University of Rhode Island

Women's WCLA
Profile
Size
9 / 10
15,107 Undergrads / 18,089 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$18,739 Net Price
Selectivity
3 / 10
70% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
85%
Overall Graduation Rate
66%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
47% / 66%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Kaitlyn VanBennekum Gilford NH Def
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Rylee Leonard Williston Northampton RI Mid
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Alyssa Falleni Lenape Valley Sparta, NJ Mid, Def
Brooke Szachnowicz South River Edgewater, MD Mid, Def
Devyn Leahy Marshfield Marshfield, MA Mid
Kaity Carpenter Whitman-Hanson Hanson, MA Att
Elizabeth Austin Ledyard Ledyard, CT Att
Kelsey Prosinski Union-Endicott Endicott, NY Att
Sarah Thomas Ballston Spa Ballston Spa, NY Mid
Sarah Thomas Ballston Spa Ballston Spa, NY Mid
Taylor Verboys Byram Hills Armonk, NY Def
Ashley Kennedy `Narragansett Narragansett, RI Def
Caroline Lema Cranston East Cranston, RI Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
Green Hall 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI, 02881, Kingston, RI, 02881 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • New London/Norwich Connecticut Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Portland Maine Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
Where Grads Work
  • CVS Caremark Corporation
  • State of Rhode Island
  • Pfizer
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Schneider Electric
  • Lifespan
  • Citizens Bank
  • Amgen
  • Brown University
  • Bank of America
  • EMC
  • MetLife
  • Rhode Island Hospital
  • Raytheon
  • GTECH S.p.A.
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Healthcare Services
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Consulting
  • Support
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
480 - 580
Math
520 - 610
Total
1040 - 1240
ACT
English
22 - 27
Math
21 - 27
Composite
22 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 480 - 580 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 21,909 8,784 13,125
% Admitted 70% 68% 71%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 23% 19%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.45
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Professions (15%)
    Business (12%)
    Engineering (9%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Social Sciences (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (6%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Agriculture (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Foreign Languages (3%)
    Education (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Architecture
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $18,739

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$13,792 $28,874
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$12,452 $12,452
    Personal Expenses$2,041 $2,041
     
    Sticker Price$29,485 $44,395

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    94% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship86%$10,834
    Federal Grants24%$4,575
    Pell Grants24%$4,544
    Other Federal1%$1,249
    State & Local Grants24%$824
    Institutional Grants86%$9,351
     
    Student Loans81%$6,522
    Federal Loans80%$5,455
    Other Loans6%$14,624

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $150 Million $8,301

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,500 $245

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 6,512 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $52,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.65 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 47% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 11 10
    Fondling 1 -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 2 1
    Burglary 20 13
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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