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LaRoche, founded in 1963, is a private, liberal arts college. Its 80-acre campus is located in a residential area of Pittsburgh.

Website: www.laroche.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,241
Undergraduate
Students
(56.6%) 702 Women
(43.4%) 539 Men
160
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
99% of 1,220 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
496 average
420-550 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
513 average
450-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
19 average
17-21 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$46,220
Tuition and Fees
$30,320
Room and Board
$12,270
Average Percent of Need Met
91%
Average Freshman Award
$34,141
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$33,433
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
61
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 43% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Pittsburgh Population
306,211
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
40% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Redhawks
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.2% Asian
12.0% Black/African-American
5.5% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.6% White
6.3% Unknown
International Students
14.7% from 34 countries
First-Year Students Returning
73.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
40.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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