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Encyclopedia > Robert Morris University
Robert Morris University
Motto Imbibo iam caput mal laxus
Established 1921
Type Private, nonsectarian
President Gregory G. Dell'Omo
Faculty 241
Undergraduates 3,500
Postgraduates 1,500
Location Moon Township, Pennsylvania USA
Campus setting Suburban, 230 acres (931,000 m²)
Athletics 13 teams
Colors Blue and white
Mascot Colonial
Website www.rmu.edu

Robert Morris University is a private co-educational college founded in 1921. Named after Robert Morris, RMU offers more than 30 bachelor's and 14 post-graduate degree programs. It is located on a 230 acre (931,000 m²) campus in Moon Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Pittsburgh, and has a satellite campus in downtown Pittsburgh. A motto is a phrase or a short list of words meant to formally describe the general motivation or intention of a social group or organization. ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Private schools, or independent schools, are schools not administered by local or national government, which retain the right to select their student body and are funded in whole or in part by charging their students tuition rather than with public (state) funds. ... A faculty is a division within a university. ... In some educational systems, an undergraduate is a post-secondary student pursuing a Bachelors degree. ... Cambridge University professors wearing academic regalia in a degree ceremony procession. ... Moon Township is a township located along the Ohio River in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. ... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 33rd 119,283 km² 255 km 455 km 2. ... Housing subdivision near Union, Kentucky, a suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio. ... School colors are the colors chosen by a school to represent it on uniforms and other items of identification. ... Mascots at the Mascot Olympics in Orlando, Florida. ... In general, the word colonial means of or relating to a colony. In United States history, the term Colonial is used to refer to the period before US independence. ... The front page of the English Wikipedia Website. ... Robert Morris, Jr. ... Moon Township is a township located along the Ohio River in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. ... City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ...


Robert Morris sports teams are nicknamed the Colonials. The school colors are blue and white. The Colonials compete in NCAA Division I (Division I-AA in football). The men's and women's ice hockey teams are members of the College Hockey America conference, while all other sports are sponsored by the Northeast Conference (Men's lacrosse and women's rowing are both independent). The basketball team plays in the Sewall Center and the football team will soon play in the newly constructed Joe Walton Stadium. The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often said NC-Double-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... College Hockey America is a college athletic conference with teams ranging geographically from New York and Alabama to Colorado. ... The Northeast Conference (NEC) is a college athletic conference which operates in the northeastern United States. ...


Prior to 2002, it was known as Robert Morris College, but it is not related to Robert Morris College in Chicago, Illinois. Robert Morris College is an Illinois based college that has its main campus in Chicago. ... Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Official website: http://egov. ...


Robert Morris University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Current enrollment is approximately 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students.


On May 20, 2005, university officials announced that Gregory G. Dell'Omo, an administrator at St. Joseph's University, had been chosen to replace longtime president Edward Nicholson. Dell'Omo was installed as president on August 1, 2005. 20 May is the 140th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (141st in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Saint Josephs University is a private, co-educational Roman Catholic university in the United States. ... August 1 is the 213th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (214th in leap years), with 152 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


External links

  • Robert Morris University official website
  • Colonials christen Joe Walton Stadium


Pittsburgh area colleges and universities
Pittsburgh area major universities:
Art Institute of Pittsburgh | California University | Carlow University | Carnegie Mellon University | Duquesne University | Indiana University of Pennsylvania | Penn State University (Beaver) | Penn State University (New Kensington) | Point Park University | Robert Morris University | Seton Hill University | Slippery Rock University | University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh area smaller colleges:

Chatham College | Geneva College | La Roche College | Penn State University(McKeesport) | Penn State University (Fayette) | St. Vincent College | University of Pittsburgh (Greensburg) | Washington & Jefferson College | Waynesburg College | Westminster College City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ... The Art Institute of Pittsburgh was founded in 1921 and is the oldest and most storied of the Art Institutes throughout North America, serving as the headquarters for the others. ... California University of Pennsylvania, founded in 1852, is one of the universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. ... Carlow University is a Catholic university founded in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on September 24th, 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy from Carlow, Ireland. ... Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University is a private research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Indiana University of Pennsylvania (or IUP) is a public university in Indiana, Pennsylvania near Pittsburgh. ... Penn State University (Beaver) is the branch campus of Penn State University in the western suburbs of Pittsburgh. ... Penn State University is a branch campus of Penn State University located in the northern suburbs of Pittsburgh. ... Point Park University is a liberal arts university located in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... Seton Hill University is a small liberal arts university in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. ... Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (also known as The Rock or SRU) is an American university, and a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. ... The University of Pittsburgh is a state-related, doctoral/research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ... Chatham College is a small (1,200 undergraduate and graduate students) liberal arts college located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvanias neighborhood Squirrel Hill . ... Geneva College was the original name of Hobart College in Geneva, New York. ... LaRoche College (or La Roche College) is a private college in McCandless, Pennsylvania, just outside Pittsburgh. ... Penn State University(McKeesport) is a branch campus of Penn State University offering bachelor degrees. ... Penn State University (Fayette) is a branch campus of Penn State University offering bachelor degrees. ... St. ... University of Pittsburgh (Greensburg) is a branch campus of the University of Pittsburgh offereing bachelor degrees in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh. ... Washington and Jefferson College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college located in Washington, Pennsylvania. ... Waynesburg College is located in the Pittsburgh suburb of Waynesburg. ... Westminster College is a four year liberal arts college located in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania. ...

