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The University of California - Davis

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityA Faculty AccessibilityA
Useful SchoolworkA Excess CompetitionB+
Academic SuccessA Creativity/ InnovationB
Individual ValueB University Resource UseA+
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyA+ FriendlinessA
Campus MaintenanceB Social LifeB
Surrounding CityB- Extra CurricularsA
SafetyA+
Describes the student body as:
Friendly, Approachable

Describes the faculty as:
Friendly, Helpful

Female
Quite Bright
Lowest Rating
Surrounding City
B-
Highest Rating
University Resource Use
A+
She rated most things higher than other students did.
Date: Feb 24 2010
Major: Biology (This Major's Salary over time)
UC Davis has a lot of resources and academic programs if you are willing to seek them out (Learning Skills Center tutoring, Calculus Room tutoring, undergraduate research programs, math/science interdisciplinary training program, Cross Cultural Center, computer labs, etc). It's a big school, so you won't get much hand-holding. If you are not self-motivated, it would be easy to skip classes and the professors would not notice (your grade would suffer, though). If you seek out professors, they are very friendly and willing to help. In the sciences, at least, I have rarely had a bad lecturer. Unfortunately with rating websites like this one, it tends to be the disgruntled students that leave comments, so take everything with a grain of salt. Advice: If you have the math background, take Physics 9, not Physics 7. That is my one complaint here: the physics class for life science majors (the 7 series) is taught in a really weird way.
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