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The University of Rochester

Breakdown of “Scholastic Success” at URoch

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By Gender
MalesB+
FemalesA-
By Major
AnthropologyA
Art & Design DepartmentA
BiologyB+
Chemical EngineeringB+
ChemistryA
Computer ScienceB
EconomicsA-
Electrical EngineeringB+
Engineering DepartmentB
EnglishA-
FinanceA+
GeneticsA-
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.C
LinguisticsA
MathA-
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceB
OtherB
PhilosophyA
PhysicsA-
Political ScienceA-
PreMed and MedicalB+
PreVet and VeterinaryB
PsychologyA-
Public HealthB
Religion/ReligiousA-
UndecidedA-

Against similar schools

Scholastic Success compared with similar schools in class.

University of Rochester
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Cornell University
 B+
Harvard University
 B+
Brown University
 A-
New York University
 B+
Yale University
 A-
Syracuse University
 B+
Princeton University
 B+
F
A+

Scholastic Success

... However, for premed students, I have heard a different reputation regarding grades ...Read full comment
... Realize that you shouldn't kill yourself over grades, though of course it's important to do the best you can ...Read full comment
... As for my advice to succeeding here, you have to be willing to put school first and give up on having a social life, but if you want to be happy ...Read full comment
... However, for premed students, I have heard a different reputation regarding grades ...Read full comment
... There is a great emphasis on hard-work and academic success ...Read full comment
... People aren't cutthroat when it comes to grades, which is awesome, but it sucks because when nobody did the work (because of how much there is),...Read full comment
... In the computer science department, I am sad to say I haven't learned much practical application that I can get a job with when i graduate, and t...Read full comment
... With my test scores and grades I probably would have had a good shot at one of the Ivies but I picked UR for a reason ...Read full comment
... As much as I work to get involved in campus life (I am currently co-president of a group on campus) and attain good grades, I ultimately remain u...Read full comment
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