Roosevelt University

Chicago, IL

Roosevelt University

Chicago, IL

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Tuition & Fees

$31,493

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
580
25th
450
75th
550
25th
450
75th
27
25th
19
75th
25
25th
17
75th
26
25th
18
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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

59%

female

11

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

76%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,116
Declined 1,263
Total Received 5,379
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Private

4,464

undergraduate students

2,286

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Roosevelt University, founded in 1945, is a private university. Its campus is located in Chicago with branch locations in Schaumburg and Palatine, IL.

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Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 6,750
Established in 1945
Coeducational Coeducational

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32-acre, urban campus in Chicago (population: 2,716,450), branch locations in Schaumburg and Palatine. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

Roosevelt University
430 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
60605

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
13%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
52%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
580
25th
450
75th
550
25th
450
75th
27
25th
19
75th
25
25th
17
75th
26
25th
18

Admissions Facts

Application fee $40
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (priority deadline) August 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

76%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,116
Declined 1,263
Total Received 5,379

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-prepatory program
Secondary School GPA

Recommended

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Secondary School Rank

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Recommendations

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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Financial Aid

90%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$18,894

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $31,493
Room $9,975
Board $4,700
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $47,368
Average Financial Aid - $18,894
Total with Avg. Aid $28,474

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $5,311,287
State $2,753,701
Institutional $2,643,689
Other external
Total $10,708,677

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $23,346,705
Other external
Total $23,346,705
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Financial Aid Office


P: 866 421-0935
F: 312 341-3545
fas@roosevelt.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, cheerleading, flag football

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping.
Accounting.
Acting.
Actuarial Science.
African-American/Black Studies.
Bilingual and Multilingual Education.
Biochemistry.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Biotechnology.
Brass Instruments.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.
Business/Commerce, General.
Business/Corporate Communications, General.
Chemistry, General.
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
Clinical Psychology.
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other.
Commercial and Advertising Art.
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other.
Computer Science.
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications.
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance.
Counseling Psychology.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Creative Writing.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Culinary Arts/Chef Training.
Directing and Theatrical Production.
Dispute Resolution.
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
Education, General.
Education, Other.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Finance, General.
Financial Planning and Services.
General Studies.
Graphic Design.
Health and Wellness, General.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist.
History, General.
Hospitality Administration/Management, General.
Human Resources Development.
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
Industrial and Organizational Psychology.
Information Science/Studies.
Information Technology.
International Relations and Affairs.
Journalism, Other.
Journalism.
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching.
Keyboard Instruments.
Legal Assistant/Paralegal.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Management Science.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Mathematics, General.
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist.
Medical/Clinical Assistant.
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Music Management.
Music Performance, General.
Music Teacher Education.
Music Theory and Composition.
Music, General.
Musical Theatre.
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist.
Office Management and Supervision.
Organizational Behavior Studies.
Organizational Communication, General.
Organizational Leadership.
Percussion Instruments.
Philosophy.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration.
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer.
Reading Teacher Education.
Real Estate.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Secondary Education and Teaching.
Social Sciences, General.
Sociology, General.
Special Education and Teaching, General.
Special Education and Teaching, Other.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General.
Stringed Instruments.
Sustainability Studies.
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other.
Urban Studies/Affairs.
Voice and Opera.
Women's Studies.
Woodwind Instruments.
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Biology
  3. Hospitality/tourism Management

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

6,750

total students

71%

in-state

29%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

66%

4,464
students

Female
59%
2,625

Male
41%
1,839

34%

2,286
students

Female
68%
1,549

Male
32%
737

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

79%

3,514
students

Female
57%
2,013

Male
43%
1,501

21%

950
students

Female
64%
612

Male
36%
338

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Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
20%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
27%
Hispanic/Latino
35%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

4%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of Some
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 46
Countries most often represented China
Mexico
Myanmar
Pakistan
South Korea
Venezuela
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation
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