1,321
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,228
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
68
68%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Roberts Wesleyan College is a Comprehensive institution located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY  14624-1997
United States
Contact Mr. J. P. Anderson
Associate Vice President of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissions@roberts.edu
Phone: 585-594-6400
Fax: 585-594-6371

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Business, Management, And Marketing Related Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Biology Teacher Education Checkmark
Chemistry Teacher Education Checkmark
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
English As A Second/foreign Language (teaching) Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Pre-dentistry Studies Checkmark
Pre-pharmacy Studies Checkmark
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Environmental Chemistry Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
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Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Protective Services Related Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,330
Applied
916
Accepted
1,321
Enrolled
69%
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Female Admissions

881
Females Applied
627
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

449
Males Applied
289
Males Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2.7
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 20th September 1st Yes
Other early decision plan November 15th December 6th
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 570 520 620
SAT Math 565 520 610
ACT Composite 24 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

30,458
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Fees

1,110
Full-time student fees
10,620
Room & board
6,630
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

22,228
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,757
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
19,907
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,738
Avg. Loan Aid
11,437
Avg. Grant Aid
17,073
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
71%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,321
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
8%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.9%
Black or African American 9.16%
White or Caucasian 73.58%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.23%
Asian 2.27%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.15%
Two or more races 2.88%
Other 1.82%

Gender

Male (30.89%)
Female (69.11%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 61%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Spring Formal, LIVE (student variety show) and Homecoming/Parents and Friends Weekend

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Intramurals, Foot of the Cross, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Nursing Club and Drama Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
24-hour Resident Life staff on-call

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

249
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 90
Part-time - 159
Male - 100
Female - 149