East-West University

Chicago, IL

East-West University

Chicago, IL

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Tuition & Fees

Not Reported

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

24-29
4%
18-23
35%
12-17
60%
6-11
1%
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

1

teacher

15

students

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Not Selective

88%

acceptance rate

Accepted 896
Declined 112
Total Received 1,008
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Private

755

undergraduate students

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Location

School Facts

East-West University, founded in 1980, is a public, four-year institution. Its campus is located in Chicago, IL.

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Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 755
Established in 1978
Coeducational Coeducational

Urban campus in Chicago (population: 2,716,450). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: Chicago
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Chicago Midway

East–West University
816 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago
60605

Campus Life

yes
Housing available

Top Organizations

  • Student Government
  • performing arts
  • Black Student Union
  • Latino Student Association
  • Multicultural Student Association

Top Events

  • Holiday Revue
  • Black History Month Events
  • International Day
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Choral groups

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
14%
Top 1/4
23%
Top 1/2
70%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

24-29
4%
18-23
35%
12-17
60%
6-11
1%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $40
Has early decision program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 2.67

Not Selective

88%

acceptance rate

Accepted 896
Declined 112
Total Received 1,008

Admissions Factors

Important

academic GPA
standardized test scores

Considered

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
application essay
interview
class rank
recommendation(s)
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
character/personal qualities
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
rigor of secondary school record
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 14
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Behavioral Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Computer Science
English Language and Literature, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mathematics, General
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Double major
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

755

total students

93%

in-state

7%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

755
students

Female
54%
408

Male
46%
347

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

97%

737
students

Female
55%
405

Male
45%
332

3%

18
students

Female
17%
3

Male
83%
15

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 43%
Student 4 year graduation rate 5%
Student 5 year graduation rate 8%
Student 6 year graduation rate 9%

Student Break-down

64%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
12%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
14%
Hispanic/Latino
3%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

91

Transfer students enrolled

12%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions no
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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