The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • UCI has more expensive tuition & fees ($44,011) than UC Riverside ($43,946).
  • It is harder to admit to UCI than UC Riverside.
  • UCI has more students with 36,505 students while UC Riverside has 26,847 students.
  • UCI has a lower number of students per faculty with 18 to 1 while UC Riverside's ratio is 24 to 1.
  • UCI has more full-time faculties with 2,125 faculties while UC Riverside has 1,051 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of California-Irvine and University of California-Riverside.
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UCIvs.UC Riverside
Irvine, CaliforniaLocationRiverside, California
Four-years, PublicSchool Typefour-years, Public
Doctor's degree - research / scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research / scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
2023 Tuition & Fees
72%% Receiving Financial Aid78%
$18,687Average Amount of Financial Aid$18,445
28.82 %Acceptance Rates65.38 %
20.86 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)15.11 %
-SAT Score-
-ACT Score-
84 %Graduation Rate76 %
9 %Transfer-out Rate16 %
93 %Retention Rate88 %
36,505Student Population26,847
2,125Number of Faculties1,051
18 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio24 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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