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Roger Williams University

Roger Williams University

One Old Ferry Rd
Bristol, RI 02809-2923
(401) 253-1040

Founded in 1956, Roger Williams University is a 4-year institution. This school is located in the suburbs of Bristol, Rhode Island. This liberal arts college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island. This mid-sized school offers seven certificates, three associates level degrees, 41 bachelors level degrees, and six masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 4,680 students sought degrees from the 46 programs at this school. RWU offers subjects such as political science and healthcare administration. RWU is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 2 liberal arts colleges in Rhode Island.

Admission

8,804 students applied to this liberal arts college in 2010. Roger WIlliams admitted approximately 78% of applicants or 6,955 students. About 54% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

8,804 students applied to this liberal arts college in 2010. Roger WIlliams admitted approximately 78% of applicants or 6,955 students. About 54% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 79%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 80%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 78%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 4,680 students were enrolled at this school.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 4,680 students were enrolled at this school.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2387
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2293
  • Undergraduate Male: 2198
  • Undergraduate Female: 2112
  • Graduate Male: 163
  • Graduate Female: 207
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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