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University of California Irvine

Irvine, California

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Overview

Student Population
36,303
University of California Irvine overview
Location Irvine, California
Online uci.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
University of California Irvine overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Irvine, California, University of California Irvine is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 97,938 prospective students applied, and 29,301 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,765 enrolled in the school.  35,319 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 984 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $11,442 plus fees of $2,311. UCI is ranked 78 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

9/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

UCI is rated within the top 19% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of California Irvine within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Elite
University of California Irvine overview
SAT 1230/1430
ACT 26/33
Estimated Weighted GPA 3.75
Applications Accepted
29.9% 
University of California Irvine overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2022
Applicant Competition High
Application Fee $70

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$11,442
In State Costs for University of California Irvine
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,361
Other Fees$2,311
Room and Board $16,677
Budget for Other Expenses$4,250
Total One Year Cost$36,041
Out of State Resident Tuition
$41,196
Out of State Costs for University of California Irvine
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,361
Other Fees$2,311
Room and Board $16,677
Budget for Other Expenses$4,250
Total One Year Cost$65,795

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$61,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
85% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of California Irvine students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 23%
Biology 16%
Psychology 11%
Business 8%
Engineering 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=110653 IPEDS survey data for University of California Irvine.

Current students may use the University of California Irvine GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.