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Roosevelt University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
64%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$9,412/ year
Poll
73%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.52 responses
Poll
64%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.99 responses

Food

Campus Food
B
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,811/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 64 responses
  • It's located downtown- better options off campus
    41%
  • Going out to eat not on campus
    28%
  • Dining hall has excellent food, but it is Chicago!
    16%
  • All around campus
    14%
  • Potbellys
    2%
59%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.64 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
B
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 56 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    29%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    54%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    13%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    5%

Safety

Safety
B-
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
82%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.61 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 42 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    43%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    43%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    7%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    7%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 48 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    31%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    52%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    2%
  • Not very visible.
    10%
  • We have campus police?
    4%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 93 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    20%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    47%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    30%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 34 responses
  • De-Stress Fest
    26%
  • Orientation reverse graduation
    21%
  • Monthly activities offered for free. food, crafts,
    18%
  • Special guests, usually Political figures
    18%
  • Greek life events
    9%
  • CCPA Stage Productions
    6%
  • Fall and Final Forum (CCPA)
    3%

Party Scene

Party Scene
B
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 72 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    1%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    17%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    14%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    26%
  • Parties? What parties?
    42%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 28 responses
  • CCPA parties!
    32%
  • Homecoming Dance (If you can afford it)
    32%
  • I don't attend any parties.
    25%
  • Nothing, this school is lame
    7%
  • I attend all classes online.
    4%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
38%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.84 responses
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