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Roosevelt University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,766 students

74% admitted

  • 3,844 full time
  • 2,922 part time
  • 1,326 men full time
  • 2,518 women full time
  • 2,936 applied
  • 2,167 admitted
  • 502 enrolled

3,867 Undergraduates

$25,950 tuition/year

  • 2,847 Graduates
  • 52 Non-Degree
  • $25,950 in state
  • N/A fees
  • $12,100 room & board
  • $1,200 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Jessica from Naperville, IL
  • 0
  • A wide variety of students from all different backgrounds, the school is was started as a social justice establishment and (almost) keeps this up. Plenty of political science and political…

  • May-17-2012 Read More
  • Emily from Plainfield, IL
  • 0
  • Roosevelt University has become my second home. There are improvements that need to happen on courses, but what university doesn't? RU is set in a perfect location; South loop of…

  • May-14-2012 Read More
  • Melissa from Des Plaines
  • 0
  • Disappointing: I purposely chose Roosevelt Univesity in Schaumburg because it is within driving distance of my house, and then I find out they're transferring practically everything I need (the entire…

  • Mar-01-2013 Read More
  • Kerri from Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • Roosevelt University has a diverse student body, experienced and knowledgeable professors that are dedicated to promoting higher education, and quality resources readily available to students. The staff works hard to…

  • Apr-02-2013 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Alejandra from Chicago, IL
  • Jan-04-2012 I am a current student here

    The academics are solid. It's located in downtown Chicago, so there's always something to do. The student population is very diverse, and for the most part pretty friendly.

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  • Chloe' from Calumet City, IL
  • Jul-26-2011 I am a current student here

    There are many clubs and student activities to get involved in, and so many resources such as free tutoring, plenty public computer labs and a very resourceful Academic Success Center.

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  • 5
  • Brittany from Richton Park, IL
  • Apr-17-2011 I am a current student here

    I am absolutely enjoying my time spent at Roosevelt University. The classes are fantastic. The class sizes are very ideal in order to have a happy and productive college experience. The faculty and administrators are happy to help with anything any current student or prospective student needs.

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