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.


Monday, November 1—Thursday, November 4

The American Dream Reconsidered Conference explores how social justice can be promoted in the areas of health care, education, and culture, and how the the American Dream can sustain a new vision of hope and opportunity. 

All events are free and open to the public.

RU in the News

Roosevelt University trustee Michelle Mills Clement

Board of Trustees Welcomes Chicago Real Estate Leader

At the September board meeting, the Board of Trustees welcomed new member Michelle Mills Clement, CEO of the Chicago Association of REALTORS®.

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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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Roosevelt Expands Support for Hispanic STEM Students with $2.7 Million Grant

The grant program will prepare Hispanic students for STEM roles with new support staff, expanded career preparation, and a new campus STEM center.