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.
January 29, 2015
Frank Westry came to Roosevelt University because he was looking for an excellent English program. But he was also influenced by his mother, alumna Martha R. Rice, who earned a Bachelor of Professional Studies degree in 2009 with a concentration in psychology. Her experience at Roosevelt was so transformative and welcoming that she persuaded her son to attend.
January 28, 2015
Richard Ross is an award-winning photographer who has spent years interviewing and photographing inside the juvenile justice system.
January 27, 2015
Sustainability award is one of many for green initiatives that are ongoing at Roosevelt's Chicago and Schaumburg campuses.
January 27, 2015
The Feb. 2 reading will kick off the Spring 2015 Gage Gallery Reading Series being sponsored by the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program and Roosevelt's literary magazine, Oyez Review
January 23, 2015
Karen Martinez is the first Roosevelt University student to receive a four-year scholarship from Mujeres Latinas en Accion and the Greer Foundation. Both organizations are working to increase opportunities for Latinos and Latinas in the sciences.
January 22, 2015
Elizabeth Meadows, associate professor of elementary education, explains why the ideas of philosopher John Dewey are still relevant today.