not plan on attending a school function, or simply wish to get out more you are in a city that will foster that wish. This school plans numerous outings, concerts and other social gatherings. In addition the city of Chicago offers many social gatherings and opportunities. One can take the bus or drive to the downtown area, though I wouldn't suggest driving; where there is literally an indescribable amount of things to do. You can also venture further South, West, East or wherever you please because Chicago is a city made to be explored.

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  • Hyung Joo Yun from Chicago, IL
  • May-01-2014 I am a current student here

    West Campus, at least, have programs all the time to help the residents socialize. Those helped me meet and make friends VERY fast.

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