UC Riverside Student Panel

Recorded Tuesday, September 22 at 01:00 AM

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School information

University of California, Riverside | UC Riverside

Riverside, CA
Description

Ask current UC Riverside students questions about academics, campus life, dorm living, and more. Livestream viewers will get to vote on questions and ask their own!

Meet the panelists: Nisha, Hitansi, Sindhuja, and Sneha

Nisha is a sophomore majoring in mathematics and is in the College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences. Nisha is in various clubs on campus, including the Indian Student Association and Tomorrow’s Teachers in Science and Mathematics. Outside of college, she enjoys baking, hiking, and spending time with her friends.

Hitansi is a sophomore pursuing a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and is still deciding on what to choose as her concentration. Hitansi is currently doing an internship with a company based in India. Outside of school, she loves listening to music, traveling, hanging out with her friends, and going to the beach.

Sindhuja is a sophomore from the San Francisco Bay Area and is in the College of Natural & Agricultural Sciences. She is pursuing a BS in Neuroscience and is currently on the pre-med track. Sindhuja has a profound interest in finance/investing and is the founder of a nonprofit called Lights for Education. Outside of school, she enjoys painting and spending time with her friends.

Sneha is a sophomore in the College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences. She is a neuroscience major and is on the pre med route. She is currently shadowing at a clinic and outside of school she enjoys spending time with her friends.

School information

University of California, Riverside | UC Riverside

Riverside, CA
Your host

Undergrad College: Boston University '20

Major: Medical Science

Graduate College: Boston University School of Medicine

Work Experience: I've been working at CollegeVine for 3 years mentoring students through BS/MD and undergraduate admissions. I am currently a medical student and have done research at Boston Medical Center, Dana-Farber, and the Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Yesh and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
23:02@anonymous:What is the SAT/ACT testing policy this year for UC Riverside?
39:11@Abigail:What is the culture on campus like? Is it more competitive or collaborative? Are most workloads stressful/overwhelming?
41:39@anonymous:How is the medical side of UCR? Pros and Cons?
41:45@anonymous:What is it like pursuing premed at UC Riverside?
44:02@anonymous:For Hitansi How is the Business program at UCR?
45:01@Kasope:is it easy to change majors?
46:32@mimi:Which medical schools and hospitals do UCR students apply to typically? How much is the average off campus apartment rent?

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