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University of California-Riverside Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$60
Undergrad Application Fee
$70
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
900 University Ave Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: (951) 827-1012
General Site: WWW.MY.UCR.EDU
Admissions: http://my.ucr.edu
Application: http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions/undergrad_adm/apply/apply_online.html

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Student at UC Riverside
  • Dec-19-2015 I am a current student here

    To prospective students, in order to succeed in college one cannot satisfy to meet the minimum requirement, but has to seek further assistance to grow beyond. College is nothing like high school where memorizing is key, but students will be challenged to think, analyze and truly understand. Furthermore, remember that even though we are all here for an education, it is healthy to have a well balanced schedule and relax with friends.

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  • Lessllie from Ontario, CA
  • Dec-13-2015 I am a current student here

    I want to say that staying focused on your studies is very important because GPA means a great deal, especially because time will seem a lot shorter. However, one also must learn the very important lesson of time management. There will be so many great events happening on campus that one needs to make time for. There are many resources on campus that one can take advantage of such as tutoring if you check in early enough. In other words, avoid procrastinating.

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  • Lindsey from Cherry Valley, CA
  • Dec-12-2015 I am a current student here

    Take a look around the school to make sure that it's what you're looking for. The classes can be difficult so don't slack off and be prepared to work. But there will be plenty of time to relax and make friends too. Go to office hours, they help and will answer your questions.

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  • Cecilia
  • Nov-22-2015 I am a current student here

    UCR is definitely a large campus, so consider investing into a bike, skateboard, scooter, hover board, or whatever you like. Another tip would have to be : always talk to your counselor early, and discuss your plans for the future so they can help you to the fullest. Lastly, be careful of the weather! It gets hot and cold really fast down in Riverside because it's a desert so pack clothes with that in mind.

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