University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

International Profile

The University of Cincinnati is committed to inclusive excellence. 

Our blueprint for the future, Next Lives Here, is based on three pillars: inclusion, real-world impact and innovation. These are the foundation for the education you will receive at UC.

The same values have always been the cornerstone for UC International. Our office exists to support UC’s global students, scholars and staff. We advocate for you and work every day to meet your needs, from immigration advising to social interaction.

We want to make sure that this message is clear from the moment you step foot on campus: You are welcome here.



Named a top 40 public research university and designated a “research heavyweight” | The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2010


Eight straight years of record enrollment achieved in fall 2020


Ranked #5 nationally for co-op and internship programs | U.S. News & World Report, 2021


Named one of “The World’s 100 Most Innovative Universities” | Reuters, 2018


The University of Cincinnati is located in the heart of the United States in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Cincinnati area has over two million residents and is home to nine Fortune 500 companies. Rated as one of the most beautiful campuses in the world by Forbes, Yahoo!, and Travel + Leisure, UC offers a safe, welcoming environment for students to live and learn.

University of Cincinnati Quick Facts

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio

Number of Buildings: 118 facilities on 476 acres

Majors & Programs: 414 degree programs, 262 minors and certificates

Athletics: NCAA Division I; American Athletic Conference

Mascot: Bearcat 

Colors: Red and Black

Famous Alumni & Faculty: Astronaut Neil Armstrong; President and later Chief Justice William Howard Taft; Eula Bingham, environmental scientist and one-time head of OSHA; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; and prima ballerina Suzanne Farrell

Students from: 50 states and 114 countries

Living Alumni: over 300,000 with approximately half (more than 140,000 residing in the greater Cincinnati region).

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “Throughout my time at UC, I felt constant support and dedication from the faculty and staff.”

    • Nicole Senkiw ’19
  • “The years I spent at UC made me well prepared for my job.”

    • Jared Bollman ’15
  • “UC has given me more opportunities than I could’ve ever hoped for. I’ve participated in co-op and research experiences that have prepared me for my future. I know I’ve developed the skills to succeed.”

    • Amy Drexelius ’18, ’22
  • “I have the most amazing faculty and staff at UC. They make the experience enjoyable. I know there are so many resources to help me succeed. I’m so proud to be a student here!”

    • Ashley Davenport ’19