University of California Irvine: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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University of California Irvine is a large four-year, public school with 30,840 students enrolled. This school was established in 1965 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Irvine, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
132
Good
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at University of California Irvine.

University of California Irvine follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 132 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Engineering, Biology, Medical, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
93%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of California Irvine is very high at 93% (well above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of California Irvine is very good - 87%. Nearly 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of California Irvine is reasonably decent: 19:1. Read more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,100
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - about $36,000 per year. The additional fees at University of California Irvine (not included in tuition costs) are about $2,100; this makes it a total of $38,100 annually.

Read the details about University of California Irvine additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
39%
Doable
According to recent data, 71,775 applications were submitted and 27,764 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of California Irvine in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
University of California Irvine provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of California Irvine, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of California Irvine provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 13,100 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of California Irvine. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of California Irvine appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of California Irvine Location and Maps



Post Address: University of California Irvine, 501 Aldrich Hall, Irvine, California 92697, USA
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