Tuition & Fees

$44,010

$44,010

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

77%

23%

male

female

1
13

teacher

students

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Selective

57%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,503
Declined + 1,828
Total Received 4,331
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Private (nonprofit)

2,270

undergraduate students

86

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Chemical Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering
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Codes

SAT 1668
ACT 1232

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
18%
600-699
41%
500-599
37%
400-499
4%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
45%
600-699
45%
500-599
10%
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
12%
600-699
43%
500-599
36%
400-499
9%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
52%
24-29
36%
18-23
12%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
65%
24-29
35%
18-23
0
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
55%
24-29
43%
18-23
2%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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Fun Facts

  • At the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, freshmen are responsible for creating the homecoming bonfire┬┐using an old wooden outhouse. If the outhouse collapses, tradition says their team will win the homecoming game!

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School Facts

Rose-Hulman, founded in 1874, is a private, technological institution. Its 400-acre campus is located in a residential section of Terre Haute.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,356
Established in 1874
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Terre Haute, IN

400-acre campus in Terre Haute (population: 61,025), 75 miles from Indianapolis. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Indianapolis. Public transportation serves campus.

Rose–Hulman Institute of Technology
5500 Wabash Avenue
Terre Haute, IN 47803

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
57%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
99%
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
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
8 fraternities 33% of male students
 
3 sororities 40% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
69%
Top 1/4
90%
Top 1/2
99%
Bottom 1/2
1%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
18%
600-699
41%
500-599
37%
400-499
4%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
45%
600-699
45%
500-599
10%
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
12%
600-699
43%
500-599
36%
400-499
9%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
52%
24-29
36%
18-23
12%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
65%
24-29
35%
18-23
0
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
55%
24-29
43%
18-23
2%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $40
Common application accepted no
Application deadline November 1 (priority deadline)
March 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Recommended
SAT or ACT Required

Selective

57%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,503
Declined + 1,828
Total Received 4,331

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Recommendations
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Lisa Norton
Dean of Admissions
P: 800 248-7448
F: 812 877-8941
admissions@rose-hulman.edu

Cost

Tuition $43,122
Room $8,151
Board $5,142
Additional fees $888
Books & supplies $1,500
Total $58,803
Average Financial Aid - $28,789
Total with Avg. Aid $30,014

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$28,789

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,408,285
State $920,701
Institutional $29,699,701
Other external $2,943,053
Total $34,971,740

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $7,774
Institutional $9,208,762
Other external $1,830,509
Total $11,047,045

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
cross-country
diving
football
golf
riflery
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (Division III)
Mascot
Fightin' Engineers
School colors
red and black
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Applied Biology
Biochemistry
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Economics
Electrical Engineering
Electrical/Computer Engineering
Engineering Physics
Engineering/Management
Environmental Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Optical Engineering
Physics
Software Engineering
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Undergraduate

96%

2,270
students

Female
23%
511

Male
77%
1,759

Graduate

4%

86
students

Female
21%
18

Male
79%
68

undergraduateFull-time

98%

2,241
students

Female
23%
501

Male
77%
1,740

undergraduatePart-time

2%

29
students

Female
35%
10

Male
65%
19

Student Break-down

12%
Nonresident aliens
2%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
73%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

42%

Transfer applicants accepted

33%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Not Required/Recommended
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

quarter hours

Minimum transfers must complete

45

quarter hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • 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

98%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

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

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 15
Countries most often represented China
Hong Kong
India
Singapore
South Korea
Thailand
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Jared Goulding
Associate Director of Graduate and International Admissions
812 877-8589
jared.goulding@rose-hulman.edu

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