Applications are available to all eligible undergraduate students at Roosevelt University who are enrolled at the university as a current student or admitted and committed student in an upcoming academic semester.

Students must:

  • Be a STEM major – see list of majors for reference
  • Be a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident or U.S. National
  • Have an academic need
  • Identify with at least one of the following
    • A first-generation college student, whose parents or guardians have not earned a four-year college degree
    • Income eligible student based on U.S. Department of Education, Federal TRIO Program Current-Year Low-Income Levels
    • A student with a documented disability

Eligible majors:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Computer Networking
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Cyber and Information Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Economics
  • Histotechnology
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Technology
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Nursing
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Radiation Therapy Technology
  • Radiography
  • Sociology


  • One-on-one Advising
  • Peer Navigators (Peer Mentors, Peer Tutors, Mental Health Mentors)
  • Cultural Enrichment Activities
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Academic, Personal, Career Development, and Financial Literacy Workshops
  • Mental health support, awareness, education, and referrals
  • Referrals to departments and resources
  • Advocate for students within the Roosevelt community


SSS STEM is not accepting applications at this time. Please refer back to this page in Spring 2023 for applications to be reopened.


For questions, please email: sss-stem@roosevelt.edu or call 312-341-2474.

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