You’ll make friends with people from all over the world, share global perspectives and live in what will become your second home. Embrace your sense of adventure, broaden your horizons and make the most of your college years with people like you.

At Roosevelt there are two residence halls: The Wabash Building Residences and the University Center. With panoramic views of Chicago’s towering skyscrapers and picturesque Lake Michigan, the Wabash Building combines classrooms, labs, dining, a fitness center and student resources, all in one remarkable building. The University Center, intended for upper-classmen, is located 1/2 block west of Roosevelt's Auditorium Building. It is a newly renovated residence hall that houses students from Roosevelt University, DePaul University, Columbia College and Robert Morris University. Students live with classmates from their own institution. Both residence halls offer amenities such as:

  • Air conditioning
  • All utilities included
  • Fully furnished rooms
  • Wi-Fi in entire building
  • 24/7 on-site security staff and secured entrances
  • Fitness rooms
  • Handicap accessible options
  • Rooftop Garden (University Center)
  • Laundry facilities (Free Laundry in Wabash Building Residences )
  • Free Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video available in the common areas (Wabash Building Residences)

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Housing Residency / Live-On Requirement

Due to changes as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the housing requirement has been eliminated for academic year 2020-2021 therefore no student is required to live on campus.

Please contact the Office of Residence Life if you have any questions.

Housing Exemption Requests

Due to changes as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the housing requirement has been eliminated for academic year 2020-2021 therefore students do not need to submit a housing exemption request.