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The University of California - Riverside

Biology Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 8/8
Student Surveys
(in Biology)
Males: 10, Females: 6
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.9

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.4 Medium
Actual difficulty:4.3 High
Students found the coursework to be harder than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities


Just do what you enjoy doing - you'll just naturally do it well.
I LOVE UCR. Come check out UCR before you go to an another school
An earlier review stated that if your looking at this website, your interested in your future and have plans to succeed in life. That statement is 10...
acquiring knowledge at ucr is solely for practical job application purposes and not for higher learning and personal intellectual growth. averages on ...
UCR prepared me to score in the top 99% tile in the science portion on my admission test to dental school.
UCR is probably the best kept secret of the UC system, despite the negative stigma associated with it. The University provides great faculty with impr...
Although UCR is not thought of as one of the top schools in the nation, I came out of it feeling that it has served me well. What makes college exper...
This is a great school. Every school has its bumps, but everyone can find their place here.
this university is a lame crummy "the heavens opened up and a pile of poop was excreted in the inland empire and UCR formed" type place. The only way ...
UCR?UCLA program is bogus. I went throught the entire things, and they set up road bloocks and the administrative traps to weed out who they don't lik...
Getting help as an alumni (transcripts etc.) is impossible. First I found out that they recorded my first aid and CPR class as cheer leading. They t...
The biomed UCR/UCLA program is a complete scam!! Do not let this happen to you as it to me! This whole deal is about tricking bright student into goin...
"After dreaming of UCLA for years, has it really come down to this?" "What am I, a genius and the hit of the age doing at UCR?" That pretty muc...
It is a really great undergraduate school, if and only if, you plan on going to graduate school. Meaning, I wouldn't want my ONLY college experience t...
The University of California, Riverside is not what you might think it is. There is a misconception that this school is academically inferior to the r...
Do not go here. UCR is often called UC Rejects because most people don't come here out of choice. They are rejected by all other UCs and think at leas...
The good news is there isn't a lot of competition and a good student will reap the rewards. If you are willing to put yourself out there, you'll stand...
Beautiful campus! I am in the sciences and the program is great! Tons of ambitious, bright students. Many people chose UCR because it was close to ...
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