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How to Register

Degree-seeking students

  1. Clear all registration holds (if applicable).
  2. Meet with your academic advisor to select courses, and receive a registration code also called an alternate PIN.
  3. Register online via RU ACCESSClick here for instructions
  4. Complete financial arrangements with the Office of Student Accounts by the required deadline.

Non-degree seeking students

  • Undergraduate: Complete the Student-at-Large Form and submit it to the Registrar's Office; Room WB 1M14 in Chicago; Room 120 in Schaumburg.
  • Graduate: Submit the Graduate Admission Application, to the Office of Admission prior to registration. Proof of holding at least a Bachelors degree will be required.
  • Students-at-Large: cannot register online. Registration must be completed in person, by fax, or by mail.

Suspended students will have their registration canceled for any subsequent term if they have not been academically reinstated, and may not attend class(s) unless officially registered.  Grades submitted by instructors will not be accepted for students not officially registered.

Registration Methods

In general, all students should complete their registration online.  However, changes to the initial registration or registration for individualized sections such as thesis, dissertations, master projects, independent studies, internships, and their continuation, must be made in person, by fax, or by mail only.

Registration via Web

RU ACCESS is available 24 hours a day at http://ruaccess.roosevelt.edu
Click here for instructions on how to use RU ACCESS.

Registration by Fax:

Chicago campus:          (312) 341-3660
Schaumburg campus:  (847) 619-7960

Registration by Mail:

Roosevelt University
Office of the Registrar
425 S. Wabash Ave. Mezzanine - 1M14
Chicago, IL 60605 

Roosevelt University
Office of the Registrar
1400 N. Roosevelt Blvd. Room 120
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Walk-in Registration

Students may register in person at the Registrar's office of either campus.  A fully completed Course Selection Worksheet signed by the student and the student's academic advisor is required.  The Registration Code (also called "Alternate PIN" ) may be placed on the form instead of advisor's signature.  Graduate students at the Business College are not required to provide the advisor's signature.  Their  Registration Code (Alternate PIN) is the student's 6-digit birth date in format : mmddyy.

Suspended students will have their registration canceled for any subsequent term if they have not been academically reinstated, and may not attend class(s) unless officially registered.  Grades submitted by instructors will not be accepted for students not officially registered.

Chicago Campus

425 S. Wabash  Ave., Room 1M14, Mezzanine 
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  (M–Th)
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  (F)

Schaumburg Campus

1400 N. Roosevelt Blvd., Room 120
9:00 a.m. -  6:30 p.m. (M–Th)
9:00 a.m. -  5:00 p.m. (F)