Students and Fala

Campus Life

The Roosevelt experience goes way beyond the classroom. Find out how to get involved in the community, learn about housing and dining options, or get out and have some fun!

The best way to keep up with what's going on at RU is the weekly #RULakerLife emails sent out by the Center for Student Involvement.

Campus Events

Sun, Apr 11, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Wed, Apr 14, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Thu, Apr 15, 2021
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Important Dates

From registration dates to spring breaks, find out all the dates you need to know.

Residence Life

From room rates and dining plans to living-learning communities, make the most out of your stay on campus. 


Center for Student Involvement

Build your leadership skills, join a student organization, get involved with Greek life, and more.

Getting Around

From bikes to trains, learn about how to get around the city using Divvy, U-Pass, and more.

Chicago cityscape looking north
“The Willis Tower is in my backyard and the ‘Bean’ is in my front yard and I get to look at Lake Michigan every day. I’m in the heart of Chicago, not just Chicago... Being in the city means you can go to volunteer opportunities, learn how to interact with people professionally, be independent and get where you need to go without relying on someone else.”

Jessica Naber - Business, BSBA '16
Get the rest of the story