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 ($43,529) than UC Riverside ($43,508).
  • It is harder to admit to UCI than UC Riverside.
  • UCI has more students with 36,303 students while UC Riverside has 26,434 students.
  • 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.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UCIUC Riverside
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)
Tuition & Fees
69% ($18,273)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)91% ($16,159)
$18,273Average Amount of Financial Aid$16,159
36.51 %Acceptance Rates57.23 %
21.07 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)18.39 %
-SAT Score-
-ACT Score-
85 %Graduation Rate77 %
8 %Transfer-out Rate14 %
94 %Retention Rate91 %
36,303Student Population26,434
2,125Number of Faculties1,051
18 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio22 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, 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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