University of RochesterSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Rochester, NY

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$56,030

Avg tuition

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About University of Rochester

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of Rochester is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Rochester, New York. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 12,233, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 30%. The university offers 71 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 87%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $56,030.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

30% 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.

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1310-1500

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 30-34

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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12k

Students Enrolled

7%

Online Student Enrollment

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus

Demographics

White

42%

Non-U.S. Citizen

31%

Asian

8%

Hispanic

6%

Unknown

5%

Black

5%

Two or more races

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

52%

Socio-economic diversity

20% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

20%

State Grant Aid

15%

Institution Grant Aid

77%

Pell Grant

20%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,532
State Grant Aid $3,722
Institution Grant Aid $38,321
Pell Grant Aid $4,836

Financial Outlook

$49k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$19k

Average student debt after graduation

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.