Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneB+
- Campus FoodB+
- Student LifeB
University of Rhode Island is ...
NCAA Division I-AA
Colonial Athletic Association
University of Rhode Island Rankings
Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.96 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.94 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.94 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Kinesiology and Exercise Science159Graduates
- Human Development140Graduates
- Political Science and Government82Graduates
- Business Administration and Management81Graduates
- Mechanical Engineering78Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
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- of students say that Greek life is pretty big.106 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.158 responses
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
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After University of Rhode Island
- Very Good699
A large school with a very active environment. There is always something going on across campus and there are endless ways to get involved. The professors are always there to help you when you need it and its easy to see that they love what they teach.
- 21 hours ago
I love it here at URI. All my teachers have been great so far and there are plenty of clubs to meet new people.
- College Junior
- 17 days ago
Everyone is very friendly, there are so many resources when you need help. Advisors are really great with scheduling, especially if you want to change your major.
- College Freshman
- 1 month ago