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About Robert Morris University

Robert Morris University is a private, nonprofit school in an suburban setting in Moon Township, Pennsylvania. Robert Morris University was founded in 1921 and now enrolls around 4,608 students a year, including 3,770 undergrads.

Robert Morris University offers housing for up to 2,075 students. Most students live off campus,.

As of 2020, the total market value of Robert Morris University's endowment was $33.626 million The institution spends around $9,829 for each full-time student enrolled. Robert Morris University employs one full-time professor for every 14.6 undergrads enrolled.

2021 Robert Morris University Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Average GPA 3.6
Tuition $30,830

2022 Robert Morris University Regular Decision Application Deadline

All regular decision applicants will be notified by June 1.

Robert Morris University Early Admission

Robert Morris University does not offer early decision or early action.

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Robert Morris University Acceptance Rate 2020

It is slightly difficult to get into Robert Morris University. In 2020, Robert Morris University accepted 84% of applicants. In 2021, 5,030 out of 5,956 total applicants were accepted.

Robert Morris University Waitlist

In 2021, 184 applicants were waitlisted and 77 students were ultimately offered a spot off the waitlist.

How Do I Get Into Robert Morris University?

Robert Morris University is considered slightly difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Robert Morris University, applicants must submit the following items.

Robert Morris University Application Requirements

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Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0 3
Interview
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Test Scores for Robert Morris University

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Robert Morris University is 3.6 /4.0.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Robert Morris University.

Does Robert Morris University Require Test Scores?

Robert Morris University is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 85% submitted the SAT. 15% submitted the ACT.


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Does Robert Morris University Have Student Housing?

Yes! Robert Morris University provides on-campus housing for up to 2,075 students.

Robert Morris University students are active in the school's Student Government Association, Residence Hall Association and The Saudi Student Club. BobbyMania, Homecoming, and and Airband are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Robert Morris University.

Financial Aid at Robert Morris University

Robert Morris University meets 71% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Robert Morris University full-time are awarded $25,418 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Robert Morris University a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Robert Morris University

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Robert Morris University, around 83% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 981 students who started at Robert Morris University as first-time freshman, 510 graduate within four years.

Robert Morris University's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 65%. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Robert Morris University Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $39,856 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Robert Morris University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Robert Morris University a good school for you?

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Where is Robert Morris University Located?

Robert Morris University is located in the suburban setting of Moon Township, Pennsylvania, less than an hour from Pittsburgh.

If you want to see Robert Morris University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 376 Business to Moon Township, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Pittsburgh International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Robert Morris University and Moon Township are like without leaving home.

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College Info

6001 University Boulevard Moon Township, PA 15108-1189

Campus Setting: Suburban

Robert Morris University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Robert Morris University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Robert Morris University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Robert Morris University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

21 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

27 and Above

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21 to 27

Avg

21 and Less

Low

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Robert Morris University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1010 - 1210

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Math SAT Range

510 - 610

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Reading SAT Range

510 - 600

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Robert Morris University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$45,700

In State

$45,700

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$30,830
$30,830
Fees
$1,300
$1,300
Housing
$12,070
$12,070
Books
$1,500
$1,500

Student Life

Wondering what life at Robert Morris University is like? There are approximately 4,608 students enrolled at Robert Morris University, including 3,770 undergraduate students and 838 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from PA and 14% percent of students are from other states.

93%

Full Time

7%

Part Time

86%

In State

14%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,608

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

84%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$32,130

Out-of-State

$32,130

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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