International Admission 

Roosevelt University invites applicants from around the world to its Chicago and Schaumburg campus. Our long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion supports a community that is open to global viewpoints and welcomes students with various national, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds. As an international student, you will receive a world-class education and access to a rich array of equity-driven learning opportunities.

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Did you know? 

International students qualify for scholarships and graduate assistantships. Also, students who are missing prerequisite courses or need additional English classes can take them at Roosevelt before starting their degree. Lastly, our proximity to major public transit to two international airports makes it easy for student to get here from around the world!

Honors Exchange students working on a group project

International Partnerships

Roosevelt University is proud to partner with colleges, universities, and institutes around the world. Through these partnerships, the University can enrich the experiences of its students while spreading its social justice mission. Students, faculty, and staff all benefit from the exchange of both academic experiences and cultural perspectives that they provide.

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Take a Virtual Tour

We want to show you everything Roosevelt has to offer…but we get it, you’re far away. That’s why you can start with a virtual visit.

Abel Amezcua, a Roosevelt admission counselor who speaks Spanish and frequently works with prospective undocumented students and their parents

Virtual Counselor Appointments

Connect virtually with an international admission counselor 1:1 to discuss how Roosevelt is right for you.

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Virtual Information Sessions

Are you interested in learning more about Roosevelt University? Attend one of our virtual information sessions to see why Roosevelt University is the place for you.

In this session you will learn about the admission process of international students, including visa requirements and work authorization, followed by Q&A. 

Explore the Admission Process

Learn more about the international student application requirements and process at Roosevelt University

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