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Roosevelt, founded in 1945, is a private university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Continuing Education, and Education and the Chicago Musical College. Its two campuses are located in downtown Chicago and Schaumburg.

Website: www.roosevelt.edu/

Private
Co-ed
2,321
Undergraduate
Students
(66.0%) 1,531 Women
(34.0%) 790 Men
1,750
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
67% of 4,966 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.50
SAT Math
462 average
500-600 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
462 average
510-630 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
21-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$50,193
Tuition and Fees
$31,493
Room and Board
$12,000
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Freshman Award
$31,000
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
197
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Chicago Population
2,714,856
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Chicago
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
22% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
 
Sororities
2% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.6% Asian
15.2% Black/African-American
27.5% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
45.3% White
2.2% Unknown
International Students
4.3% from 45 countries
First-Year Students Returning
73.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
28.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
46%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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