Not too easy. Not too difficult.
U of T is a graduate school. Undergrad profs are bad and not worth your time really. They are there to do research and they are good at that but some of them lack some serious teaching abilities.
Since it is located downtown, there is a variety of access to shopping and convenience, however, since there a lot of people results in few parking lots. Safety is really not a reason unless the student is out at a very late time.
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It really depends on the college in the university. The newer the college, the better the amenities since it has more of a modern look. Hoever, colleges like Trinity is a lot more older, gives a classical and traditional look, but has poor residence atomsphere.