URI at a Glance
17:1student to faculty ratio
100+majors & minors
88%faculty members with doctorates or terminal degrees
- 14,500 undergraduates, including 3,300 first-year students.
- 46 U.S. states represented.
- Approximately 50% Rhode Island students, 50% out-of-state.
- 24% of incoming first-year students self-identify as students of color.
- 7,000 students engage annually in experiential learning.
- Customized study-abroad opportunities for every degree program in 65+ countries
2023 Admitted First-Year Student Profile
3.2-4.1GPA Range (represents middle 50%)
1130-1310SAT Total Range (represents middle 50%)*
28Average ACT (represents middle 50%)*
* Please note that URI will remain test optional for the 2023-2024 admission cycle.
Location. Location. Location.
|Southern RI Beaches||10-15 minutes|
|Historic Newport, RI||20 minutes|
|Providence, RI||35 minutes|
|Boston, MA||1.5 hours|
|New York, NY||2.5 hours|