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University of California, Riverside

Riverside, CA

LOCATION AND SETTING

Riverside Population313,673
Nearest Metropolitan AreaLos Angeles
EnvironmentLarge city
Campus Size1,200 acres
Weather
Temperature48.8 average low in January, 77.1 average high in September
Rain42 rainy days per year
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport22 mile(s) from campus in Ontario
Nearest Bus Station2 mile(s) from campus in Riverside
Nearest Train Station3 mile(s) from campus in Riverside

HOUSING

College HousingCollege offers housing to students
Types of HousingCoed dorms, married student apartments, single student apartments, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing 73% of freshmen, 35% of all students
Housing Requirements 
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off
Campus/Commuting
65%
Off-Campus Housing
Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

SECURITY

24-Hour Emergency Phone/
Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security PatrolsAvailable
Late-Night Transport/Escort
Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing
Entrances
Available

PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Health ServiceOffered
Personal CounselingOffered
Child CareOffered

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
Mascotbear
School ColorsBlue and gold
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
SportWOMENMEN
OfferedScholarships
Given
OfferedScholarships
Given
Baseball  xx
Basketballxxxx
Cross-Country Runningxxxx
Golf  xx
Soccerxxxx
Softballxx  
Tennisx x 
Volleyballxx  
 
Women's Club Sports 
Men's Club Sports 
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sportsbadminton, basketball, racquetball, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Activities and Organizationschoral groups, concert band, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, music theatre, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society
Sororities9.7% of women participate
Fraternities 6% of men participate
ROTCArmy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.46 3.75 633 621 27
Low 2.00 2.05 400 500 14
High 4.00 4.59 800 770 35
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