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

Learn what makes Rockhurst University unique, from our outstanding academic tradition to our rich history.


Led by our President the Rev. Thomas B. Curran, S.J., Rockhurst University is rooted in the Jesuit mission.

Core Values Video


Boston Marathon
In 1966, Dave Biersmith,’ 58, entered the Boston Marathon for the first time, one of only 425 official entrants in one of the oldest and most revered running events in the United States. This year, he went back — one of approximately 30,000 contestants in Monday’s contest —...


Works by Rockhurst’s visual arts minors will be presented in an exhibit juried by Kansas City artists Grant Miller and Marcus Cain.
April 29, 2016 - 12:00pm
Greenlease Gallery
The Greenlease Gallery of Art presents an exhibition of student works as part of the university’s week-long celebration—Festival of Student Achievement. Each year, the festival highlights student research, scholarship and the visual and performing arts. Works by Rockhurst’s visual...