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Latin: Universitas Rockhurstensis
Former names
Rockhurst College (1910–98)
MottoSapientia Aedificavit Sibi Domum'(Latin)
Motto in English
Wisdom has built herself a home
TypePrivate
Established1910; 110 years ago (1910)
Religious affiliation
Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
Academic affiliations
Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
EndowmentUS $34.7 million[1]
PresidentRev. Thomas Curran, SJ
Students2,980 (Fall 2019)[2]
Undergraduates2,208
Postgraduates835
Location, ,
United States
CampusUrban 55 acres (22.3 ha)
ColorsBlue      and      White[3]
NicknameHawks
Sporting affiliations
NCAA Division IIGLVC
Sports14 varsity sports teams[4]
(6 men's and 8 women's)
MascotHawk
Websitewww.rockhurst.edu
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Rockhurst University is a private Jesuit university in Kansas City, Missouri. Founded in 1910 as Rockhurst College, Rockhurst University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. It enrolled 2,980 students in 2019.[2]

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