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The University of Rochester

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

UR Address

ROCHESTER, NY14627--0011
General info:(585) 275-2121
Financial aid office:(585) 275-3226
Admissions office:(585) 275-3221
University Homepage

Tuition + UR Housing


UGrad Application Fee: $60
Grad Application Fee: $25

Tuition Prepaid: Yes
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:3709
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 6,130
# of Grad students: 4,704
Total Students: 10,834




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

92% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,862

29% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,429

92% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $11,583

63% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,784
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Financial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

MD Medical Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Recommended
Test EOFL Recommended

Special Credits

HS College Credit: No
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

36% men vs 36% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 7,291
Number of Women Applicants: 7,347
Number of Men Admitted: 2,646
Number of Women Admitted: 2,650

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Actuarial Science Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
• Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate
• Advanced General Dentistry Post-master's certificate
• Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences Other Post-master's certificate
• African-American/Black Studies
• American Sign Language
• Anthropology
• Applied Mathematics General
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology Teacher Education
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biophysics
• Biophysics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biostatistics
• Biotechnology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemical Engineering Other
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry Teacher Education
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Clinical Nurse Leader
• Clinical Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Cognitive Science
• Comparative Literature
• Computer Science
• Computer Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Conducting
• Conducting Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Critical Care Nursing
• Critical Care Nursing Phd(Professional practice)
• Critical Care Nursing Post-master's certificate
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Curriculum and Instruction Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Dental Clinical Sciences General
• Developmental and Child Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education Other
• Educational Administration and Supervision Other
• Educational Administration and Supervision Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Engineering General
• Engineering Science
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Environmental Science
• Environmental Studies
• Epidemiology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Experimental Psychology
• Experimental Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• French Language and Literature
• Genetics General
• Genetics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Geological/Geophysical Engineering
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Geology/Earth Science General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• German Language Teacher Education
• German Language and Literature
• Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
• International Relations and Affairs
• International Relations and Affairs Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Japanese Language and Literature
• Jazz/Jazz Studies
• Jazz/Jazz Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
• Keyboard Instruments
• Keyboard Instruments Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
• Laser and Optical Engineering
• Latin Teacher Education
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Linguistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling Post-master's certificate
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Materials Science
• Materials Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
• Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mathematics and Statistics Other
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Scientist
• Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Microbiological Sciences and Immunology Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Microbiology General
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Music General
• Music Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Music History Literature and Theory
• Music History Literature and Theory Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Performance General
• Music Performance General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Teacher Education
• Music Teacher Education Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Theory and Composition
• Music Theory and Composition Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Musicology and Ethnomusicology
• Musicology and Ethnomusicology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Musicology and Ethnomusicology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Neuroanatomy
• Neuroanatomy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Neurobiology and Anatomy
• Neurobiology and Anatomy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Neuroscience
• Neuroscience Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Nursing Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Optics/Optical Sciences
• Optics/Optical Sciences Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Post-master's certificate
• Orthodontics/Orthodontology Post-master's certificate
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics Post-master's certificate
• Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
• Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Phd(Professional practice)
• Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate
• Periodontics/Periodontology Post-master's certificate
• Pharmacology
• Pharmacology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Philosophy
• Philosophy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics Other
• Physics Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics Teacher Education
• Physiology General
• Physiology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Political Science and Government General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology Post-master's certificate
• Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
• Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate
• Psychology General
• Public Health General
• Public Health Other
• Reading Teacher Education
• Registered Nursing Nursing Administration Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Religious/Sacred Music Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Russian Language and Literature
• Russian Studies
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Social Sciences Other
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Spanish Language Teacher Education
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching General
• Statistics General
• Statistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Student Counseling and Personnel Services Other
• Student Counseling and Personnel Services Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
• Toxicology
• Toxicology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Visual and Performing Arts Other
• Visual and Performing Arts Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Voice and Opera
• Women's Studies

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