University of Rhode Island

Acceptance Rate 76.46 %
SAT Average 1,190
2023 Tuition & Fees $34,362
Student Population 17,511
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $12,192

Academic Overview

University of Rhode Island Campus, Kingston, RI
University of Rhode Island is a public, four-years institute located in Kingston, Rhode Island. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $15,879 for Rhode Island residents and $34,362 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $16,858 for Rhode Island residents and $30,652 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 17,511 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76.46% and the graduation rate is 70% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Rhode Island varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $58,400. 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, URI's tuition & fees is $15,879 for Rhode Island residents and $34,362 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $16,858 for in-state students and $30,652 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Rhode Island ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at URI. The acceptance rate of URI is 76.46% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17.40%. The average graduation rate is 70% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $12,192 and 81% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 17,511 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Rhode Island is 76.46 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Rhode Island is 70 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Rhode Island is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Rhode Island is 17,511
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Rhode Island is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $12,192 at University of Rhode Island.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressGreen Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI 2881
Online Applicationhttps://web.uri.edu/admission
Financial Aidhttps://web.uri.edu/enrollment/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://web.uri.edu/ir/netprice-2/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://web.uri.edu/enrollment/veterans/
Disability Servicehttps://web.uri.edu/disability/

Offered Degrees

URI offers 194 major programs through online and on-site education where 7 programs are available through distance learning. 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
Doctorate (Research)280
Doctorate (Practical)20
Doctorate (Other)10
Less Than 1 Year Certificate41
Post-Bachelor's Certificate203
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Rhode Island offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,523)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,500)

Veterans Benefits

University of Rhode Island 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