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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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Logan Fox

To His Own Beat

Logan Fox, graduate percussion student in Roosevelt's Chicago College of Performing Arts, is the winner of the 2018 Aeolian Classics Emerging Artists competition. Fox wowed the judges with his artistic voice, interpretation of challenging pieces and joyful performance. His win paves the way for him to perform throughout Chicago and produce a solo CD.

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

Priority Application Deadline Extended to June 1

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Ready. Set. Go. Now is the time to start or complete the application process. Applying to Roosevelt University is the first step in beginning the exciting journey ahead of you.

Featured Upcoming Events

Fri, Jun 1, 2018
Roosevelt University , 430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, United States
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wed, Jun 6, 2018
Roosevelt University, 425 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Roosevelt University , 430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, United States
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Upgrade Instructional Techniques This Summer

Summer Session - Summer Residencies

With the College of Education’s Summer Residencies for Teachers program, you can enhance your instructional methods, earn valuable teacher endorsements, and apply completed coursework toward your master’s degree.

Featured master's programs:

  • Reading
  • Second Language Special Education
  • Dual Language Teacher Leadership
  • Library Information and Technology Leadership 

Graduate Programs Fair, June 6

Graduate Program Fair

Jump start your career with Roosevelt and put your career goals within reach. Join us at our Graduate Programs Fair to learn about our academic offerings, speak with faculty and staff, and explore financial aid and scholarship opportunities.

RU Ready to Transfer?

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Our generous transfer policies and helpful admission staff will get you one step closer to our premier academics and faculty with real-world experience.

Visit Campus

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Experience first-hand the pulse of our urban campus, located in the heart of one of the world’s greatest cities. Visit us and get a feel for what makes being a Roosevelt student so unique.