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The University of Rhode Island

Total Grad Surveys 4
Females 1
Males 3
Avg years at University 2.8
Research Quality C+ (5.8)
Research Availability C (4.5)
Research Funding C (5.0)
Graduate Politics C+ (5.2)
Not Errand Runners C+ (5.7)
Degree Completion B- (6.4)
Alternative pay [ta/gsi] C (4.4)
Sufficient Pay C (4.4)
Competitiveness B- (6.1)
Education Quality B- (5.8)
Faculty Accessibility B- (6.4)
Useful Research B- (6.1)
"Individual" treatment C+ (5.6)
Friendliness B- (6.3)
Safety B (7.0)
Campus Beauty B (6.9)
Campus Maintenance B- (6.4)
University Spending C+ (5.4)
Extracurriculars C+ (5.7)
Scholastic Success B (6.8)
Surrounding City C (4.4)
Social Life/ Environment B- (6.5)
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I graduated from URI in 1996 and haveNov 17 2019Civil Engineering
I graduated from URI in 1996 and have a successful career in civil engineering. Back then, there were a couple of teachers that sucked but the Engineering Department was small and had a close and personal atmosphere. I was a commuter, so I can't comment on the party scene but I was told it was pretty good. If you major in engineering or pharmacy, you'll get a good job. College is what YOU make of it. Signed geezer!
Never get into theFeb 03 2011Computer Science
Never get into the CS department in URI. No well-defined curriculum and most of the profs are not well informed. Horrible, horrible studying here and spending so much money.
Although my Department isJan 05 2002Other
Although my Department is fantastic, this school could only be called a University by the broadest and most ambigous sense of the word. I would give my anything to make sure my child never attended an undergraduate institution like this one.
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