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Robert Morris University Illinois

Chicago, IL, USA
3.49 Average Rating

With campus a short walk from Grant Park and Millennium Park, Robert Morris University Illinois is a 4-year private school in Chicago. Named for a Revolutionary War-era financier, Robert Morris is home to six colleges and schools conferring undergraduate degrees. In addition to classroom work, the Robert Morris Chicago Experience program provides hands-on learning opportunities at sites such as the Field Museum and University of Chicago Medical Center. The campus also hosts the State Street Gallery which displays student art and cultural work for the public.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Major city

0
100
23%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
No
ACT
No
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
87%
Out-Of-State Students
13%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,307
Total Number of Undergrads
2,003
Academic Calendar

Quarter

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
51%
20-39 Students
45%
40-99 Students
3%
0
100
74%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
79%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
21:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,772
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$26,700
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$26,700
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$14,187
Books and Supplies
$1500

Aid & Grants

0
100
51%
Need Met
Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
93%
Average Aid Per Year
$14,040
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
93%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,503
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$11,032

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
79%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$7,321
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$13,501
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$253
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
54%
46%
Student Organizations
27
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
9%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Eagles
School Colors
Gold/Maroon
Varsity Athletics Association
NAIA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Independent Midwest Region

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
No
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Chicago
Springfield
Peoria
Saint Louis
Atlanta
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
81%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$34,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.49 Average Rating
Robert Morris University is a good school. Since coming here i have learned alot about the Culinary Arts. The teachers are very good at helping you with any and everything.
Maximilian from Country Club Hills, IL
Robert Morris University is a hands on learning and career readiness university. Robert Morris University's accreditations are in excellent order for all Degrees and Programs offered. The staff are available and extremely helpful if there are any problems with the curriculum.
Tyra from Worth, IL
robert morris university is a very good school. the staff carry themselves in a very professional manner. robert morris have a nice diverse environment. i recommend robert morris university.
William from Chicago, IL
Robert Morris was my first choice since i was in 8Th grade, I enjoy the acceleration program. So far I have finished my Associates degree in Interior Design, and now I am working on my Bachelor's degree in Architecture technology, which I will be finishing in the spring 2013.
Deadre from Chicago, IL
Robert Morris University is one of the best accelerated schools. It offers many programs that require less than two years. Teachers and advisers help you with every step of the way.
Jazmin from Waukegan, IL

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