Current News & Information for Parents
Stay up-to-date with events, announcements and important information about Roosevelt University.
The Office of Student Services emails a monthly newsletter, Roosevelt Parent News, to parents of Roosevelt students during the academic year. You are invited to subscribe to the Roosevelt mailing list. Parents will also receive a copy of the printed Roosevelt Parents newsletter in the mail each fall and spring semester.
Check out Parent Orientation 101 for facts on student growth and development at Roosevelt University.
If you have a question, please fill out the parent "ask us" form. A staff member will respond to your question.
February 27, 2015
Alex Mersch (pictured) and Steven Thai, who will graduate from Roosevelt's College of Pharmacy in May, recently helped Native Americans understand health issues as well as their medications.
February 26, 2015
Joshua M. Hicks (BA in journalism, '16) \ writes about how volunteering as a mentor for the Black Male Leadership Academy changed his life.
February 24, 2015
Faculty experts answer questions about measles and the related controversy.
February 19, 2015
(BA, ’72), the first female mayor of New Haven, Conn. and the city’s second black mayor speaks about her memories of Roosevelt and her work on social issues.
February 18, 2015
Rebecca Curtis has been praised widely for her debut short-story collection, Twenty Grand and Other Tales of Love and Money
February 17, 2015
First-hand recollections of the Selma to Montgomery March, the Chicago Freedom Movement and the Black Power Movement, as well as films and musical performances by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee are among highlights of the conference being held at Roosevelt University on Feb.20-21.