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Robert Morris University is a private institution that was founded in 1913. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,688 and its setting is urban. It utilizes a other-based academic calendar. Robert Morris University's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (Midwest), 102. Its tuition and fees are $22,200 (2012-13).
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Robert Morris University offers professional, career-focused education in a collegiate setting to diverse communities. Robert Morris University is an independent, not-for-profit, multi-location institution offering associate, baccalaureate, and graduate degree programs that focus on integrating theory and applications. Robert Morris University prepares students to be practitioners in their chosen fields, socially responsible to their communities, and a foundation for their families.
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Robert Morris University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Robert Morris University is $20. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 33.1 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||33.1%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||N/A|
The student-faculty ratio at Robert Morris University is 22:1, and the school has 54.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Robert Morris University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; Visual and Performing Arts; and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 52.2 percent.
Robert Morris University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,688, with a gender distribution of 44.6 percent male students and 55.4 percent female students. At this school, 9.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 91.0 percent of students live off campus. Robert Morris University is part of the NAIA athletic conference.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NAIA|
Campus Info & Services
Robert Morris University offers a number of student services including placement service. Robert Morris University also offers campus safety and security services like lighted pathways/sidewalks and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Robert Morris University.
|Students who have cars on campus||N/A|
|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At Robert Morris University, 91.7 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $9,932.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$22,200 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$11,300 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data