How much does Rochester University cost?

Rochester University Cost of Attendance
In-state $23,282
Out-of-state $23,282
On-Campus Room and Board $7,376
Off-Campus Room and Board $4,194
Average Annual Cost $16,281
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $12,134
$30,000-$48,000 $12,724
$48,000-$75,000 $17,294
$75,000-$110,000 $17,591
Over $110,000 $19,140

Rochester University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 99% $10,131
Federal Grants 42% $4,793
Pell grants 42% $4,252
Other federal grants 35% $469
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 48% $2,718
Institutional grants or scholarships 99% $10,581
Student loan aid 82% $6,964
Federal student loans 82% $7,482
Other student loans 9% $10,207

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Rochester University Admissions

What is Rochester University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 100%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 76% of applicants
SAT Reading 440-560
SAT Math 430-540
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 27% of applicants
Composite Score 17-23

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Rochester University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1153
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
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Rochester University Graduation Success

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About Rochester University

Rochester University is an accredited Christian educational institution committed to preparing students for professional and personal success as they serve in God’s world. The university offers 24 programs in traditional and accelerated learning formats, and a master’s degree in missional leadership. Rochester University sits on a tranquil campus in Rochester Hills, MI, one of America’s safest communities. The university has 1,087 students from 20 states and 12 nations. At RU, every individual is heard, welcomed and respected. With 20 men’s and women’s athletic teams, the university competes in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Wolverine–Hoosier Athletic Conference.


800 West Avon Road
Rochester Hills, MI

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large Suburb
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