Kingston, Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island | URI

Public school in Rhode Island with 14,700 total undergraduate students

Chancing

University of Rhode Island | URI is a less competitive than most schools school

Overall acceptance rate

76%

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
76%
Women
79%

Men
71%

Total number of applicants
25,105
Women: 61%
Men: 39%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
17%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$28,950
Out-of-state
$46,972

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$12,691

$30,001–48,000
$13,601

$48,001–75,000
$18,138

$75,001–110,000
$22,762

Over $110,000
$27,506

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Optional

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
Policies change during COVID-19; please confirm by looking at this school's website.

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 30%
ACT: 3%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
3,340
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
59%
Enrolled men:
41%
6-year graduation rate
69%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
83%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
2%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 3%
Black: 6%
Hispanic: 10%
Native American: < 1%
Other: 9%
White: 71%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
16:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Colonial Athletic Association

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Atlantic 10 Conference