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Rockhurst University

Kansas City, MO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate66%

About Rockhurst University

Rockhurst University is a private, religious university in the city of Kansas City, Missouri. Rockhurst University was founded in 1910. The college currently enrolls around 3,405 students per year, including 2,545 undergraduates.

Rockhurst University Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into Rockhurst University. In 2021, Rockhurst University accepted 66% of applicants. In 2021, 3,154 students applied to Rockhurst University and 2,096 were admitted.

Rockhurst University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 66%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 5.3%

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Rockhurst University is located in the city of Kansas City, Missouri, near Kansas City and Missouri.

If you are interested in seeing Rockhurst University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 35 to Kansas City, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Kansas City International.

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College Info

1100 Rockhurst Road Kansas City, MO 64110-2561

Campus Setting: Urban

Rockhurst University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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

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

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Rockhurst University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

920 - 1160


Math SAT Range

540 - 620


Reading SAT Range

510 - 605

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1160 and Above


920 to 1160


920 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Rockhurst University students is 1079. Applicants with SAT scores of 1160 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Rockhurst University, while applicants with SAT scores between 920 to 1160 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 920 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Rockhurst University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Rockhurst University is like? There are approximately 3,405 students enrolled at Rockhurst University, including 2,545 undergraduate students and 860 graduate students. 64% percent of students attend school full-time, 60% percent are from MO and 40% percent of students are from other states.


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