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Roger Williams University (RWU) is a private institution with the main campus located in Bristol, Rhode Island, and another campus in downtown Providence, Rhode Island's capital city. RWU offers a wide range of bachelor's degree programs through its nine academic schools including: Mario J. Gabelli School of Business; Feinstein School of Humanities, Arts and Education; Division of University Studies; and School of Law.
  • Average Tuition USD 36,648
  • Acceptance Rate 82%
  • Students 4,447
  • International Students 2.59%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 54,349
  • Intakes August, January
  • Application Deadline February 1,November 1
  • Transfer yes
  • Campus Setting Suburban

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School Description

Roger Williams University (RWU) is home to over 6,000 students. Students can choose from a wide range of bachelor's degree programs including: Aquaculture and Aquarium Science; Communication and Media Studies; Cybersecurity and Networking; Foreign Languages; and Journalism. RWU provides excellent education through its state-of-the-art facilities such as modern classrooms, high-tech laboratories, smart-board technology, library, and student lounges. With over 70 clubs and organizations and 23 varsity sports on-campus, RWU students have endless opportunities. RWU integrates classroom-based theory with practical experiences through internships and service learning opportunities. First-year students are offered safe and comfortable on-campus accommodation at the Cedar, Maple, Willow, and Stonewall Terrace halls where 75% of the students reside. Students are offered meal plans that can be enjoyed in RWU's dining halls and other restaurants across campus.
  • 01RWU is ranked 43rd in U.S News and World Report's "Best Regional Universities North" rankings for 2019.
  • 0296% of RWU's students receive financial assistance every year.
  • 03RWU promotes a student-centered learning environment through its 14:1 student to faculty ratio and average class size of 19 students.

Bachelor Programs

  • 1 Old Ferry Rd, Bristol, RI 02809, United States
    USD 36,648 Tuition Fee

    Accountancy

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • 1 Old Ferry Rd, Bristol, RI 02809, United States
    USD 36,648 Tuition Fee

    American Studies

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of American history, society, literature, and culture  

  • 1 Old Ferry Rd, Bristol, RI 02809, United States
    USD 36,648 Tuition Fee

    Anthropology

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biolog more
  • 1 Old Ferry Rd, Bristol, RI 02809, United States
    USD 40,944 Tuition Fee

    Architecture

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to pursue a higher education or career in Architecture. The program offers courses that focus on the study of architectura more

Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 591
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 422

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • TOEFL Not required
  • IELTS Not required
  • SAT Not required
  • ACT Not required

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    International students can be eligible for merit-based institutional scholarships including the RWU International Merit Scholarship worth up to $22,500. If eligibility requirements are met, scholarships can be renewed for the succeeding years of study.

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    Established in 1956

    Students from Roger Williams University have an above average median earning of $47,200 after 10 years.

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