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Roosevelt University - Chicago and Schaumburg

Roosevelt University has embraced diversity, academic excellence and social justice from the very beginning. We celebrate and support individuals like you — who want to learn, teach and live in one of America’s most vibrant university communities. We’re each doing great things, and we’re doing them together.
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Undergraduate Preview Day

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 | 9 A.M. – 12 p.m.

Come visit Roosevelt University and get a taste of Laker life. You'll get to tour our beautiful campus in downtown Chicago, meet with faculty, discuss scholarships & financial aid, and explore your next chapter.

11 to 1 student/faculty ratio
116 degree programs
45% of students of color
45% students are first generation
60+ student organizations
16 athletic teams
100% considered for merit-based scholarships
53% of classes have less than 20 students

Critically-Acclaimed Composer, CCPA Faculty Daron Hagen to Premiere "Orson Rehearsed" at Studebaker Theatre

CCPA faculty Daron Hagen and crew rehearse for Orson Rehearsed

Inspiration can be found in all places. For CCPA faculty Daron Hagen, it was discovered in his newest work about legendary filmmaker, actor, activist, and visual artist Orson Welles. 

Featured Upcoming Events

Wed, Sep 26, 2018
430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605, Sullivan Room AUD 220
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Tue, Oct 16, 2018
Wabash Building - 1M10
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Wabash Building - 1M10
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Roosevelt Students Honored at McNair Scholar Conference

McNair Scholars 2018

Roosevelt's inaugural cohort of McNair Scholars presented their research and were honored at the McNair Scholar Conference held in Buffalo, New York.

New Digital Edition of Review

Roosevelt Review alumni magazine Spring 2018 cover

Roosevelt's alumni magazine, Roosevelt Review, is now fully digital. Read about the achievements of our alumni, students, faculty and staff in our latest issue.

American Dream Reconsidered 2018

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The 3rd annual American Dream Reconsidered Conference may be over, but stay tuned for videos, photos, essays and more from the event!

Five Faculty Members Awarded for Excellence in Teaching, Research, and Service

2018 Roosevelt Faculty Award recipients

Premiering during the 2017–18 academic year, the Roosevelt Teaching Awards sought to honor deserving faculty members in three different categories: Innovative Course Design, Research, and Service. 


Undergraduate Preview Day | September 22