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


Student and Professor Talk
Transferring to Rockhurst University has become much simpler for students who have earned an Associate of Arts degree from an accredited community college. Rockhurst now accepts an Associate of Arts degree in lieu of completing the core curriculum requirements at the University. The new program...


Tom Gallagher sitting in a chair
September 26, 2016 - 7:30pm
Arrupe Hall Auditorium
Tom Gallagher, attorney, business executive and contributor to the National Catholic Reporter, will discuss “Contemplation in Action in the Life of Mother Teresa of Calcutta.” Gallagher’s lecture coincides with the occasion of Mother Teresa’s canonization earlier in...