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


Rockhurst University Community Center Partners Celebrate
From young robot builders to neighborhood leaders — since 2002, these groups and more have called the Rockhurst University Community Center home. In 2016 alone, a variety of groups logged more than 1,700 hours at the center, hosting 485 meetings, an in-kind value of $180,495. Over the course of 15...


Two students lighting candles.
April 24, 2017 - 8:30am
Various campus locations
In a spirit of solemn remembrance, Rockhurst University invites you to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day – Yom HaShoah. The Midwest Center for Holocaust Education and Rockhurst University hope this day of reflection will encourage prayerful contemplation and compassionate action on the...