Tuition & Fees

$37,590

$37,590

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
18%
500-599
58%
400-499
18%
700-800
18%
600-699
18%
500-599
47%
400-499
17%
30-36
22%
24-29
40%
18-23
34%
12-17
4%
30-36
8%
24-29
47%
18-23
34%
12-17
11%
30-36
13%
24-29
48%
18-23
37%
12-17
2%
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undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

1

teacher

13

students

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Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,257
Declined + 858
Total Received 3,115
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Private (nonprofit)

2,208

undergraduate students

835

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Business Administration
  3. Biology
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Codes

SAT 6611
ACT 2342

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Location

School Facts

Rockhurst University, founded in 1910, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 60-acre campus is located in Kansas City, MO.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 3,043
Established in 1910
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association)
•  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission

Kansas City, MO

55-acre, urban campus in Kansas City (population: 481,420); served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

Rockhurst University
1100 Rockhurst Road
Kansas City, MO 64110-2561

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
49%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
85%
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

 
4 fraternities 37% of male students
 
4 sororities 47% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
25%
Top 1/4
56%
Top 1/2
84%
Bottom 1/2
16%
Bottom 1/4
3%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
18%
500-599
58%
400-499
18%
700-800
18%
600-699
18%
500-599
47%
400-499
17%
30-36
22%
24-29
40%
18-23
34%
12-17
4%
30-36
8%
24-29
47%
18-23
34%
12-17
11%
30-36
13%
24-29
48%
18-23
37%
12-17
2%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline December 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,257
Declined + 858
Total Received 3,115

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work

Not Considered

Class rank
Essay
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Matt Ellis
Associate Vice President of Enrollment
P: 800 842-6776
F: 816 501-4241
admissions@rockhurst.edu

Financial Aid

89%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$35,475

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $36,800
Room $5,530
Board $1,920
Additional fees $790
Books & supplies $1,530
Total $46,570
Average Financial Aid - $35,475
Total with Avg. Aid $11,095

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,285,500
State $745,364
Institutional $19,403,370
Other external $256,731
Total $21,690,965

Non-need-based

Federal
State $89,877
Institutional $9,517,770
Other external $119,270
Total $9,726,917
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 816 501-4600
F: 816 501-4241
financialaid@rockhurst.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Maureen McKinnon
Director of Financial Aid
maureen.mckinnon@rockhurst.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Gary Burns (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Great Lakes Valley Conference, RMAC Conference
Mascot
Hawk
School colors
blue and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biology
Business Administration
Business Communications
Business Intelligence/Analytics
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Communication
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Economics
Education
Electrical Engineering
English
Exercise Science
French
Global Studies
History
Information Technology
Leadership Studies
Management
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Non Profit Leadership Studies
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Organizational Communications/Leadership
Philosophy
Physical Therapy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Spanish
Strategic Communications
Theology
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Business Administration
  3. Biology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Art
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Education
  • Health Professions
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science
  • Technologies
  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

3,043

total students

67%

in-state

33%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

73%

2,208
students

Female
61%
1,347

Male
39%
861

27%

835
students

Female
56%
470

Male
44%
365

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

65%

1,445
students

Female
57%
815

Male
43%
630

35%

763
students

Female
70%
532

Male
30%
231

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
53%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

65%

Transfer applicants accepted

54%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

98

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

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

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 19
Countries most often represented China
Colombia
India
Italy
Mexico
Sweden
Special services offered for international applicants

International Student Contact

Emily Kempf
Assistant Director of Residence Life & Multicultural Education Coordinator
816 501-3571
emily.kempf@rockhurst.edu

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