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Fast Facts

RWU Enrollment as of Fall Census, October 1, 2015

Undergraduate
*day students only

3,931

Undergraduate Continuing Studies

624

Graduate, Law & Professional

623

Average Class Size

19

Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio

14:1

 

 

Undergraduate Student Population

 

Male

48%

Female

52%

Freshman to Sophomore Retention Rate

81%

Six-year graduation rate (based on 2009 cohort)*
*national average is 54%, based on 2008 cohort

 

64%

 

 

Admission Deadlines

 

Early Action I

November 1

   

Early Action II

December 1

   

Regular Decision

February 1

 

 

Academic Opportunities

 

Number of majors offered

49

Percentage of students who double major

7%

 

 

RWU 2015-2016 Costs

 

Average Tuition

$29,976

School of Architecture Tuition

$33,792

Average Room & Board

$15,412

   

Semester Fee

$912 per semester, $1,824 annually

Health Insurance Fee*

$1,961

*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, 2015

 

Percentage of new students receiving financial aid

96%

Average new student financial aid package

$23,900

Average new student institutional grant

$13,370

Average student loan indebtedness*

*based on most recent Spring 2016 graduating class, includes all federal and private loans

$36,185

 

 

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, Guster, Chiddy Bang, MKTO and Sammy Adams

Percentage of students who live on campus

75%

Number of Varsity Sports

(NCAA Division III, ICSA, IHSA)

24