School Overview

University of Rhode Island is a Public, 4 years college located in Kingston, Rhode Island. URI ranked 104th in National Universities and 2nd in Rhode Island Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 17,649 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. URI's acceptance rate is 76.46% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Rhode Island is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
Contact Information
AddressGreen Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI 2881
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Rhode Island is 76.46% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.40%. The application fees are $65 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate76.46 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.40 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

URI's 2022 tuition & fees is $15,332 for Rhode Island residents and $33,354 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $16,322 for Rhode Island residents and $29,774 for out-of-students.
Rhode Island ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$15,332$33,354
Graduate Tuition & Fees$16,322$29,774
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 17,649 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 3,855 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. URI has 14,904 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,745 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students17,649
Undergraduate Students14,904
Graduate Students2,745
Online Enrollment3,855

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs194 Programs
Number of online programs7 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

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Distance Learning (online classes)
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