2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 52,672 students have applied and 34,237 students have allowed to admit to University of California-Riverside (Acceptance rate: 65.00%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 15.00 % where 5,136 students have finally enrolled out of 34,237 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College and University of South Florida, its acceptance rate is slightly lower than average (relatively difficult to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 72.20%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 27.80%).
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to University of California-Riverside

Online Applicationadmission.universityofcalifornia.edu/apply-now.html
Financial Aidfinancialaid.ucr.edu/
Net Price Calculatorvcsaweb.ucr.edu/FinAidManualCalculator/
Veterans Tuitionstudentlife.ucr.edu/veterans
Disability Servicesdrc.ucr.edu/

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Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to University of California-Riverside. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
Admission Requirements for Applying to University of California-Riverside
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended