Rockhurst University

In the heart of Kansas City since 1910, Rockhurst University is dedicated to learning, leadership and service in the Jesuit tradition.

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In its 2020 Best Colleges rankings out today, U.S. News & World Report lists Rockhurst among the Best Universities in the Midwest Region, as well as one of the Best Values. The University was ranked No. 13 among Midwest regional universities, the highest-ranked institution in the Kansas City...


Students in Arrupe auditorium
September 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Arrupe Hall Auditorium
Rockhurst University Film Series: Todos lo saben ( Everybody Knows ), introduced by Leslie Merced, Ph.D., associate professor of Spanish. 7 p.m., Arrupe Hall auditorium, free admission. Register HERE Parking is available in the north parking garage (52nd St. and Troost Ave.) and in lots accessed...