If you are considering submitting an applicationto Rockhurst University, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is June 30 and the application fee costs $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Rockhurst University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into Rockhurst University is moderately difficult. Rockhurst University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Rockhurst University **accepted 72% of students, around 2,257 of the 3,115 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Rockhurst University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to Rockhurst University must submit the following items. Double check with Rockhurst University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Rockhurst University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 51% submitted a class rank. At Rockhurst University 25% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56% were in the top 25% and 84% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Rockhurst University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Rockhurst University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 4% of Rockhurst University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 98% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Rockhurst University, you should strive to earn between 22 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Rockhurst University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Rockhurst University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Rockhurst University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Rockhurst University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Rockhurst University?
Students who are admitted to Rockhurst University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Rockhurst University accept transfer credits?
Rockhurst University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Rockhurst University accepts:
Does Rockhurst University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Rockhurst University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Rockhurst University?
Rockhurst University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Rockhurst University? Rockhurst University is a somewhat selective institution. The Rockhurst University acceptance rate is 72%. This means that the institution accepts 72 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Rockhurst University is Jun 30.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Rockhurst University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Rockhurst University is 25. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Rockhurst University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Rockhurst University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.62. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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