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City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

8,721 students

100% admitted

  • 4,897 full time
  • 3,824 part time
  • 2,033 men full time
  • 2,864 women full time
  • open enrollment

8,289 Undergraduates

$7,098 tuition/year

  • 432 Non-Degree
  • $7,098 out of state
  • $400 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,856 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Melissa from Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • Harold Washington is great for students who are willing to show up and do the work. Speak up to be sure you get what you're looking for, and you…

  • Apr-25-2012 Read More
  • Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • harold washington college is convenient in that it is located right in downtown chicago, about a block from millennium park. it's cost effective if you live inside the city limits…

  • Jan-28-2012 Read More
  • Nicole from Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • a great school for students who work full-time elsewhere and need night classes, weekend classes, and online classes. the school is inconsistent with the quality of teachers; some are rigorous…

  • Feb-27-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 1
  • Montserrat from Chicago, IL
  • Oct-27-2010 I am a current student here

    Because of how the college is set up, I personally don't enjoy going there. I mean, I don't like that you go there, and get out. It's almost like you're in a room of strangers that you see twice a week.

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  • 5
  • Michelle from Chicago, IL
  • Oct-26-2010 I am a current student here

    The social environment is great. There are mature students as well as adults and there is no problem concentrating on work during the school day.

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  • 4
  • Paulina from Chicago, IL
  • Aug-17-2009 I am a current student here

    The urban area of the school's location brings people from many backgrounds and nationalities into one classroom for the purpose of continuing an education. It is something that I enjoyed the most during my second semester at Harold. The experience of many of my classmates during a lecture in philosophy class made the class come life.

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