2015 Campus Data

Students at Newport Beach

Student Fees (2014-15)

California residents (undergraduates) $14,757
Nonresidents (includes nonresident tuition, fees) $37,635

Enrollment (Fall 2014)

Undergraduates 24,489
Post baccalaureates 67
Graduate (general campus) 4,888
Graduate (Health Sciences) 1,292
New Freshmen Applicants (Fall 2014) 66,505
New Freshmen Enrolled (Fall 2014) 5,435

Retention and Graduation Rates

One-Year Retention Rate 94%
Four-Year Graduation Rate 68%
Six-Year Graduation Rate 85%

Degrees Awarded (2013-14)

Bachelor's 6,294
Master's 1,210
Ph.D./Ed.D. 414
M.D. 97
J.D. 92
Total 8,107

Workforce (Fall 2014)

Regular-rank faculty 1,154
Other teaching faculty 1,754
Nonteaching academics 2,739
Campus staff 5,046
Medical center staff 4,618
Subtotal 15,311
Student employees 7,074
Total 22,385

Fast Facts

More than 80,000 applications were received for 6,000 spots for fall 2014.

The number of applicants for the fall 2014 academic quarter increased nearly 10% compared to the prior year — making UC Irvine the fastest-growing UC campus.

More than 58 percent of freshmen enrolled in fall 2013 were the first in their families to enter college.

In 2013 UC Irvine saw the greatest increase in the number of in-state African American and Latino applicants in the UC system.

Kiplinger’s annual list of best-value public colleges nationwide ranked UC Irvine 23rd for best overall value and 19th for lowest student debt.

For six consecutive years, UC Irvine has been named among the “Coolest Schools” by Sierra magazine.