Roger Williams UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Bristol, Rhode Island Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$36,978

Avg tuition

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About Roger Williams University

Roger Williams University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Bristol, Rhode Island. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,838, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 85%. The university offers 76 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 67%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for students are $36,978.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

85% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 85%

Retention Rate 85%

Graduation Rate 67%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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51%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

5k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

74%

Unknown

10%

Hispanic

8%

Black

3%

Two or more races

2%

Asian

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

19% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

19%

State Grant Aid

2%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

19%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,612
State Grant Aid $1,833
Institution Grant Aid $15,303
Pell Grant Aid $4,479
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.