University of Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH, United States

Update your status of the university

established Established :


campus University Type and Campus :

Public, Research university, Space-grant

The University of Cincinnati (commonly referred to as UC or Cincinnati) is a comprehensive public research university in Cincinnati, in the U.S. state of Ohio, and a part of the University System of Ohio.

Founded in 1819 as Cincinnati College, it is the oldest institution of higher education in Cincinnati and has an annual enrollment of over 44,000 students, making it the second largest university in Ohio and one of the 50 largest universities in the United States. In the 2010 survey by Times Higher Education (UK), the university was ranked in the top 100 universities in North America and as one of the top 200 in the world. Beginning with the 2011 edition of the U.S. News & World Report "Best Colleges" rankings, the University of Cincinnati has been ranked as a Tier One university, ranking as the 140th National University and 71st Top Public University in the 2016 rankings. This includes being the number 3 ranked university in the nation in the "Up-and-Coming" National Universities section of the 2014 edition. In 2011-2012 academic year the Leiden University ranking put the University of Cincinnati at the 93rd place globally and at the 63rd place in North America by the proportion of top-cited publications. In 2014, U.S. News & World Report ranked UC in the top 200 of universities worldwide.

Quick facts

Motto: "Strength in Unity" and "Seek the Highest"

Endowment: $1.196 billion

Administrative staff: 4,121 (2016)

Students: 44,338 (2016-17))

Undergraduates: 33,561 (2016-17)

Postgraduates: 10,777 (2016-17)

Male students 46 : 54 Female students

Gender ratio (in %)


International students


Students : Staff ratio

Performance Analysis

International Outlook
Research Citations
Industry income



Hey, ask a question or start a discussion here

Choose your question type:

Q/A Profile evaluation Poll Interview experience
Sreechakra Vasudeva Raju Rachavelpula

Sreechakra Vasudeva Raju Rachavelpula

User medal  0

Sreechakra Vasudeva Raju Rachavelpula has received admit to University of Cincinnati

Received admit for MS Aerospace Engineering in University of Cincinnati for August, 2018 intake. The...
sukriti  bhardwaj

sukriti bhardwaj

User medal  0

sukriti bhardwaj has received admit to University of Cincinnati

Received admit for MBA MBA in University of Cincinnati for August, 2018 intake. The application was ...
Do you work for this organisation?

Start managing your school's profile and gain access to marketing tools and analytics reports.

Request Access
Join our Global Study Abroad community      Log in      Sign up