Pittsburgh area specialty schools:
Community College of Allegheny County | Duff's Business Institute | Pennsylvania Institute of the Culinary Arts | Pittsburgh Flight Training Center | Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics | Pittsburgh Institute of the Mortuary Sciences | Pittsburgh Technical Institute | Pittsburgh Youth Ballet | Triangle Tech | Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry


Community College of Allegheny County, or CCAC as it is offically abbreviated, is a community college in the United States primarily serving Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. ... Duffs Business Institute is a technical school based in Pittsburgh USA. Category: ‪Universities and colleges in Pennsylvania‬ ... Pennsylvania Institute of the Culinary Arts is a technical school located in Pittsburgh USA. Category: ‪Universities and colleges in Pennsylvania‬ ... The Pittsburgh Flight Training Center (PFTC), located at the Allegheny County Airport just south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, offers ground school and flying lessons to those interested in becoming pilots, whether for recreational or professional purposes. ... The Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, located at the Allegheny County Airport just south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, offers Associates degrees and certificates in aircraft mechanics and related fields. ... Pittsburgh Institute of the Mortuary Sciences is a medical services technical school based in Pittsburgh USA. Categories: ‪US school stubs‬ | ‪Universities and colleges in Pennsylvania‬ ... Pittsburgh Technical Institute is a two-year school in Pittsburgh USA. Categories: ‪United States university stubs‬ | ‪Universities and colleges in Pennsylvania‬ ... The Pittsburgh Youth Ballet, a nonprofit organization founded and run by former Pittsburgh Ballet Theater ballerina Jean Gedeon, draws young dancers from across the country to train for careers as ballet dancers. ... Triangle Tech is a vocational technical school with campuses in Pittsburgh, Erie, Greensburg, DuBois, Sunbury and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. ... Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry (TESM) is a seminary of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America (ECUSA) located in Ambridge, Pennsylvania. ...

Northeast Conference

  Central ConnecticutFairleigh DickinsonLIU-BrooklynMonmouthMount St. Mary'sQuinnipiac  
  Robert MorrisSacred HeartSt. Francis(NY)St. Francis(PA)Wagner   The Northeast Conference (NEC) is a college athletic conference which operates in the northeastern United States. ... Central Connecticut State University is a state university in New Britain, Connecticut. ... Fairleigh Dickinson University is a private university founded in 1942, the largest private university in New Jersey. ... Long Island University (LIU) is a private university located on Long Island in the U.S. state of New York. ... Monmouth University is a private university located in West Long Branch, New Jersey. ... For other uses: see Mount St Marys (disambiguation). ... Quinnipiac University: University Quadrangle, School of Business and School of Communications facilities, Sleeping Giant in background Quinnipiac University is a private four-year university in Hamden, Connecticut, located on about 500 acres (2 km²), just north of New Haven. ... Sacred Heart University is a Roman Catholic university located in suburban Fairfield, Connecticut, along the border with Bridgeport. ... St. ... Saint Francis University is a comprehensive four-year, coeducational, liberal arts university in Loretto, Pennsylvania. ... Wagner College is a coeducational private college located on Staten Island in New York City. ...

Northeast Conference


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College Hockey America:
  Men's Division: Air Force | Alabama Huntsville | Bemidji State | Niagara | Robert Morris | Wayne State  
Women's Division: Mercyhurst | Niagara | Robert Morris | Wayne State

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Robert Morris University at AllExperts (280 words)
Robert Morris University is a private co-educational college founded in 1921.
Prior to 2002, it was known as Robert Morris College, but it is not related to Robert Morris College in Chicago, Illinois.
Robert Morris University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Robert Morris University - Associated Content (413 words)
Robert Morris University (RMU) became a university in 2002, since then it has been growing in architecture, academics, and clubs/organizations.
Although Robert Morris is known for it business course, it also offers degrees in eductaion and the fine arts such as communications, and English.
Robert Morris University is on the fast track to being one of the top schools.
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