Fast Facts

RWU Enrollment as of Fall Census, October 1, 2017

Undergraduate
*day students only

4,019

Undergraduate Continuing Studies

684

Graduate, Law & Professional

762

Average Class Size

19

Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio

14:1

 

 

Undergraduate Student Population

 

Male

47%

Female

53%

Freshman to Sophomore Retention Rate

79%

Six-year graduation rate (based on 2011 cohort)*
*national average is 54%, based on 2009 cohort

 

65%

 

 

Admission Deadlines

 

Early Action

November 1

  

 

  

Regular Decision

February 1

 

 

Academic Opportunities

 

Number of majors offered

51

Percentage of students who double major

6%

 

 

RWU 2016-2017 Costs

 

Average Tuition (New/Returning Students)

$31,152 / $29,976

School of Architecture Tuition (New/Returning Students)

$35,112 / $33,792

Average Room & Board

$15,564

  

Semester Fee

$962 per semester, $1,924 annually

Technology Fee

$130 per semester, $260 annually

Health Insurance Fee*

$2,332

*All undergraduate day students (residential and commuter), Master of Architecture students and international students on an F-1 or J-1 visa, must be covered by an adequate health insurance policy. Those who are covered under an existing health insurance plan may waive the University sponsored health insurance. 

 

 

Affordability as of Fall Census, October 1, 2017

 

Percentage of new students receiving financial aid

96%

Average new student financial aid package

$19,985

Average new student institutional grant

$13,516

Average student loan indebtedness*

*based on most recent graduating class, includes all federal and private loans

$44,225

 

 

FAFSA (Federal & State Aid) due date

(RWU School Code 003410)

 

Early Action amd Regular Decision

February 1

 

 

Student Life

 

Number of clubs and organizations

75

Recent On-Campus Entertainment: MKTO, Sammy Adams, Big Sean, Chiddy Bang, Bowling for Soup, Finish Ticket, Comedian Jeff Ross, Rhetta, Anthony Anderson

Percentage of students who live on campus

76%

Number of Varsity Sports

(NCAA Division III, ICSA, IHSA)

24