University of Rochester: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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University of Rochester is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 10,510 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1850 and is one of the 17 colleges located in Rochester, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
134
University of Rochester will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Rochester deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 134 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Biology, Medical, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
96%
The rate of student retention at University of Rochester is excellent at 96% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Rochester is very good: 80%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Rochester is good, 10:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$43,700
Average tuition cost is extremely high - around $42,900 per year. The additional fees at University of Rochester beyond tuition are approximately $800; which makes it a total of $43,700 a year.

Read the details about University of Rochester additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
35%
According to recent data, 16,033 applications were submitted and 5,663 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Rochester in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,700
University of Rochester provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Rochester, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
University of Rochester offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 4,000 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high: about $7,700 per year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Rochester. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of Rochester appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Rochester Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Rochester, Wilson Blvd. - Wallis Hall, Rochester, New York 14627-0011, USA
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