69%

Acceptance Rate

$10,838

Avg.Financial Aid

003414

FAFSA Code

About University of Rhode Island (URI)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

17,777

Website

web.uri.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

Green Hall 35 Campus Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4018741000
Fax: N/A
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed University of Rhode Island at the 444th position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

69%

SAT Range

1070 - 1240

ACT Range

21 - 27

Application Fee

$65

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $65, as part of the admission process at URI. The SAT score in the range of 1050-1240 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to University of Rhode Island, must score 25 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 23 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at Green Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881. They can also call them at (401) 874-1000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$19,731

Average Annual Cost

$12,248

Books And Supplies

$1,250

Other Fees

$1,890

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,528

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,435

Total One Year Cost

$30,351

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to URI. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $39,279 per year. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

83%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

13%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$6,449

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

233 Graduates

Psychology, General

217 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

196 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

172 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

154 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

136 Graduates

Biology, General

117 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

115 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

114 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

89 Graduates

Political Science and Government

87 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

84 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

83 Graduates

Economics

80 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

79 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

73 Graduates

Animal Sciences

70 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

67 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

65 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

64 Graduates

Marketing

62 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

60 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

56 Graduates

History

47 Graduates

Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomica...

44 Graduates

Civil Engineering

41 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

41 Graduates

Natural Resources Management and Po...

40 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

38 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

37 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

35 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

35 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

33 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

33 Graduates

Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences,...

32 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

30 Graduates

Mathematics

30 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis

30 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

29 Graduates

Ocean Engineering

27 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

27 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

26 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

24 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

24 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

22 Graduates

Computer Engineering

21 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

20 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

20 Graduates

Journalism

18 Graduates

Music

18 Graduates

Anthropology

18 Graduates

Landscape Architecture

15 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

15 Graduates

Philosophy

14 Graduates

Sociology

14 Graduates

International Business

13 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

12 Graduates

Physics

11 Graduates

Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and...

10 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

6 Graduates

Chemistry

6 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

5 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

4 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

4 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

14,778

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

23%

Full-time

84%

Part-time

16%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

71% White

5% Unknown

6% Black

10% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

58%

Out Of State

41%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$72,504 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

42%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,028/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,500/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,500/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Rams

School Colors

light blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Colonial Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes

221

Total Female Athletes

210

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

26

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,688 per year. The average meal plan at URI costs around $4,500 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 44% male and 56% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$52,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$18,844

$28,500

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$196 - 296

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

88%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,838

Students Receiving Federal Grants

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,480

Students Receiving State Aid

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$844

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

87%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,339

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$15,491

$30K - $48K

$13,328

$48K - $75K

$9,618

$75K - $110K

$5,360

> $110K

$2,919

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$8,235,202

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,391,539

The financial aid department of University of Rhode Island helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,755, whereas the financial aid is $9,578. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $797, while the institutional aid is $9,578. At URI, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $8,235,202 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $7,391,539.

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