At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1867
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $9,212
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Chicago, IL

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

July 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 71%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 13%
  • Application Fee
  • $30
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

61%

Top half of HS class

24%

Top quarter of HS class

8%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 410-420
  • Math
  • 410-510
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 16-20
  • English
  • 13-21
  • Math
  • 15-19
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 71%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 13%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 7,665

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$9,212

Tuition and fees (in state)

$2,400

books and supplies

$11,100

room and board

$22,712

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$16,669

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$2,400

books and supplies

$11,100

room and board

$30,169

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $15,242
  • $30-$48K
  • $15,744
  • $48-$75K
  • $20,125
  • $75-$110K
  • $22,733
  • $110 & UP
  • $14,847
Financial aid

72%

Receiving Financial Aid

58%

Receiving Federal Grants

15%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: July 1

Student Life

Student Body

7,665

Total undergrad enrollment

1,873

Total grad students

1%

Out-of-state

98%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 56%

    FEMALE

  • 44

    MALE
Organizations

102

Student Organizations

8

Fraternities

9

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

0%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 9%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 11%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 38%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 30%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

16:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

324

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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