Beyond the Classroom

At Roosevelt, our academics go beyond the classroom. Whether you choose to study abroad, volunteer in Chicago, or join our Graduation Program for Success to take that next step, we encourage you to explore the surrounding world.

Students with elephant on exchange trip

Study Abroad

Want to experience the world? Explore it firsthand. Embark on a life-changing trip across six continents, to countries such as Argentina, Australia, China, Germany, Italy and Spain. Discover new, challenging ideas and broaden your global perspective.

Pharmacy Faculty with student in compound lab

SSS STEM Program

This federally funded program is designed to improve the academic success, career planning, financial literacy, and graduation rates for qualified students enrolled at Roosevelt University. Through RU's SSS STEM program students have access to various academic and engagement activities, such as one-on-one academic advising, peer mentoring and tutoring, career and financial workshops, and cultural enrichment opportunities. To learn more about this program, please contact

Medical Relief Mission trip to Arequipa, Peru

Experiential Learning

At Roosevelt, experiential learning connects students to issues and constituencies beyond the classroom by offering opportunities for direct application of course material to concrete topics and communities, supported by focused reflection.

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