College to Consider

University of Rochester– located in Rochester, NY

Fun Facts about University of Rochester

  • STEM students make up 50% of the academic population
  • 7 schools make up the University of Rochester: Arts & Sciences, Engineering, Eastman School of Music, Medicine/Dentistry, Nursing, Business and Education
  • When filling a class, Rochester seeks “cool nerds” who are interested in global issues and research
  • Offer a unique undergraduate curriculum where students build their own program of study. No general education requirements and no traditional “core” curriculum”
  • Rochester meets 100% of demonstrated financial need
  • Demonstrated Interest (DI) is very important in the admissions process. Interviews are strongly encouraged and participation in summer programs is used as a way for students to show DI. University of Rochester filled 36% of the Class of 2023 through Early Decision
  • Mid 50% SAT for accepted students 1280-1480;  Mid 50% ACT for accepted students 29-33
  • Student population is 30% international
  • 23 varsity teams compete in the Liberty League and UAA at the NCAA Division III level. Go Yellowjackets!