University of California-Riverside

Riverside, CA, USA
3.82 Average Rating

The public University of California-Riverside is a commuter school with an economically and culturally diverse student body. In all of the 10 UC campuses, Riverside enrolls the highest percentage of African Americans and the second highest rate of Latino students. The students at UCR are known for their service to the community and Washington Monthly ranks the school 2nd in the nation for contributing to the public good. The school was founded as a Citrus Experiment Station and today possesses 1,000 varieties of citrus and devotes time and research towards plant sciences and biology.


Average Net Price
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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
Average SAT Composite: 1119

What Students Are Saying

3.82 Average Rating
University of California Riverside is a school that expects the best from all of its students despite the different backgrounds one may come from. Therefore, the University of California Riverside offers assistance at a tutoring center called the ARC, a Health Professions Advising Center and many people that are more than willing to counsel students. With the diverse campus, students are exposed to different types of people who will certainly show them many perspectives in life and help them grow in all sorts of ways.
Student at UC Riverside
university of california riverside is an exceptional higher education institution that dedicates itself to providing quality education. the university is among the most diverse schools in the nation which makes it unique. there are multiple organizations in this institution that provide comfort and pathways to a successful college career, for ex: credited first year programs.
Denise from Riverside, CA

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