Parent and Family

Welcome Laker parents & families! At Roosevelt University, we consider parents and families some of our most valuable partners. We are committed to joining with you to celebrate the Laker Experience. Together, we enrich the lives of RU students—and strengthen the University community as a whole.

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University Events and Publications

The University offers an array of student, alumni, and public events. For a list of upcoming events, such as athletics, performing arts and lectures, visit our online Events Calendar.  

  • Our Lifelong Lakers program offers educational opportunities to alumni, families, and friends of the University
  • #RULakerLife is Roosevelt University’s Student Life Blog which includes announcements, articles, and program or event information
  • Roosevelt Review is the quarterly magazine for the University community

Helpful Resources

Send a Care Package

Roosevelt University and CampusCube offer a great selection of care packages for exams, birthdays or whenever you want to send a boost to your student! Check-out the selection and order online.

Contact Info

Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Jamar Orr: (312)341-2016 | jorr05@roosevelt.edu

Associate Provost for Student Success, Katrina Coakley: (312)341-3542 | kcoakley01@roosevelt.edu

Parent and Family Engagement, Kristy Kotek: (312)341-3621 | kkotek@roosevelt.edu

Contact Info

Dean of Students
AUD 204
312-341-2024

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