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University of Rhode Island

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Rating

Public

Type

20,628

Students

$29,710

Tuition

75%

Acceptance

#108

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Kingston, RI

Green Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI 02881

University of Rhode Island is a large public university located in Kingston, RI ranked 6thin Rhode Island. It has a total of 17,179 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 74.77% of applicants. University of Rhode Island offers 187 different majors and is best known for its german language and literature, fishing and fisheries sciences and management, and clinical nutrition services programs (nationally ranked 4th, 5th, and 6th respectively). With a tuition cost of $12,590 for students from Rhode Island and $29,710 for those from out-of-state, University of Rhode Island is reasonably costly. 65.28% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $52,900 per year, which is 27% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$31,686/Year
Above Average

University of Rhode Island

$31,686

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$47,966/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$37,701/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

75%Acceptance
Less Selective

University of Rhode Island

75%

National

69%
Sat

1050 - 1240

94% of students submit

Admissions Yield

19%

ACT

22 - 27

13% of students submit

Application Website

web.uri.edu/admission

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$65

Students

17,179Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

3,039

Part-Time

19
Male

44%

In-state

83%

Female

56%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

7%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
9% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse6% Psychology, General5% Speech Communication and Rhetoric81% Others

9% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

6% Psychology, General

5% Speech Communication and Rhetoric

81% Others

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

9%

376 Graduates

Psychology, General

6%

242 Graduates

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

5%

222 Graduates

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

3%

148 Graduates

Human Development and Family Studies, General

3%

140 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

3%

131 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

3%

128 Graduates

Health and Wellness, General

3%

120 Graduates

Academics

B
Professors
StudentsProfessors16:116:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

16

Number of Library Books

929,795

Academic Spend per Student

$9,005

Full-time Retention Rate

84%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$39,400/Year

University of Rhode Island

$39,400

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$39,400

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$52,900

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

65%