School Overview

Roger Williams University is a Private, 4 years college located in Bristol, Rhode Island. RWU ranked 8th in Rhode Island Colleges and 52nd in Federal Region I.
It has a total enrollment of 4,529 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. RWU's acceptance rate is 90.98% last year (undergraduate school).
Roger Williams University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
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AddressOne Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809-2921
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Roger Williams University is 90.98% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.50%. The application fees are $55 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
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Acceptance Rate90.98 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.50 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

RWU's 2022 tuition & fees is $37,355 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $18,406.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$37,355
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,406
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 4,529 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 379 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. RWU has 4,207 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 322 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students4,529
Undergraduate Students4,207
Graduate Students322
Online Enrollment379

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs113 Programs
Number of online programs15 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
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Weekend/Evening College
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