Why Choose RMU?
You will be unstoppable.
You have extraordinary potential. Not only do we see it, we’re uniquely able to help you achieve it. At Robert Morris, we take your success seriously. And personally. We make sure you have everything you need to thrive, from in-demand, rigorous programs to accessible and supportive faculty to professional internships and experiences. Here, you’ll be transformed. You’ll be empowered. You will be unstoppable.
Keeping College Within Reach
90%of RMU students receive ﬁnancial aid
The cost of a college degree shouldn’t stop you from achieving your goals. To make sure it doesn’t, RMU oﬀers scholarships, grants, and work study programs. It’s our commitment to aﬀordable high-quality education that earned RMU a “Best Value Schools” ranking from U.S. News & World Report. And it’s why we’re one of the most aﬀordable private universities in Pennsylvania today.
83%of freshman live on campus
Located just 17 miles from downtown Pittsburgh, RMU’s campus is spacious, wooded and safe. Here’ll you’ll meet students from across the country and around the world. Take part in any of our 120+ clubs and organizations, or start one of your own. Cheer on our 16 D-1 teams. And build a college life full of new experiences, friendships, and opportunities.
80%of students complete an academic internship
Pittsburgh is more than the sum of its parts. It’s a vibrant nightlife and cultural scene, world-class restaurants, breathtaking scenery, thrilling pro sports teams — combined with a web of corporate connections to launch your career.
85%of students say professors made it exciting to learn
Professors who know you by name and care about your future. Small class sizes, not cavernous lecture halls. Faculty who put teaching first. Put them together and you have a proven key to success in college.
Flexible Learning Options
Promote yourself at your convenience. Rated top 10% of U.S. News & World Report Best Online bachelor’s degree programs. Professional certificates, and customizable programs for executive education.
With 15 NCAA Division I men’s and women’s teams, Colonials fans always have a chance to show their spirit. Plus club sports and intramurals for the athlete in everyone.