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Rockhurst University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

2,895 Students

72% Admitted

  • 3,043 full time
  • 1,070 part time
  • 701 men full time
  • 1,124 women full time
  • 2,113 applied
  • 1,609 admitted
  • 326 enrolled

2,208 Undergraduates

$34,880 Tuition/Year

  • 788 Graduates
  • 556 Non-Degree
  • $34,880 in state
  • $790 fees
  • $9,570 room & board
  • $1,530 books and supplies

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Plains Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Anna from Overland Park, KS
  • 0
  • rockhurst is a great university for someone looking to make close relationships with their professors and know them on a personal level. also, meeting new people is super easy because…

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  • Elizabeth from Omaha, NE
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  • rockhurst university instills the jesuit tradition of learning, leadership, and service. they offer high quality classes, fantastic leadership opportunities, and vast service opportunities. in addition, it has the perfect size,…

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  • Quartney from Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • Rockhurst is a very small school that gives students as much attention as possible. This school also pushes all students to do community service and be involved in activities as…

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Rockhurst University
  • Located in Kansas City, MO
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 2,895 students enrolled
  • 72% admitted
  • $34,880 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Heather from Kansas City, MO
  • I am a current student here

    Since Rockhurst is such a small school, you make bonds with people very quickly and get to know a lot of different students. I feel as if I could name most of the people in my class and have a personal connection with each one of them. Just walking form my dorm to the cafe, I could pass ten people and each of them will say hi to me. You can also walk into a party and see that there are a lot of people there, but you know most of them, so it is easy to make conversation. Everyone is so nice and welcoming!

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  • 5
  • Anna from Saint Louis, MO
  • I am a current student here

    I love being at Rockhurst University. It is a great school and the maint hing I like about it is that it is small. When you walk around campus you will see at least one person that you know. Also, the class sizes are small so it wasn't a hard transition from high school and it keeps you accountable because if you skip class, your teachers will know.

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  • 2
  • Billy from KS
  • I am a past student here

    The people are great, I loved them. It's just that the food is pretty terrible and the academics suck. I think that if you want easy classes that require little work (outside of pre-med or math), and you want to party it up every weekend, come here. If you want a harder curriculum, stay away.

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  • 4
  • Kaitlyn from Saint Peters, MO
  • I am a current student here

    Sometimes, of course, I miss being at home but otherwise I really do love it! Rockhurst has more than enough activities, including Rockstock (free concert with amazing bands) or Hawk Week, to keep you occupied. I also love the fact that RU is completely service oriented. I feel such a sense of community when I'm at Rockhurst.

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