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University of Rio Grande

Rio Grande, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate73%

About University of Rio Grande

University of Rio Grande is a private, nonprofit university in the rural area of Rio Grande, Ohio. University of Rio Grande was founded in 1876. The university enrolls around 2,161 students per year, including 2,106 undergrads.

2015 Acceptance Rate for University of Rio Grande

It is not competitive to get into University of Rio Grande. The acceptance rate at University of Rio Grande is 73%. In 2015, 1,280 out of 1,754 total applicants were accepted.

University of Rio Grande Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 73%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.1
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 0%

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University of Rio Grande is located in Rio Grande, Ohio,.

If you want to see University of Rio Grande for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 35 to Rio Grande, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Huntington Tri-State.

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College Info

218 North College Avenue Rio Grande, OH 45674

Campus Setting: Rural

University of Rio Grande Application Deadline

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Wondering what life at University of Rio Grande is like? There are approximately 2,161 students enrolled at University of Rio Grande, including 2,106 undergraduate students and 55 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from OH and 4% percent of students are from other states.


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