Success starts here.

A Rockhurst University education is an education for life.


Admission to Rockhurst ignites a lifelong love of learning.


Take the next steps and submit your application, visit our beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, campus or simply learn more about Rockhurst life after acceptance, enrollment and beyond!

Paola Rodriguez sits on a hammock on campus.

I truly feel that I was meant to be here, and that this place chose me.

– Paola Rodriguez | Psychology ‘21


At Rockhurst University, we strive for excellence in and outside the classroom through learning, leadership and service.

98 % of alumni report being employed or accepted into grad school within 6 months of graduation.

70 + academic programs offer breadth and depth to feed your interests!

23 % RU graduates earn 23% higher median salaries than their peers.

We offer financial support to all of our students, making a Rockhurst education accessible and affordable.

Tuition & Financial Aid

$ 30 Million Awarded

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Rockhurst University awards more than $30 million in scholarships and financial aid each year. Let's see what your costs might look like. Enter your ACT or SAT score, then your GPA, and hit 'CALCULATE.'


Commitment to Service

At Rockhurst, we consider it our mission to empower students to use their unique gifts and talents for the promotion of equality, inclusivity and social justice.

Get involved in a Rockhurst service-immersion trip to U.S. or international locations

As one of 27 Jesuit colleges or universities in the U.S., RU emphasizes education of the whole person

Rockhurst students spend 30,000+ hours in service each year in our community and beyond

Upcoming Graduate Events

Sedwick Hall
May 2, 2024 - 7:00pm
Learn the value of a Jesuit education at Rockhurst University. Meet with faculty and currents students in the OTD program to receive key information at this virtual session. Register here .