University of Rochester

Rochester, New York

Overview

AddressWilson Blvd. - Wallis Hall
School Websitewww.rochester.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Rochester is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Rochester, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 21,255 students applied to University of Rochester. Of those students, 6,253 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Rochester was $52,974, in addition to fees of $935. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Rochester.

University of Rochester has a 86% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPANeither required nor recommended

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The University of Rochester acceptance rate is 29%. To put this into perspective, 6,253 of the 21,255 students who applied to University of Rochester in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Rochester is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Rochester had an SAT score between the range of 1,320 and 1,500. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Rochester was between 30 and 34 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to University of Rochester as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Rochester, the tuition for in-state residents is $52,974. Combined with fees of $935, room and board costs of $16,122, other expenses of $1,380 and the $1,310 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $72,721.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $53,909 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Rochester to $72,721 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Rochester are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Rochester was $5,350 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 19%.

University of Rochester Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Rochester.

University of Rochester has a good gender split, with 50% of undergraduates being female and 50% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 39% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 24% of students come from in-state and 37% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Rochester is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Rochester to thrive in your studies.

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