Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Thus, as I have a choice to pursue fun activities, I don't feel pressured to have fun 24/7 at the expense of my grades and my future. And trust me- there are actually a lot of extroverted people here, despite the common stereotype.
If you want a good education at one of the best research instUCSD is a fast pace learning environment. Be prepared to dive head first into all the readings and homework that professors are ready to give you.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
but will leave the grading to the TAs and if you're lucky enough, curve the overall final grade. With only ten weeks each quarter, the first few weeks will go by pretty fast and next thing you know BAM MIDTERMS! and then some more midterms.