207 Parker Hall - 1870 Miner Circle Rolla, MO 65409-0910 -
http://www.umr.edu admissions@umr.edu
About University of Missouri-Rolla
  • Year of Foundation 1870
  • Size of Campus 284 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,313
  • App. Deadlines July 1
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 7,889 in-state, 18,155 out-of-state
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 35
The University of Missouri System is a state university system providing centralized administration for four universities, a health care system, an extension program, five research and technology parks, and a publishing press. More than 73,000 students are currently enrolled at its four campuses. The health care system operates several hospitals and clinics in central Missouri, while the extension program provides distance learning and other educational initiatives statewide.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 21
  • Percent students who are frat members 25%
  • Number of honor societies 28 total. Alpha Chi Sigma, Alpha Iota Delta, Alpha Nu Sigma, Alpha Sigma Mu, Blue Key, Chi Epsilon, Eta Kappa Nu, Kappa Kappa Psi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Keramos, National Residence Hall Honorary, Omega Chi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alph
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) 14 total. Baptist Student Union, Catholic Newman Center, Christian Campus Fellowship, Christian Science Organization, Common Call Campus Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Jewish Student Association, Koinonia, Latt
  • Other on-campus organizations 3%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 24%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) 15 total. African Students Association, Arab Students Club, Association of Black Students, Chinese Students & Scholars, Chinese Students Association, India Association, International Students Club, Korean Students Associati
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 21
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 18
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Blue Key Block Party, St. Pat's Weekend, Homecoming, Greek Week, International Students Day, Family Weekend, Campus Performing Arts Series.
  • Distance to nearest bus Rolla, MO (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport St. Louis, MO (100), Springfield,MO (100)
  • Distance to nearest train Jefferson City, MO (45)
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 8%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 3%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (58%), women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing (10%), fraternity housing (25%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (2%), special housing for disabled students (1%), cooperative housing (1%), other housing op
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 32
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 41%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • Number of students using college housing 58%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 9%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Student Design Competition Center (includes 9 interdisciplinary competitive teams: Advanced Aero-Vehicle,Baja, Concrete Canoe, Formula SAE Racing, Human Powered Vehicle, Robotics, Solar Car, Solar House, Steel Bridge & Timber Bridge), Stoneghenge, Milleniu
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all colle
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,318
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 96
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 800
  • Number Of Microforms 559,563
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,951
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 800
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 2,980
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,500
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Extensive, collection of USGS Maps; 1904 St. Louis World's Fair Mineral Specimens; Western Historical Manuscript Collection; and UMR Archives
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 551,450
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,296
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 52%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Anheuser-Busch; Gamin International; GM; Boeing; Schlumberger; SBC; Burns & McDonnell; Cerner Corp; ExxonMobil; Honeywell; Raytheon Systems; Rinker Materials; US Army Corps of Engineers; and Missouri Department of Transportation (MODOT)
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 21%