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.

RU in the News

From top left to right: Kaltra Demiri, Elizabeth Sprecher, Kennedy Gale O'Connor, Maria Rivera, Sariah Bolden, Poonam Rahman, Adaly Navarro, Lilly Pribish, Sunyata Courie

Deutsch Herczeg scholarships welcomes first cohort of women leaders

The scholarship program matches participants with a member of the Women’s Leadership Council for one-on-one mentorship. The Council — open to all alumni and friends of the University — hosts programs, mentors members and gives back to initiatives that help close the gender gap.

Heller College of Business advisory board Leslie Andrews

Grad Student Named One Of Top 50 Women In Travel

Leslie Andrews, a Roosevelt University graduate student in hospitality and tourism management, was selected as one of the Top 50 Women in Travel by the Global Business Travel Association. Andrews is the global travel category leader at JLL. She also serves as co-chair of the Heller College of Business advisory board.

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College Of Education Racial Equity Plan

The College of Education will create a five-year strategic plan to enhance racial equity in the college, led by a task force of Roosevelt University professors, alumni, students and Chicago leaders.