The Rockefeller University

The Rockefeller University Ranking

country rank: 277
world rank: 678

University Overview

The Rockefeller University ranking was established in 1901 and is a non-profit private higher education organization situated in the urban environment of New York City (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). The Rockefeller University ranking is a limited (Topuniversitieslist registration range: under-250 students) coeducational US higher education college that is officially approved by the New York State Board of Regents. The Rockefeller University provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 119-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment program focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Students at Rockefeller University have access to a library, accommodation, financial assistance and/or grants, and administrative resources, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

The Rockefeller University Ranking

University Identity

Name The Rockefeller University
Founded 1901
Motto Scientia pro bono humani generis Science for the Benefit of Humanity

University Location

Address 1230 York Avenue New York City 10065-6399 New York United States
Tel +1 (212) 327 8000
Fax +1 (212) 327 7974

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
Not reported 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 1230 York Avenue, Box 177 New York City 10065 (212) 327 7250

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Rockefeller University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 44,687 physical volumes, 34 physical media, 2,536 digital/electronic medium and 13 licensed digital/electronic databases. Rockefeller University's library has 1 branch.
Housing Yes The Rockefeller University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 238 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Independent Research Institutes (AIRI)

Social Media

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