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Planning Ahead

Your experience at Rose‑Hulman will set the course for the rest of your life. Here are steps you can take to prepare for this exciting time!

Start Preparing Now!

It's never too early to start preparing to apply to Rose-Hulman. 

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Explore Engineering

Explore Engineering is a middle and high school program designed to inspire a love for engineering.

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Get ready for Rose-Hulman

Find out what you need to take in high school to meet our application requirements.

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Earn College Credits in High School!

Vastly expand your opportunities and fields of study at Rose-Hulman by knocking out some college credits while still in high school. Get a jump start on college now!

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Operation Catapult

Come to Rose-Hulman the summer before your senior year in high school and spend two weeks in a fun and exciting engineering experience. Operation Catapult is something you’ll never forget!

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Financial Planning

If you’re right for Rose-Hulman, we can make your education affordable. But there are ways to begin preparing now.

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Programs & Tours

To really know Rose-Hulman, you have to visit our campus. That’s why we offer multiple options to visit. Check us out in person and see where you’ll fit in!

Lisa Norton

Lisa Norton

Lisa Norton has served as Dean of Admissions since 2013. She supervises a staff of professionals that process more than 5,000 applications for each freshman class; coordinate hundreds of college fairs, high school, and campus visits; and contact prospective students through publications, calls, e-mails, and social media.

Norton earned the President’s Outstanding Service award in 2013. She has been an officer for the Indiana Association of College Admissions Counseling, including serving as president.