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University of California, Riverside

900 University Avenue Riverside,
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United States
#=449
Public
Very High
23,506
1,432
1,842

Postgraduate Overview

The roots of the campus date back to 1907 when the California State Legislature established the Citrus Experiment Station to conduct research on the agricultural problems of Southern California. Graduate work was conducted early in the station's history, and today, graduate education is central to its mission. In 1948 the Regents approved the establishment of the College of Letters and Science. Necessary legislation was passed by the Academic Senate in 1951, and the college opened for classes in February 1954. The Riverside campus was declared a general campus by act of the Regents in 1959, with a mandate to develop appropriate areas of study. In 1960, the Graduate Division was established, and graduate and professional programs were added.

University Highlights

University of California, Riverside is one of the top Public universities in Riverside, United States. It is ranked #=449 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 23,506

14%
86%

International students - 1,842

41%
59%

Total faculty staff - 1,432

519
913

Total students - 23,506

14%
86%

International students - 1,842

41%
59%

Total faculty staff - 1,432

913
519
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