Tool December 2016

Best Values in Colleges

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University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)


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University of Rochester is ranked 30 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges and is ranked 99 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 72%
Applicants who took ACT 41%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+28%
600-69943%
600+71%

SAT Math Score

700+50%
600-69936%
600+86%

ACT Score

30-3666%
24-2932%
24+98%

Students applied17,766
Students admitted5,762
Admission rate32%

Students per faculty10

4-year graduation rate74%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$49,260
Fees$882
Room and board$14,890
Estimated book expense$1,310
Total cost$66,342

Cost after need-based aid$28,875
Cost after non-need-based aid$52,571

Average debt at graduation$30,873

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$56,400

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met95%
Average need-based aid$37,467
Average non-need-based aid$13,771

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment6,304

Full-Time

Men3,077
Women2,969

Part-Time

Men73
Women185

Freshmen retained96%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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