University of California, Riverside

University of California, Riverside Ranking

country rank: 76
world rank: 101

University Overview

The University of California in Riverside Ranking was established in 1954 and is a non-profit public state higher-education college headquartered in the medium city of Riverside, California (population range of 250,000-499,999). Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz are all sites where this institution has a branch campus. University of California in Riverside Ranking (UC Riverside) is a massive (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational US higher education organization that is officially approved by the WASC Senior College and University Commission. In a variety of fields of research, the University of California, Riverside (UC Riverside) provides courses and programmes leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 66-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative resources at UC Riverside.

University of California, Riverside Ranking

University Identity

Name University of California, Riverside
Acronym UC Riverside
Founded 1954 Origins date back to 1907
Motto Fiat Lux Let there be light
Colours Sky blue and gold

University Location

Address 900 University Avenue Riverside 92521-4009 California United States
Tel +1 (951) 827 1012
Fax +1 (951) 827 4532
Other locations Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 1101 Hinderaker Hall Riverside 92521 (951) 827 4531

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of California-Riverside's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 5,019,368 physical volumes, 80,238 physical media, 61,953 digital/electronic medium and 2,088 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of California-Riverside's library has 3 branches.
Housing Yes University of California, Riverside provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 6,578 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

University of California System (UC System) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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