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Fast Facts

RWU Enrollment

Undergraduate
*day students only

3,875

Undergraduate Continuing Studies

541

Graduate, Law & Professional

741

Average Class Size

19

Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio

14:1

 

 

Undergraduate Student Population

 

Male

50%

Female

50%

Freshman to Sophomore Retention Rate

83%

Six-year graduation rate (national average is 56%)

63%

 

 

Admission Deadlines

 

Early Action I

November 1

   

Early Action II

December 1

   

Regular Decision

February 1

 

 

Academic Opportunities

 

Number of majors offered

43

Percentage of students who double major

10%

 

 

RWU 2014-2015 Costs

 

Average Tuition

$29,976

School of Architecture Tuition

$33,792

Average Room & Board

$14,546

   

Semester Fee

$1,774

Health Insurance Fee*

$1,189

*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

 

Percentage of new students receiving financial aid

95%

Average new student financial aid package

$20,035

Average new student institutional grant

$12,963

Average student loan indebtedness

(includes all federal and private loans)

$39,049

 

 

CSS Profile (Institutional Aid) form due dates

 

Early Action and Regular Decision
(School Code 3729)

January 1

 

 

FAFSA (Federal & State Aid) due date

(RWU School Code 003410)

 

Early Action amd Regular Decision

February 1

 

 

Student Life

 

Number of clubs and organizations

70+

Recent On-Campus Entertainment: Lupe Fiasco, Third Eye Blind, Busta Rhymes, Parachute, Gym Class Heroes and Guster

Percentage of students who live on campus

63%

Number of Varsity Sports

(NCAA Division III, ICSA, IHSA)

22