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University of California-Riverside Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

900 University Ave Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: (951) 827-1012
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Bre from Riverside, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Don't be afraid to ask questions! There are resources all over campus and they are a MAJOR help! If for whatever reason, you cannot figure out something, ask around!

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  • Justin from Vallejo, CA
  • I am a past student here

    Look into UC Riverside as an option for a degree that you're interested in for opportunities! There are so many opportunities for students on this campus.

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  • Brandon from CA
  • I am a current student here

    Don't feel disappointed that you're attending "one of the bad UC's." UC Riverside may not have as much prestige as Berkeley or San Diego, but honestly it's a hidden gem.

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  • Jason from Placentia, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Do not brush UCR off as "one of the worst UCs." Visit the campus during the summer to get a feel for the heat. The university is in the process of expanding parking, but until then, get to campus lots early to have even a chance of securing a spot. Do consider applying.

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