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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

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

900 University Ave Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: (951) 827-1012
General Site: WWW.MY.UCR.EDU


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Emily - Riverside, CA
  • Oct-17-2016 I am a current student here

    Don't expect financial aid to help you out. It took me a full year and a scene in their lobby before I was able to meet with a counselor. Only some of the people as the HOSS are helpful, the others don't know what they are doing. Everything one of them was telling me was completely negated by the counselor when I saw her, and she fixed my problem.

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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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