What does the typical Rose-Hulman freshman look like? Well, in 2016…

  • 4,241 applications were received for admission for the 2016 freshman class
  • Median Class Rank (percentile): Top 7%
  • 54 ranked in the top three positions of their high school classes (of schools that report rank)
  • 166 women are in the freshman class
  • 268 participated in community service
  • 199 participated in vocal or instrumental music
  • 120 participated on academic teams
  • 225 played varsity sports
  • Median SAT: 600 critical reading, 700 math
  • Median ACT: 30 English, 32 math
  • 54 students have scored an 800 on the mathematics portion of the SAT or a perfect 36 on the math ACT
  • 161 Indiana residents; 303 out of state; 80 international students
  • 104 attended Operation Catapult