University of California-Riverside

Acceptance Rate 65.38 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $43,946
Student Population 26,847
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $18,445
Graduation Rate 76 %

Academic Overview

University of California-Riverside Campus, Riverside, CA
University of California-Riverside is a public, four-years institute located in Riverside, California. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $13,873 for California residents and $43,946 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $13,749 for California residents and $28,851 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 26,847 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 65.38% and the graduation rate is 76% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of California-Riverside varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $55,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, UC Riverside's tuition & fees is $13,873 for California residents and $43,946 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $13,749 for in-state students and $28,851 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at UC Riverside. The acceptance rate of UC Riverside is 65.38% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.11%. The average graduation rate is 76% and the transfer-out rate is 16%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,445 and 78% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 26,847 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of California-Riverside is 65.38 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of California-Riverside is 76 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of California-Riverside is 16 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of California-Riverside is 88 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of California-Riverside is 26,847
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of California-Riverside is 24 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
24 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,445 at University of California-Riverside.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92521
Online Applicationadmission.universityofcalifornia.edu/apply-now.html
Financial Aidfinancialaid.ucr.edu/
Net Price Calculatorvcsaweb.ucr.edu/FinAidManualCalculator/
Veterans Tuitionstudentlife.ucr.edu/veterans
Disability Servicesdrc.ucr.edu/

Offered Degrees

UC Riverside offers 180 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree800
Master's Degree560
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship430
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

University of California-Riverside offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:8,597)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

University of California-Riverside has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges