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The University of California - Riverside

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at UCR/UC-Riverside

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB+
By Major
AnthropologyA+
Art & Design DepartmentB-
BiologyB+
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringA+
ChemistryA-
Computer ScienceC
EconomicsB+
EnglishB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
MathB+
Mechanical EngineeringB+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceB-
PhilosophyF
PhysicsB
Political ScienceB
PreMed and MedicalD
PsychologyA+
SociologyA-
UndecidedB+
Video/MediaB+

Against similar schools

Campus Aesthetics compared with similar schools in class.

University of California - Riverside
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 A-

University of California - Irvine
 A
University of California - Berkeley
 B+
University of California - Los Angeles
 A-
University of California - Santa Barbara
 A-
University of Southern California
 A-
University of California - Davis
 B
Stanford University
 A
F
A+

Campus Aesthetics

... 4) Campus - I realize this is personal preference, but I've visited quite a few universities and honestly, I think UCR is one of the UGLIEST ...Read full comment
... Social life on campus is cool ...Read full comment
... It was also fun to take advantage of free events on campus such as a concert or rally ...Read full comment
... This university/campus/and surrounding were awesome ...Read full comment
... Many others come from modest backgrounds and are quite friendly ...Read full comment
... This wound up being its best feature because when after 2 1/2 quarters I withdrew and went home with my tail between my legs amid a growing crim...Read full comment
... Since the campus is 45 miles away from home, UCR qualifies for me as a residential campus and there's been some times that I stayed over here in ...Read full comment
... the people aren't fun, the campus is ugly, riverside is a really crappy city ...Read full comment
... All the rumors you here about shootings off campus of riverside they're true ...Read full comment
... As for not a lot of people being around, the campus was originally a research campus for the sciences, and then around the 1950s it became and in...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, lots of trees, grass, etc ...Read full comment
... Most of the faculty is wonderful and respectful of students although the customer service around campus needs a major “makeover,” the secret...Read full comment
... Moving on, the campus itself is beautiful ...Read full comment
... Most students commute to campus and there's a definite lack of school pride and unity ...Read full comment
... The University provides great faculty with impressive backgrounds ...Read full comment
... And speaking of backgrounds, there's a fair share of immigrant professors from foreign countries (especially India and East Asia) here ...Read full comment
... This also is the same for prestigious programs in which UCR is a part of along with other UC campuses like EAP, UCDC, UC Sacramento ...Read full comment
... I find it funny that as the campus is getting more selective the reviews are getting better ...Read full comment
... UCR does not give much scholarships for graduate student, but you may find part time jobs on Campus on a limited basis because there are lots of ...Read full comment
... Being a minority on campus sucks, but I have met many like me and our numbers grow larger each year so in a few years we may be more than just a ...Read full comment
... -Small campus ...Read full comment
... The campus is always changing, building new buildings, remodeling, adding more entertainment ...Read full comment
... buildings that are much more aesthetically pleasing to the eye ...Read full comment
... I've had both good and bad experiences at UCR, but I think that overall, I'd have been better off attending a different campus ...Read full comment
... UCR has an absolutely beautiful campus with nice dorms and surrounding apartments ...Read full comment
... The campus is constantly building new facilities ...Read full comment
... Every week there is a new campus bulletin of some kind of violence or fight ...Read full comment
... Do yourself a huge favor and accept another campus, this place is trash ...Read full comment
... other than the construction going on the campus is beautiful ...Read full comment
... You can even do an intercampus visit (for a quarter) to that other UC that turned your sorry hide down ...Read full comment
... Beautiful campus ...Read full comment
... But by the time you hit the halfway point of your education (which is about three years for most morons at this campus), you start to look back ...Read full comment
... I enjoy the Men's NCAA Division I Basketball games and there always seems to be things going on in the campus ...Read full comment
... People complain about the lack of campus life but they shouldn't be talking since all they do is stay in their dorms all day ...Read full comment
... Since the campus is 45 miles away from home, UCR qualifies for me as a residential campus and there's been some times that I stayed over here in ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city is not as pretty as the campus ...Read full comment
... A couple of rapes on campus this year ...Read full comment
... Their backgrounds vary from Princeton to CalTech ...Read full comment
... It is the most culturally and racially diverse campus in US (maybe the world) ...Read full comment
... Over the last couple of years there have been multiple concerts and performances by E-40, Ludacris, Lupe Fiasco, comedian Aries Spears (of MadTv)...Read full comment
... it is a science and business centric school and the art department has a miniscule presence on campus ...Read full comment
... Friendly people, nice weather, beautiful and quiet campus ...Read full comment
... The campus has been completely remodeled and is easily accesible in any manner ...Read full comment
... Considered a school of last resort, especially by overachieving Asians, most of are in a downer mood the minute they step on campus ...Read full comment
... This is supposed to be one of the most "diverse" campuses in the country, but when it comes I also hate Riverside in general ...Read full comment
... I think UCR like many other campuses provide an abundance of opportunities to get involved; there is a club for just about everything ...Read full comment
... Over 200 campus organizations ...Read full comment
... UC intercampus transfer IS doable, but you're up against many odds, mainly the one being that CC's have TAG (transfer admission guarantee) with t...Read full comment
... You can make your mark on campus like the Student Council, Greek Life, Clubs, Theater ...Read full comment
... It is one of the overflow campuses for the system so many that attend, find it a last resort ...Read full comment
... These support groups provide locations on campus for students to hang out and bond with people like them as a safe house ...Read full comment
... If I had it to do over, I would live in the residence halls my first year to get more involved in campus life ...Read full comment
... GIRLS RAPED ON CAMPUS AT NIGHT ...Read full comment
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