900 University Avenue Riverside, CA 92521 951-827-3411
http://www.ucr.edu admin@ucr.edu
About University of California-Riverside
  • Year of Foundation 1954
  • Size of Campus 1200 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 14,571
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52% 48% 1%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $11,,683 In state, $34,652 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board $11,600
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 16,996
The University of California, Riverside is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California. Widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, UCR's current enrollment is over 20,000 students students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis. We are located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 7%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Afrikan Student Alliance, Arab Student Union, Hong Kong Student Association, International Multicultural Club, Katipunan, Khmer Organization for Students (KOS), Korean American Student Association (KASA), Mexican Student As
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 21
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Frequent and ongoing cultural and campus events.
  • Percent students who are frat members 8%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa, Golden Key International Honor Society, Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Lambda Delta, Gamma Beta Phi Society, Gamma Sigma Delta, Theta Alpha Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, Psi Chi, Pi Sigma Alpha, Sigma Xi, Omicron Delta Epsilon, National Society of Co
  • Number of students in fraternities 21
  • Number of sororities 21
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian American Christian Fellowship; (AACF), Campus Crusade for Christ, Christians on Campus, Coptic Club, Empire Campus Ministry, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Korean; American Campus Mission (KCM), Korean Campus Crus
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Distance to nearest airport Ontario (15), Ontario (15)
  • Distance to nearest train Riverside (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Riverside (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 0%
  • Number of students using college housing 27%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (69%), apartments for married students (3%), apartment for single students (28%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 42%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 43%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 30%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 28%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 28,151
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 22,500
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 1,772,053
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 195,753
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,305,526
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Museums Sweeney Art Gallery; UCR/California Museum of Photography; Air Pollution Research Center; Agricultural Research Institute for Deserts; Citrus Research Center; Agricultural Experiment Station; Botanical Gardens; George E. Brown Salinity Lab; Core Instrument
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 153,944
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (California State University, San Bernardino)
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Wells Fargo Financial, Ernst and Young, Deloitte, KPMG, Target, Union Pacific, Cintas, Eli Lilly, Cardinal Health, Jacobs Engineering, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, ABF Freight, Countrywide Financial, Parco, Northrop Grumman, ESRI, Centex Homes, AFLAC, Merck, Bo
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 14%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,380
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 31%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (California State University, San Bernardino, Claremont McKenna C
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