University of California - Irvine: Ranking & Review

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Irvine
rank
United States
rank
World
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11217
Top 1%

University of California - Irvine Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate37%35%38%
Applicants85,09239,09545,997
Admissions31,06313,78817,275
Enrolled undergraduates6,5453,0373,508
Enrolled total (including graduate students)35,24217,08218,160

4,543 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

100 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores5,649
Percent of students submitting SAT scores86%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
615
Math
645

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,251
Percent of students submitting ACT scores50%
ACT Composite
28
ACT English
26
ACT Math
28

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70. Application fee for graduates - $105.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of California - Irvine Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$33,858$61,872
Off-campus$31,896$59,910
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $14,861 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of California - Irvine provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 13,971 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$11,502$39,516
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,236$2,236
Tuition for Full-time graduates$11,502$26,604
Fees for full-time graduates$1,898$1,898

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Social Sciences1,305116541,475
Engineering813297861,196
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services73935791,105
Health Professions and Related Programs7368196913
Biological and Biomedical Sciences6486380791
Psychology752410766
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services54310425672
Education3061327445
Visual and Performing Arts325475377
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies266295300
Physical Sciences1644469277
Mathematics and Statistics1504318211
English Language and Literature & Letters118343155
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics781211101
Legal Professions and Studies9494
History583566
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies5757
Philosophy and Religious Studies3210850
Architecture and Related Services28634
Natural Resources and Conservation2929
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2929
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2121
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total7,1481,4255919,164

A total of 7,148 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of California - Irvine.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,016 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate85%82%87%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Alternative namesUCI
UC Irvine
Founded1965
MottoFiat Lux
Let there be light
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff7,474
Instructional FTE1,973
Research FTE709
Public Service FTE34
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteuci.edu
Address501 Aldrich Hall
Irvine, California, 92697
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000
Phone9498245011
Fax+1 (949) 824 2087

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