Rockhurst University in Kansas City

Learning, Leadership and Service in the Jesuit Tradition

97%
of alumni report being employed or accepted into grad school within 6 months of graduation.
70+
academic programs offer breadth and depth to feed your interests!
23%
RU graduates earn 23% higher median salaries than their peers.
Nico Leon sits on a bench on the tennis courts.
The academics from Rockhurst are insanely amazing. I’ve made, by far, the best decision by coming here.
Nico Leon | Accounting and Finance ‘20
Rockhurst prepared me ethically and morally and helped me keep my values and faith at the forefront of everything I was doing. Rockhurst kept me strong during some lows and highs, and helped prepare me for my future.
Jessica Shea | Business Administration ‘13
Jessica Shea in front of Arrupe Hall

TOP STORIES

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Helzberg School of Management exterior
March 12, 2019
Two top MBA specialty areas in the Helzberg School of Management continue to be ranked alongside the best business schools in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools rankings for 2020. The Helzberg School’s management MBA is ranked No. 18, tied with the New York University’s Stern School of Business and the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and...

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Beakers
March 11, 2019
If you’re a chemist looking to analyze the amount of sodium in drinking water, magnesium in windshield glass, or iron in breakfast cereal, you’ll likely...

EVENTS

Child trying on prosthetic arm
March 23, 2019 - 12:15pm
Greenlease Library (Lower Level)
We invite you to this Open House to hear more about this exciting new program, meet faculty and admissions staff, and tour the on-campus STEAM...
Women holding a discussion
March 25, 2019 - 2:00pm
Campus Ministry Center
Ladies in Faith Together provides opportunities for the women of Rockhurst to enjoy faith-sharing, friendship, prayer and laughter. These gatherings are open to all women...

Upcoming Events

March 26, 2019 - 4:00pm
Arrupe Auditorium
March 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
Party Barn
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