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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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Steven Meyers

Psychology Professor Steven Meyers wins one of nation's top teaching awards

For more than two decades, Roosevelt Psychology Professor Steven Meyers has been one of the University’s most respected instructors.

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

Junior & Senior Visit Day, Oct. 21

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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.

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Thu, Nov 2, 2017
AUD 244
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Thu, Nov 9, 2017
Schaumburg Campus
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Fall 2018 Application Now Open

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

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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.

Schaumburg Campus Open House


Join us Thursday, November 9 from 5-7 p.m.

Looking to transfer or complete your degree?  Roosevelt’s Schaumburg campus offers flexible course schedules and comprehensive student services, in one convenient location. See how Roosevelt’s Schaumburg Campus can help you reach your career goals.

Roosevelt to Launch McNair Scholars Program

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Roosevelt University has been awarded a five-year $1.16 million grant for a new scholars program that will prepare students from underrepresented segments of society for graduate school and entry into PhD programs.