Who We Are


Students represent 46 U.S. states, districts, and territories and 67 nations; 22% of first-year students identify as students of color.


3.53Average high school GPA
1145Average SAT
26Average ACT
  • Last year, 25,481 applications were considered for 4,021 spots.
  • More than 5,400 undergraduate students live in 27 residence halls.
  • We have 15 Learning and Living Communities.

Faculty and Staff

17:1Student to faculty ratio
88%Full-time faculty with terminal degrees
3,920Total employees

URI is one of Rhode Island’s largest employers.


141,016Alumni living in the U.S.
59,712Alumni living in R.I. (42%)