School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of University of Rhode Island and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
AddressGreen Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI 2881
Admission Information
Financial Aid
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Veterans Tuition
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of University of Rhode Island is 76.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%. The application fees are $65 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate76.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

URI's 2023 tuition & fees is $15,880 for Rhode Island residents and $34,362 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 3.02% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($33,354).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $16,858 for Rhode Island residents and $30,652 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 2.95% compared to the last year's rate.
Rhode Island ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$15,880$34,362
Graduate Tuition & Fees$16,858$30,652
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 17,473 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,023 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. URI has 14,768 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,705 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students17,473
Undergraduate Students14,768
Graduate Students2,705
Online Enrollment1,023

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

URI offers 194 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 7 out of the 194 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by URI
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs194 Programs
Number of online programs7 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsCertificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year
1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification