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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Rochester

Rochester, NY

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Web Sitewww.rochester.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students6,177
   Women3,216 (52.1%)
   Men2,961 (47.9%)
Graduate Students4,843

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate36% of 16,261 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedYes
Regular Admission DeadlineJanuary 5
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.8
SAT Math696 average
650-750 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading649 average
600-700 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing660 average
620-700 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite30 average
29-32 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$63,508
Tuition and Fees
$46,960
Room and Board
$13,708
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Freshman Award$41,999
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
$29,914

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Not required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
576
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 36% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 9% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-59 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Rochester Population210,532
Nearest Metropolitan Area 
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing99% of freshmen, 82% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotYellowjackets
Sororities8% of women participate
Fraternities6% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
12.8% Asian
5.7% Black/African-American
6.9% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
62.1% White
8.8% Unknown
International Students14.7% from 89 countries
First-Year Students Returning96.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
76.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
25%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
31%
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.70 4.08 684 662 664 30
Low 2.50 2.20 470 460 480 20
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 35
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DID YOU KNOW?

• Rochester can claim seven Nobel Prize winners and 11 Pulitzer prize winners as faculty or alumni.

• UR's Eastman School of Music is world-famous for its chorus, orchestra, faculty and graduates.

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Annual Survey of Colleges 2014, copyright © 2014 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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