Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Clayton, where WashU's undergraduate campus is located, is gorgeous. I've never felt unsafe here. Forest park has a ton of attractions, not to mention a great running space, and it's right across the street from WashU. The Delmar Loop is also nearby and provides quite a bit of shopping.
Most kids on campus are at least a part of some kind of intramural or club sport, if not a varsity player. However, sport attendance is low and
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definitely doesn't dominate the campus vibe. Most people seem to be interested in maintaining fitness, but not cultivating the "rah-rah!" spirit many state schools do.