Find Your Focus

From biology to bassoon, psychology to pharmacy, reading to real estate, Roosevelt can help you find your focus. Seeking an associate’s degree? Your doctorate? Something in between? Explore our comprehensive academic choices, outstanding faculty and nearly limitless degree program options.

Life Outside the Classroom

Discover Roosevelt’s vibrant student life and school spirit.

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Join Laker Nation

With 35 men’s and women’s athletic teams, programs and clubs to cheer for, you’ll be a Laker in no time.

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Arts & Culture

Plays, concerts, art exhibits, dance. Open yourself to new ideas and find new friends through Roosevelt’s vibrant performing arts culture.

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Student Organizations

So, you want to be a participant, not just a spectator? We’ve got you covered. Get involved, serve others and meet people who share your passions.

Life After Roosevelt

What does it look like when you throw yourself into your Roosevelt experience? Here are three profiles in passion to show you what’s possible when you truly belong.

FALL 2021 HOMECOMING

The week of September 27, show your school spirit and celebrate all things Lakers! Join the RU community to reunite with fellow Lakers, and create new memories, at our series of virtual and in-person events.

RU in the News

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New Era Scholars Pave Runway to Higher Ed

Through the New Era Scholars program, Cauve Vinson found a pathway to college and a new route to pursue his dream. When he found out about the program, he was “ecstatic,” he remembered. “New Era helped put me where I am now.”

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Nursing Program Accreditation Announcement

The Roosevelt University Nursing Program will host its accreditation visit for the BSN program by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), a nationally recognized accrediting body for baccalaureate and higher degree programs of nursing education. The visits will occur on November 8, 9 and 10.

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In Debut Album, Four CCPA Alumni Dig into Struggles, Hope of 2020

A decade after graduation, four Roosevelt University alumni recorded an album inspired by the pandemic. MMXX explores loneliness, loss and the fight for social justice in a moving 45-minute sonic journey.