Tuition and Aid
CAN I AFFORD ROBERTS?
Students from all economic backgrounds
have joined the Roberts community.
Household income distribution for 2016-17 freshmen receiving financial aid.
WHAT DOES ROBERTS COST?
Cost for the 2018-2019 academic year
...but less than 2% of students pay this amount.
Lowest private college tuition in Rochester
Last year, Roberts students saved an average of 11% off tuition and fees compared with the typical 4-year private college.
available no matter your family
The average financial aid package for incoming freshmen was $22,167 last year.
dream job, whether in NYS or
When you find a job you are passionate about, you can accept it no matter where it takes you. You can also choose to serve others, around the world, for a few years post-graduation. Do what you love without any restrictions holding you back.
Career planning starts your first year and is part of your academic planning and experience. We will help with internship preparation and experiences. And we have alumni who are mentors to you too!
Compared to College Board data
WHAT WILL I ACTUALLY PAY?
Your College Costs
Based on average federal, state and Roberts grants and scholarships for freshmen last year.
STICKER PRICE - SCHOLARSHIPS - GRANTS - LOANS = ACTUAL COST
Let's look at some ways to cut that cost!
Free money you've earned for your accomplishments.
Roberts awards thousands in grants each year based on need.
Money you pay back after graduation
average financial aid package for incoming freshmen last year
million awarded in financial aid last year
different scholarships and grants for new students
of undergrad students who file FAFSA receive financial aid
HOW MUCH WILL I HAVE TO PAY BACK?
average student loan debt for Roberts undergrads
1 in 5
of Roberts students graduated with no debt at all
Based on graduates who came to Roberts as first-time, full-time freshmen.
SO HOW DO I PAY IT BACK?
Graduating from Roberts leads to success, but don't
take our word for it. Take a look at the numbers.
of students received a job offer before graduation
graduates share their success stories
IT'S NOT ALL ABOUT THE MONEY
Hear how students like you were able to afford Roberts and discover their calling.
Location. Location. Location.
70% of students complete an internship and have the opportunity to leverage Rochester's rich opportunities.
The Rochester region was ranked sixth-best among the 30 mid-size metro areas for college students by American Institute for Economic Research. Check it out!
Finally, we are fully accredited and our programs are recognized nationally.
TAKE THE NEXT STEPS
Employment information based on respondent data reported in the Roberts Wesleyan College Career Services Annual Report