School Overview

University of California-Riverside is a Public, 4 years college located in Riverside, California. UC Riverside ranked 113rd in National Universities and 27th in California Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 26,434 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. UC Riverside's acceptance rate is 65.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of California-Riverside is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
Address900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92521
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of California-Riverside is 65.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.00%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $80 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate65.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$80

Tuition & Fees

UC Riverside's 2022 tuition & fees is $13,754 for California residents and $43,508 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,467 for California residents and $28,569 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,754$43,508
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,467$28,569
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 26,434 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 23,497 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UC Riverside has 22,693 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,741 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students26,434
Undergraduate Students22,693
Graduate Students3,741
Online Enrollment23,497

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs174 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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