University of Cincinnati-Main Campus

Cincinnati, OH, USA
3.90 Average Rating

Founded in 1919, the University of Cincinnati is a 4-year public research institution and the second largest university in the state of Ohio. UC is home to 14 colleges and schools conferring degrees and is renowned as the first school to offer a co-op program that allows students to gain professional experience along with classroom learning. For history-minded students, Cincinnati is also known as the site of the invention of the electronic organ and the discovery of Benadryl. The university is also a sports mecca, fielding 15 men’s and women’s teams including a basketball squad that frequently advances to the NCAA Tournament.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
83%
Out of State Students
14%
0
100
76%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1165
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018
Fall Regular Decision March 1, 2018 May 1, 2018
Spring Regular Decision November 1, 2018 December 1, 2018
Other March 1, 2018 April 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
36,637
Total Number of Undergrads
25,860
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
28%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
65%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$22,180
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$9,322
Out-of-State Tuition
$24,656
0
100
44%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
62%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,489
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
53%
47%
Student Organizations
794
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Cincinnati
Columbus
Cleveland
Dayton
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
61%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$39,500
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What Students Are Saying

3.90 Average Rating
This campus is small enough to get to your classes in a reasonable time, but still big to find fun things to do. They have great places to eat with lots of variety. The people are all really friendly.
Alex from Cincinnati, OH
The University of Cincinnati is an amazing campus located in the beautiful city of Cincinnati, OH. There are so many things to do on and off campus, you will never get bored. There is also so many ways to get involved, frim Greek life to atheletics.
Josh from Zanesville, OH

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