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The University of California - Santa Cruz

Psychology Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 10/6
Student Surveys
(in Psychology)
Males: 3, Females: 13
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.6

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.8 High
Actual difficulty:3.5 Medium
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

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

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities


I transfered to UCSC from a JC, and had the option of going to other UC's. I am really glad that I chose UCSC. So far my first year (as a junior), I h...
I was born and raised in southern ca. (so-cal) and was dumb enough at 18 yrs old to think everywhere in CA in the same. Beware socal-ers! There are st...
I loved my education at UCSC. My BA in psychology was a comprehensive preparation for both life and further education. However, the student life was...
This school pretends to be environmentally conscious, but the bottom line is they're run by the state and only care about how much money they can sque...
I really enjoyed my education at UCSC. My BA in psychology was a comprehensive preparation for both life and further study. However, the student lif...
I've really enjoyed my time at UCSC, and the psychology program is excellent. Lot's of opportunities for undergrads, and they definitely push students...
UCSC is the most beautiful, amazing, tranquil campus. Life here is extremely relaxed and laid back - honestly I'm never stressed. Sometimes this can b...
I have been overwhelmed by the role that politics plays in this University. It is a part of every class I've had. One Spanish teacher would lead us ...
I absolutely LOVED UCSC. Loved so many things about it. The campus itself was gorgeous-green, ocean view and deer everywhere. The professors rocked! T...
I loved UCSC! It was a beautiful campus, most are friendly, the town is pretty fun but mostly for college kids. The faculty were awesome, professors w...
UCSC is a tough place to get used to. People either love it or they dont. The people that dont love it, get used to it or leave. A lot of people from ...
UCSC is solid UC. I consider it miles above UCR, UCM, and UCI in terms of social life and on par with UCI and UCSB in academics. Like most colleges yo...
I transfered to UCSC from a JC, and had the option of going to other UC's. I am really glad that I chose UCSC. So far my first year (as a junior), I h...
Wow. I spent countless hours on this website as a high school student, trying to find a college perfect for me. I ultimately chose UC Santa Cruz, have...
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