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City of Redlands & Region
The University of Redlands is conveniently located in Redlands, Calif.—a city named for its rich, red soil and famous for its lush citrus groves and temperate climate.
Redlands is located halfway between Los Angeles and Palm Springs in the shadow of Southern California's highest peaks.
Redlands, though emerging as a regional leader, boasts small-town charm, a commitment to education at all levels, a community of service to others, environmental preservation and sustainability, historic preservation, and a passion for the arts.
Redlands is a short drive from the best that Southern California has to offer:
Beaches - 60 minutes
San Gorgonio Wilderness Area - 20 minutes
Big Bear Lake Ski Area - 60 minutes
Lake Arrowhead Resort - 45 minutes
Los Angeles - 60 minutes
Palm Springs - 45 minutes
Malibu - 90 minutes
San Diego - 2 hours
Las Vegas - 4 hours
Disneyland - 60 minutes
Knott's Berry Farm - 60 minutes
Sea World - 90 minutes
Universal Studios - 90 minutes
To enjoy all Redlands has to offer:
A.K. Smiley Public Library
Art for Heaven’s Sake
Feast of Lights
Fourth of July celebration
Historical Glass Museum
Inland Master Chorale
Lincoln Memorial Shrine
Redlands Art Gallery
Redlands Bicycle Classic
Redlands Theater Festival
Run through Redlands
San Bernardino County Museum
YMCA Home Tour
He is named after Clarence Howe Thurber, University president from 1933-37.
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