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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.

University News

  • Roosevelt research team set to evaluate popular Summer Bridge Program
    December 18, 2014
    With funding from the Mayer and Morris Kaplan Family Foundation, Roosevelt's new Policy Research Collaborative will look at what works and what doesn't in preparing low-income, disabled or first-generation freshmen for college success.
  • Triton College and Roosevelt announce innovative degree completion program
    December 17, 2014
    The new Dual Degree Program is open to all students who graduate with an associate degree from Triton. They will be guaranteed acceptance to Roosevelt and will transfer seamlessly to complete their bachelor’s degrees.  Triton and Roosevelt representatives also signed degree completion agreements for Roosevelt's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree.
  • Poster on danger of energy drinks wins COP poster contest
    December 17, 2014
    COP's Over the Counter symposium showcased the student pharmacist's ability to graphically and concisely educate patients, through poster presentations, and on the safe and effective use of available over-the-counter products
  • New Roosevelt graduate's inspiring story featured on CBS 2
    December 15, 2014

    CBS 2 shares the inspiring story of Roosevelt University Student Commencement Speaker Aaron Lee, who overcame grave illness and loss of a loved one in order to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree on Friday, Dec. 12..

  • December 15, 2014

    Living and learning in the heart of Chicago puts Roosevelt students in the center of the action. Read their stories and find out how they’re making bold moves in the city.

  • December 12, 2014
    December 12 was a proud day at Roosevelt University, as more than 450 undergraduate and graduate students earned degrees at a commencement ceremony in the Auditorium Theatre.
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