Learn about Waltonwood University's neighborhood.

Welcome to Rochester, Michigan

Rochester Hills, Michigan was the first settlement within Oakland County and is approximately 32 miles north of Detroit and only eight miles north of Troy. Rochester Hills offers beautiful architecture and a culturally rich history dating back to 1817, and consistently ranks as one of the best places to live in Michigan. Rochester Hills is also home to the Meadow Brook Hall, a luxurious 110-room, Tudor-style historic mansion finished in 1929 and located near university grounds and an exquisite golf course. Rochester Hills also features nine beautiful community parks, several golf courses, a state-of-the-art community center, and the Oakland University Meadow Brook Theatre. Dining and shopping options also come in all varieties, with over 350 businesses in downtown Rochester Hills.

We welcome you to come explore Rochester Hills!