800 West Avon RoadRochester Hills, MI 48307 248-218-2031
http://www.rc.edu admissions@rc.edu
About Rochester College
  • Year of Foundation 1959
  • Size of Campus 83 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Church of Christ
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,049
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 14% out-of-state
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $9,462
  • Room and Board $5,342
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. -
Rochester College is committed to academic excellence. The College is accredited by the North Central Association of the Higher Learning Commission. Undergraduate concentrations in its Integrated Learning Model emphasize the importance of a liberal arts curriculum that models and teaches scholarly research, critical thinking, and effective communication skills in all fields of study. Rochester College affirms and models social justice and servant leadership. Students, faculty, and staff interact to create a healthy environment of mutual respect. As people in preparation for a lifetime of growth and service, we participate in lively academic debate around important issues of our time. Rochester College cultivates academic excellence, principled character, servant leadership, and global awareness through a rigorous educational experience that integrates liberal arts and professional studies within an inclusive Christian heritage.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Psi Chi, Delta Psi Omega, Students In Free Enterprise
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) IMAGE
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Student Action Diversity Committee
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 10%
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Number of frats 3
  • Number of sororities 3
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Chapel (daily, required), The Offering (weekly student-led worship, voluntary), Warriors and Lady Warriors intercollegiate athletics, Celebration (student-produced musical variety show), Homecoming, Rochester College Theatre, Dinner at Six (student/profess
  • Percent students who are frat members 10%
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Distance to nearest bus Pontiac (15)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Detroit (40), Flint (45)
  • Distance to nearest train Pontiac (15)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 24%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 40%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (50%), men's dorms (45%), apartments for married students (4%), apartment for single students (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 95%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 5%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 60%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms 21,868
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 63
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number of e-books 11,521
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 400
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 388
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 45,997
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 56
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,566
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Museums Collection of historic Detroit area Church of Christ artifacts and documents.
  • Number Of Subscriptions 202
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Library Facilities N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years 95%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 80%
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 22%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 90%
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village