Tuition & Fees

$6,970

$18,900

not including room and board

in-state out-of-state More Financial Details

Test Scores

Not Reported

undergraduateRatios

Not Reported

Admissions Data Not Reported

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Private (nonprofit)

Student Enrollment
Not Reported

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School Facts

University of Rio Grande, founded in 1876, is a private institution. Its 68-acre campus is located in Rio Grande, OH, 80 miles south of Columbus. Rio Grande is the only private university with a public community college in the United States.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Established in 1876
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission
•  NAACLS (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NLN (National League for Nursing)

Rio Grande, OH

170-acre campus in Rio Grande (population: 856), 12 miles from Gallipolis and 100 miles from Columbus. Major airport serves Columbus; smaller airport serves Charleston, WV (65 miles); bus serves Chillicothe (50 miles); train serves Huntington, WV (60 miles).

University of Rio Grande
218 North College Avenue
Rio Grande, OH 45674

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
17%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
16%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
4 fraternities 2% of male students
 
5 sororities 1% of female students

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements ACT only Recommended

Admissions Factors

Considered

State residency

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Kristie Russell
Director of Admissions
P: 740 245-7208
F: 740 245-7260
admissions@rio.edu

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Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
bowling
cheerleading
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Mascot
RedStorm
School colors
red and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Administrative Office Assistant
Art
Athletic Coaching
Behavioral/Social Sciences
Biology
Business Administration
Business Management
Chemistry
Communication
Communications
Computer Science
Early Childhood Education
Educational Leadership
English
Environmental Science
Hispanic Studies/Spanish
History
Industrial Automation/Maintenance
Industrial Technology
Information Technology
Information Technology/Programming/Software Development
Integrated Arts
Intervention Specialist
Legal Office Assistant
Mathematics
Medical Office Assistant
Music
Nursing
Nursing Technology
Philosophy
Physical Education
Physics
Political Science
Pre-Engineering
Professional/Business Communication
Psychology
Radiologic Technology
Social Services
Social Work
Sociology
Technical Studies
Theatre
Welding
Wildlife Conservation
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Undergraduate

Not reported

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

Not reported

undergraduatePart-time

Not reported

Transfer Admissions

Not Reported

Transfer applicants accepted

Not Reported

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: August 1

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented Brazil
England
France
Spain
Venezuela
Wales
Special services offered for international applicants English lab
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Eric Yang
Director of International Programs & Services
740 245-7115
eyang@rio.edu

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