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Colleges / Rhode Island College

Rhode Island College

Providence, RI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%
Acceptance Rate85%

About Rhode Island College

Rhode Island College is a public, state institution in the suburb of Providence, Rhode Island. Rhode Island College was founded in 1854. The college currently enrolls around 6,331 students a year, including 5,252 undergraduate students.

Rhode Island College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Rhode Island College. The acceptance rate at Rhode Island College is 85%. In 2022, 3,608 students applied to Rhode Island College and 3,062 were admitted.

Rhode Island College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 85%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 21%

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Rhode Island College is locatedin the town of Providence, Rhode Island, in the city of Boston.

If you are interested in seeing Rhode Island College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Providence, or book a flight to the nearest airport, T.F. Green.

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College Info

600 Mount Pleasant Avenue Providence, RI 2908

Campus Setting: Suburban

Rhode Island College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Rhode Island College is Mar 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Rhode Island College is Jun 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Rhode Island College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

430 - 530


Reading SAT Range

450 - 560

Rhode Island College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Rhode Island College is like? There are approximately 6,331 students enrolled at Rhode Island College, including 5,252 undergraduate students and 1,079 graduate students. 77% percent of students attend school full-time, 84% percent are from RI and 16% percent of students are from other states.


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