ROOSEVELT IS A LEADING UNIVERSITY, PROVIDING A MODERN AND PERSONALIZED EDUCATION IN A WORLD-CLASS CITY. BEGIN BUILDING YOUR FUTURE
Roosevelt University is private university with campuses in Chicago, Illinois and Schaumburg, Illinois. Founded in 1945, the university is named in honor of both former President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.
The university enrolls around 7,000 students between its undergraduate and graduate programs and is ranked #81 in U.S. News & World Report’s “Midwest Universities -2012”. Roosevelt is also home to the Chicago College of Performing Arts. The University’s newest academic building, Wabash, is located in The Loop of Downtown Chicago. It is the tallest educational building in Chicago, the second tallest educational building in the United States, and the fourth -largest academic complex in the world.
ROOTED IN HISTORY
Roosevelt University is named in honor of Franklin D. Roosevelt – the 32nd president of the United States – and his wife Eleanor. Together, they were a driving force for human rights and equality. Since its founding in 1945, Roosevelt University has remained committed to social justice and the availability of a quality education.
The four buildings of the Roosevelt University Chicago Campus are located in Chicago’s downtown Loop, and provide everything you need. Find modern labs with state-of-the-art technology to support your research, and social spaces for relaxed study or meet-ups with friends. At the International Study Center you will live and study in the high-rise Wabash Building. Here, you will find comfortable living spaces, amenities, and your classrooms in an architecturally unique building that is Gold LEED-Certified for its sustainability and green-design.
You will receive a personalized education. at Roosevelt. Our low student-faculty ratio (11:1) means you will benefit from individual attention and the opportunity for one-on-one guidance. Class sizes are small to ensure you experience a focused learning environment, dedicated to your personal development.
Chicago is home to 31 Fortune 500 companies and over 400 corporations have headquarters here. At Roosevelt, you will take the first steps towards your career in the heart of international business. While studying you may have the opportunity to intern with these leading companies to gain practical industry experience