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Rockhurst University

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1910
Affiliation: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 2,222
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $35,204,499
Admissions Address

1100 Rockhurst Road
Kansas City, MO 64110-2561

Website

http://www.rockhurst.edu

Admissions E-mail

admissions@rockhurst.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.5
Send application by: June 30
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Mr. Philip Gebauer
Admissions office telephone: (816) 501-4100
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: June 30
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Send application by: July 1
 
Decision sent by: August 1
Application fee: $25
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: Yes
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Electronic application:
 
http://www.rockhurst.edu/admission/ugrad/process/index.asp Tuition deposit: $200 (Refundable by May 1)
Room deposit: $200 (Refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Recommended
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 3 3
Science 3 3
Lab 1 1
Foreign language N/A N/A
Social studies N/A N/A
History N/A N/A
Academic electives 4 4
Total academic units 16 16

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: June 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Not considered
Recommendation: Important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Not considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 75%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 75%
Total applicants: 1,767
Total acceptances: 1,325
Total freshman enrollment: 396
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 591
Male acceptances: 471
Male freshman enrollment: 136
 
Female applicants: 1,176
Female acceptances: 854
Female freshman enrollment: 260
Out-of-state freshmen: 39%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 22%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 55%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 82%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 71%
Average high school GPA: 3.5
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 98%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 8%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 480 – 630
Math: 510 – 610
Combined: 990 – 1240

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 3.0% 6.0%
600-699 42.4% 24.2%
500-599 24.2% 48.4%
400-499 27.2% 15.3%
300-399 3.2% 6.1%
200-299 N/A N/A

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 95%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 20 – 27
Math: 22 – 29
Composite: 22 – 27

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 11.9% 16.6% 5.1%
24-29 44.0% 44.7% 43.9%
18-23 42.5% 35.7% 40.7%
12-17 1.6% 3.0% 10.3%
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

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