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Roosevelt University: Application

At Roosevelt University, we are committed to making your experience personalized. We know that choosing the right university is one of the most important decisions you will ever make and hope you will allow us to guide you through this journey.

Application for Admission 

Note: Fall 2016 Performing Arts application will open September 1, 2015.

In order to apply for the Fall 2015, Spring 2016, or Fall 2016 term, follow the instructions below.

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Communication between you and Roosevelt plays an important role in the personalization of your admission experience. Therefore, we have created RU Connect - a communication system that allows you to request information about the University, register for upcoming events, and complete the application process. All in one place.

Create an Account and Application

In order to register for events or begin the application process, you will need to create an account within RU Connect. The following link will forward you to the Create an Account form, which then will proceed to the application.   

Select the following link, which best describes your intended academic program. Students applying to a program within the Chicago College of Performing Arts should complete the Performing Arts application and not the Undergraduate or Graduate application.


 Performing Arts  Undergraduate  Graduate

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Returning users may login by clicking the RU Connect icon below.

   RU Connect Login




Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

Roosevelt University is committed to the safety and security of all community members. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at

If you would like to receive a hard copy of this report, please visit the Campus Safety Office in the Auditorium Building, 430 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois. You may also request a mailed copy by calling 312-341-4167.

This report contains information regarding campus security and personal safety and topics such as crime prevention, Campus Safety enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, fire safety, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security on campus. The report also contains information about fire statistics within residence halls and crime statistics for the three previous calendar years. This data is representative of crimes reported on campus, in certain off-campus buildings, or property owned/controlled by Roosevelt University, and on public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

This information is required by law and is provided by the Roosevelt University Campus Safety Department.