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Rockhurst University Student Life

Rockhurst University is on a 35-acre campus in an urban setting in Kansas City, Missouri. There are many activities and organizations for Rockhurst University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Rockhurst University also has fraternities and sororities.

Rockhurst University has a thriving Student Activities Board. In fact, more students participate in Student Activities Board than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Rockhurst University include Student Senate, Voices for Justice, Panhellenic Sororities and IFC Fraternities.

Rockhurst University students' favorite campus traditions are Rockstock Spring Concert, Homecoming Dance and Turkey Dinner.

Does Rockhurst University offer student housing?

Rockhurst University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Rockhurst University students live off campus. In 2021, 49% of undergrads at Rockhurst University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 51% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Rockhurst University. There are 909 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,208 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 86 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 60% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Rockhurst University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Rockhurst University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Rockhurst University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Rockhurst University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Rockhurst University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, Rockhurst University has closed-circuit TV monitors.

Plan a Visit to Rockhurst University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Rockhurst University, take Interstate 35 to Kansas City, MO. If you need to fly, book your flight to Kansas City International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Missouri you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Rockhurst University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Rockhurst University Students

56%

Women

44%

Men

65%

Full Time

35%

Part Time

67%

In State

33%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

72%

9%

6%

5%

3%

3%

1%

1%

Undergraduate Students

2,208

Graduate Students

835

Non-Resident / International Students

21

Rockhurst University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,043

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

72%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$19,750

Out-of-State

$19,750

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jun 30
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