About Roger Williams University

Roger Williams University is a Private, 4 years college located in Bristol, Rhode Island. Roger Williams University ranked 7th in Rhode Island Colleges and 21st in Federal Region I.
It has a total enrollment of 4,702 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The acceptance rate at Roger Williams University is 86.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Roger Williams University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
Contact Information
AddressOne Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809-2921
Admission Information
Online Applicationwww.commonapp.org/
Financial Aidhttps://www.rwu.edu/undergraduate/admission-aid/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://rwu.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.rwu.edu/uc/about-uc/military-students
Disability Servicehttps://www.rwu.edu/undergraduate/academics/student-academic-success/student-accessibility-services
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 86.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.00%. The application fees are $55 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate86.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

The 2022 tuition & fees at Roger Williams University is $39,594 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $18,406.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$39,594
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,406
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 4,702 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 150 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. RWU has 4,346 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 356 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students4,702
Undergraduate Students4,346
Graduate Students356
Online Enrollment150

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs102 Programs
Number of online programs21 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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