2,514
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,318
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
69
2793/4018
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Roosevelt University is a Comprehensive institution located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 430 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL  60605
United States
Contact Mr. Al Nunez
Director of Admission
Email: anunez13@roosevelt.edu
Phone: 312-341-2187

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration, Management And Operations Related Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
Management Science Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Office Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Mass Communication/media Checkmark
Organizational Communication Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
Middle School Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
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Diagnostic Medical Sonography And Ultrasound Technology Checkmark
Histologic Technology/histotechnologist Checkmark
Medical Radiologic Technology Checkmark
Nuclear Medical Technology Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Sustainability Studies Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Jazz/jazz Studies Checkmark
Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
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Music Theory And Composition Checkmark
Musical Theater Checkmark
Percussion Instruments Checkmark
Stringed Instruments Checkmark
Voice And Opera Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,018
Applied
2,793
Accepted
2,514
Enrolled
70%
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Female Admissions

2,684
Females Applied
1,840
Females Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,334
Males Applied
953
Males Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.37
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended Essay
Other requirements: Audition for music and theater programs

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 462 440 510
SAT Math 462 410 510
ACT Composite 23 20 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,832
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Fees

13,223
Room & board
9,412
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

22,318
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,000
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,800
Avg. Loan Aid
7,000
Avg. Grant Aid
9,000
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
7%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,514
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
17%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 25.03%
Black or African American 16.9%
White or Caucasian 43.74%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.36%
Asian 5.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.24%
Two or more races 3.02%
Other 1.21%

Gender

Male (36.75%)
Female (63.25%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 20%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
SPEED-Homecoming Week events, SPEED-Homecoming Week and SPEED-Social Justice Week

Student Services

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International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
SPEED Programming Board, Student Government Association, Roosevelt Black Student Union, Alpha Phi Omega Co-ed Service Fraternity and Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority Inc

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No

Faculty

622
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 238
Part-time - 384
Male - 353
Female - 269