• Robert Morris University (RMU)

University Overview

Robert Morris University (RMU) is a private, doctoral university located in Moon, a suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The school was founded in 1921 and is named after Robert Morris, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, Articles of Confederation and financier of the American Revolution. It enrolls more than 4,000 undergraduates and more than 1,000 graduate students. It offers more than 60 bachelor's degree programs and more than 20 masters and doctoral programs. Most students are from the Pittsburgh area, while 17 percent of freshmen in 2014 were from outside Pennsylvania.


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University Feature

  • Ranked in 2018 US News & World Report “Best Colleges” at No. 183 among more than 300 national doctoral-granting universities
  • The first university in Pennsylvania to join the Amazon Web Service Academy and offer could computing certification curriculum
  • Ranked 19th in “Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans” by US. News & World Report
  • 95% placement in a job or graduate school within a year of graduation
  • 77% of graduates work in a professional or managerial position
  • One of only 16 universities in the country named a Center of Actuarial Excellence by the Society of Actuaries
  • Small size classroom for a better communication between teachers and the students
  • Located in one of the most livable cities in the world, Pittsburgh
  • Offers 49 undergraduate and 35 graduate degree programs, as well as three doctoral programs
  • Generous scholarship opportunities

University Intakes

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Scholarship and Funding

  • Liberty Scholarship

 The Liberty Scholarship is a $14,000 award based on 3.5-4.0 GPA. 

  • Independence Scholarship

 The Independence Scholarship is a $12,000 award based on GPA of 3.0-3.49.

  • Justice Scholarship

       The Justice Scholarship is an $8,000 award based on a CPA of 2.5-2.99.

  • Founders Scholarship

The Founders Scholarship is a $6,000 award based on a GPA of 2.0-2.49.