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Rhodes College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

1,850 students

53% admitted

  • 1,716 full time
  • 5 part time
  • 732 men full time
  • 984 women full time
  • 4,302 applied
  • 2,295 admitted
  • 578 enrolled

1,696 Undergraduates

$37,782 tuition/year

  • 18 Graduates
  • 7 Non-Degree
  • $37,782 out of state
  • $310 fees
  • $9,504 room & board
  • $1,125 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Presbyterian Church (USA)
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Lynx
School Colors: Red, black, and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Richard from Frisco, TX
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  • Rhodes College is a four year liberal arts college in Memphis Tennessee that challenges students both academically and morally. The college offers many sought after courses, such as Biology and…

  • May-21-2012 Read More
  • a rising sophmore
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  • a very well-managed and planned out college. the security is great and surprising enough - the food is great!…

  • Jan-26-2012 Read More
  • Taylor from Memphis, TN
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  • Rhodes is a small, private liberal arts college in a big city. Not many other schools can provide an intimate learning environment, an all the opportunities of a big city.…

  • Dec-08-2012 Read More
  • Current Student
  • 0
  • Rhodes College is definitely a small liberal arts institution where everyone has fun and gets their work done. Classes are challenging and will prepare anyone for their post-graduate studies/careers on…

  • Jun-01-2012 Read More
  • prospective student
  • 0
  • Rhodes is a beautiful school with extremely nice, smart, and outstanding individuals. Very safe campus, and has a very strong pre-med program. I hope to be able to attend.…

  • Jun-08-2013 Read More
Mission Statement

Rhodes College aspires to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world. We will achieve our aspiration through four strategic imperatives:

Student Access
To attract and retain a talented, diverse student body and engage these students in a challenging, inclusive and culturally-broadening college experience.
Student Learning
To ensure our faculty and staff have the talent, the time and the resources to inspire and involve our students in meaningful study, research and service.
Student Engagement
To enhance student opportunities for learning in Memphis.
Student Inspiration
To provide a residential place of learning that inspires integrity and high achievement through its beauty, its emphasis on values, its Presbyterian history, and its heritage as a leader in the liberal arts and sciences.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Freshman
  • May-13-2011 I am a current student here

    There is so much going on at Rhodes. We host events for the community, including a carnival day called Rites of Play, and an Easter egg hunt. There are also many social events from lectures to concerts that are held on campus.

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  • 5
  • Akosua
  • May-12-2011 I am a current student here

    I am having a great time here. I have made lots of friends and there is plenty to do both on-campus and off-campus. The classes and professors are very interesting and enjoyable.

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