About Rhode Island College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Rhode Island College cost?

Rhode Island College Cost of Attendance
In-state $8,206
Out-of-state $19,867
On-Campus Room and Board $10,794
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,300
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,386
$30,000-$48,000 $7,945
$48,000-$75,000 $11,525
$75,000-$110,000 $14,141
Over $110,000 $14,949

Rhode Island College Financial Aid and Debt

59%

Students paying down their debt

$21,200

Typical Total Student Debt

$219

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 86% $5,548
Federal Grants 50% $4,762
Pell grants 50% $3,960
Other federal grants 38% $408
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 4% $2,287
Institutional grants or scholarships 42% $4,470
Student loan aid 67% $6,133
Federal student loans 67% $6,188
Other student loans 9% $9,384

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 274 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Rhode Island College Admissions

What is Rhode Island College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 75%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 91% of applicants
SAT Reading 400-510
SAT Math 390-510
SAT Writing 400-500
ACT Submissions 6% of applicants
Composite Score 16-20

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Rhode Island College Campus Life

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

19%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

47%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 7446
Living on campus 4%
Transfer Students 37%
Under Age 25 31%
Gender Balance
Men
33%
Women
67%

Student Diversity

59%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
61.44%
Hispanic or Latino
15.49%
Unknown
10.60%
Black or African American
8.80%
Asian
3.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.44%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.08%

Rhode Island College Graduation Success

74%

First Year Student Retention

19%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$39,600

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Rhode Island College

Address

600 Mount Pleasant Ave
Providence, RI

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify