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Rockford University

Rockford, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate49%

About Rockford University

Rockford University is a private, nonprofit university in the suburb of Rockford, Illinois. Rockford University was founded in 1847. The university enrolls around 1,019 students a year, including 1,019 undergrad students.

Rockford University Acceptance Rate 2021

It is not difficult to get into Rockford University. Around 49% of applicants get into Rockford University each year. In 2021, 1,315 out of 2,682 total applicants were accepted.

Rockford University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 49%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 5%

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Rockford University is located in the town of Rockford, Illinois, near Chicago.

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College Info

5050 East State Street Rockford, IL 61108-2393

Campus Setting: Suburban

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Rockford University SAT Scores


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Math SAT Range

490 - 590


Reading SAT Range

500 - 600

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Wondering what life at Rockford University is like? There are approximately 1,019 students enrolled at Rockford University. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 85% percent are from IL and 15% percent of students are from other states.


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