Housing Requirements

The office of Residence Life's goal is to provide a safe and pleasant environment for all our on-campus students.  We strive to provide opportunities for residents to develop connections with fellow community members.  Rockhurst University feels strongly about the on-campus living experience and believes it gives students an opportunity for continued leadership and learning.

Residential Living Requirements

Rockhurst University has a residency requirement that requires all full-time students to live with their parents or on campus unless they meet one or mroe of th following conditions:

  • Students classified as a junior have completed 60 hours post high school with at least a "C" average or who have lived on campus for four semesters
  • Students who are age 23 or older
  • Students who have completed active, full-time military service
  • Students who have a spouse or dependents living with them.

Fee Schedule
Housing and tution costs can be reviewed at Tuition and Fee.

Meal Plan Requirement
Students residing in a residence hall are required to purchase a meal plan each semester.  THV/OCH residents may choose from several options.  For more information visit Dining Services.

Accomodation Information

If you believe you require housing accomodations due to a documented disability-related condition, you need to discuss your situation with Sandy Waddell, Associate Dean of Students, Director for New Students, Retention and Access Services at 816.501.4489 or visit their site at Access Services.  Access services is responsible for providing services to students with disabilities and is available to consult with other areas of campus regarding ADA accessibility issues.    

We look forward to having you on campus.