Ride to the Rock

Don't miss the chance to learn everything you ever wanted to know about Rockhurst University and college life. Meet other prospective students as you Ride to the Rock to experience life at Rockhurst. You'll stay overnight in a residence hall with a current student and learn about admission, financial aid, different majors and college life. You'll also have opportunities to hear about Rockhurst athletics, explore extracurricular activities, tour the campus, meet with faculty from your area of academic interest and talk to current students about their Rockhurst experience.

Register today for Ride to the Rock

Register today for a Campus Visit

AUTUMN 2014

Sunday, Nov. 2
3 p.m.  Welcome 
3:30 p.m.  Campus tour 
5 p.m.   Leave for dinner and tour of Kansas City
8:30 p.m.   Free time with your room host

Monday, Nov. 3
8 a.m.   Breakfast (optional)
9 a.m.   Student life panel
10 a.m.  Meetings with faculty 
11 a.m.   Wrap-up
11:30 a.m. Athletic recruiting Q&A (optional) 
Noon  Pick up lunch and depart

What to Bring

You'll stay overnight in a residence hall with a current Rockhurst student, so plan to bring a sleeping bag, pillow, bath towel and any other personal items you will need. 

Transportation

Columbia/Jefferson City
You'll depart from McDonald's at I-70 and Highway 63 (Clark Lane) at 12:30 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 2. The bus will return at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3. The cost is $35.

Omaha
You'll depart from the Crossroads Mall (72nd and Dodge Street) from the parking lot near Barnes and Noble at 11 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 2. The bus will return to the same location between 3:30 and 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3. The cost is $35.

St. Louis
You'll depart from the Dillard's Parking lot at Chesterfield Mall (off Highway 40) at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 2. The bus will return to the same spot on Monday, Nov. 3,  between 4 and 4:30 p.m. The cost is $35.

Kansas City
Students from the Kansas City area are also welcome to attend. Please arrive on campus by 3 p.m. The cost is $25.

Want more information? 

Email our event office at admissionevents@rockhurst.edu or call 816-501-4012.