University of Rhode Island

Mission Statement


Quick Facts

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Major City
Top Ranked
  • Location: Kingston, RI
  • Student Body: 18,089
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Public
  • Campus Type: Suburban
  • Web Site: web.uri.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 70.06%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 70.06%
  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2019
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $65
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • In State Tuition: $12,002
  • Out of State/International Tuition: $28,252
  • In State Grad Tuition: $12,706
  • Out of State Grad Tuition: $25,216
  • Room and Board: $12,452
  • Books and Supplies: $1,200
  • Other Fees: $1,790
  • Net Price In-Disctrict/State: $18,739
  • Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,171
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,395 / 1,776
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 530 - 620
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 610
  • Median ACT Range: 22 - 22
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 18
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 15%
  • Business: 12%
  • Engineering: 9%
  • Communication: 9%
  • Social Sciences: 8%

Academic Programs

University of Rhode Island offers 111 Total Programs in Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Certificate ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 15 Certificate Programs
Architecture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance
Education
Engineering
Ethnic
Health Professions
Natural Resources
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Social Sciences
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 74 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 53 Master's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 31 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological
Business
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 66%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 65%
  • 1st Year Retention: 85%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $50,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 18,089
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 71%
  • Hispanic Students: 9%
  • Unknown: 6%
  • Black Students: 5%
  • Asian Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 3%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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