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Rosemont College
Rosemont, PA
Rosemont, founded in 1921, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Originally founded as a women's college, it adopted co-education in 2008. Its 56-acre campus is located on the former Sinnott Estate in Rosemont.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 646
   Women 401 (62.1%)
   Men 245 (37.9%)
Graduate Students 392
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 69% of 1,404 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.05
SAT Math 461 average
410-500 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 464 average
400-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 18 average
16-20 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $33,880
  Tuition and Fees $19,480
  Room and Board $11,500
Average Percent of Need Met 85%
Average Freshman Award $14,549
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 25
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 35% of classes
10-19 students: 41% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
Rosemont Population 4,500
Nearest Metropolitan Area Philadelphia
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 90% of freshmen, 79% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Ramblers
Sororities 30% of women participate
Fraternities 30% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.4% Asian
39.4% Black/African-American
6.7% Hispanic/Latino
5.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
38.3% White
6.5% Unknown
International Students Not reported
First-Year Students Returning 65.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 37.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 20.0%