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The University of California - Davis

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityC Faculty AccessibilityC
Useful SchoolworkA Excess CompetitionB
Academic SuccessA- Creativity/ InnovationB+
Individual ValueC University Resource UseB
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyC FriendlinessB
Campus MaintenanceB Social LifeD
Surrounding CityD Extra CurricularsA
SafetyA+
Describes the student body as:
Friendly

Describes the faculty as:
Friendly, Helpful, Condescending

Male
Quite Bright
Lowest Rating
Social Life
D
Highest Rating
Safety
A+
He cares more about Social Life than the average student.
Date: Apr 30 2010
Major: Chemistry (This Major's Salary over time)
To be fair, I got into both Berkeley and UCLA. I wanted to go to UCLA, but I was terrifically irresponsible and my parents forced me to go to Davis (if you don't go to Davis, we won't pay.) Fine. I got over it (eventually.) Plus, I didn't want to pay, so screw it.

Having grown up in the Sacramento area, I wasn't happy about having to stay put. Freshman year sucked, I didn't like the dorms, and everybody studied too much. I thought college was a big party scene—not here. I adjusted my expectations and got to work. Study Study Study. Science Science Science.

It's been about 15 years since I left Davis, and I'm actually relieved how it worked out. I didn't have a particularly fun experience, but I really did develop some skills that put me above and ahead of others in my field. Of course, I wanted to party and have sex with a lot of strange women, instead I honed my skills.

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