2021 Student Population

A total of 26,434 students have enrolled at University of California-Riverside - 22,693 undergraduate and 3,741 graduate.
By gender, 12,493 male and 13,941 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 25,466 full-time students and 968 part-time students.
The number of students at University of California-Riverside is large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Stony Brook University and Michigan State University, its population is average (average population is 27,323).
University of California-Riverside offers online degree/certificate programs and 23,497 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 12,493 male and 13,941 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.90 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more men students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total22,69322,056637
Men10,49310,129364
Women12,20011,927273
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total3,7413,410331
Men2,0001,813187
Women1,7411,597144

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 10,038 Hispanic students (37.97%) and 8,318 Asian students (31.47%) at University of California-Riverside(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of California-Riverside.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of California-Riverside
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native281315
Asian7,8594,0193,840
Black or African American803306497
Hispanic9,3923,6665,726
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander803743
White2,5361,3911,145
Two or More Races946440506
Race/Ethnicity Unknown249120129
Total 22,69310,49312,200
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of California-Riverside
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native251312
Asian459243216
Black or African American933558
Hispanic646291355
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander431
White1,001537464
Two or More Races1306664
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1447371
Total 3,7412,0001,741

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 22,303 students whose age under twenty five and 1,478 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of California-Riverside.
Especially, 709 students are younger than eighteen and 7 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of California-Riverside.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at University of California-Riverside
TotalMenWomen
Total22,693 10,49312,200
Under 18709 279430
18-198,976 3,9525,024
20-218,435 3,7994,636
22-243,049 1,6501,399
25-291,028 572456
30-34303 162141
35-3997 4750
40-4969 2148
50-6427 1116
Total 22,693 10,49312,200
Population by Student Age at University of California-Riverside
TotalMenWomen
Total3,741 2,0001,741
18-192 02
20-2178 3642
22-241,054 542512
25-291,625 895730
30-34573 314259
35-39203 11192
40-49143 7964
50-6456 1937
65 and over7 43
Total 3,741 2,0001,741

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At University of California-Riverside, 25,825 students (97.70% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 23,497 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 22,007 students live in California where University of California-Riverside is located in and 133 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total26,43422,6933,741
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes23,49722,1181,379
Enrolled Some in Online Classes2,3285701,758
Not Enrolled in Online Classes6095604
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)23,49722,1181,379
California Residents22,00721,449558
Other State in U.S.1331258
Outside of U.S.53551124
Unknown82233789

Online Enrollment Chart