84%

Acceptance Rate

$19,243

Avg.Financial Aid

003359

FAFSA Code

About Robert Morris University (RMU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,895

Website

www.rmu.edu

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MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

6001 University Boulevard

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8007620097
Fax: 4123975958
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The ranking of a university is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a university is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Robert Morris University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

84%

SAT Range

1030 - 1200

ACT Range

21 - 28

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Robert Morris University is fairly easy as the university takes in a few number of students. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $30, as part of the admission process at RMU. The SAT score in the range of 1020-1210 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 21 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Robert Morris University is 24. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 6001 University Boulevard, Moon Township, Pennsylvania 15108-1189, or call (412) 397-5443.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$25,690

Average Annual Cost

$29,060

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$1,240

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,120

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,300

Total One Year Cost

$48,220

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to RMU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $47,462. The average annual tuition cost ($31,200), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($13,250), and budget for other expenses ($4,812) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

33%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

52%

Male Professors

48%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Engineering, Other

138 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

130 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

79 Graduates

Marketing

63 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

62 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

59 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

48 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

40 Graduates

Psychology, General

38 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

36 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

36 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

35 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

29 Graduates

Biology, General

22 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

22 Graduates

Manufacturing Engineering

18 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

17 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

16 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

14 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

13 Graduates

Public Health

13 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

12 Graduates

Economics

10 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

8 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

7 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

7 Graduates

Computer Systems Analysis

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,005

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

28%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

56%

US National: 44%

Female

44%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

74% White

2% Unknown

6% Black

3% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

11% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

15%

Out Of State

81%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,274 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 85% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

85%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,340/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,780/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,780/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Colonials

School Colors

blue, white, and red

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Northeast Conference

Total Male Athletes

218

Total Female Athletes

187

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

22

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Football

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by RMU. At RMU, $13,250 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at Robert Morris University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $6,780 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 56% male and 44% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$24,734

$27,125

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$257 - 282

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,243

Students Receiving Federal Grants

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,466

Students Receiving State Aid

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,553

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$15,916

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$22,603

$30K - $48K

$24,054

$48K - $75K

$22,687

$75K - $110K

$17,197

> $110K

$13,929

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,363,295

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$11,092,403

The financial aid department of Robert Morris University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Robert Morris University is around $16,833 and the federal grant is $5,780. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,412, while the institutional aid is $16,833. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Robert Morris University amount to $1,363,295 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $11,092,403.

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