Robert Morris University Illinois

Tel: (312)935-6800
3,205 students
Private not-for-profit
Robert Morris University offers professional, career-focused education in a collegiate setting to diverse communities. Robert Morris University is an independent, not-for-profit, multi-location institution offering associate, baccalaureate, and graduate degree programs that focus on integrating theory and applications. Robert Morris University prepares students to be practitioners in their chosen fields, socially responsible to their communities, and a foundation for their families.
School Highlights
Robert Morris University Illinois serves 3,205 students (84% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Robert Morris University Illinois is one of 31 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
The nearest community college is East-West University (0.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 129 teachers has declined by 48% over five years.
College Robert Morris University Illinois (IL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 129 staff
121 staff

Student Body

The student population of 3,205 has declined by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,205 students 3,207 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
# Full-Time Students 2,708 students
1,118 students
# Part-Time Students 497 students
2,604 students
# Undergraduate Students 2,666 students 1,386 students
# Graduate Students 42 students 14 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 250 240
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
% Non Resident races
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.70 0.58

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $22,200 is more than the state average of $15,180. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $22,200 $15,180
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
Percent Admitted 24%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • East-West University
    Private not-for-profit
    555 students | 0.40 Mi816 S Michigan Ave
    Chicago IL  60605
  • MacCormac College
    Private not-for-profit
    216 students | 0.40 Mi29 E. Madison
    Chicago IL  60602
  • Taylor Business Institute
    Private for-profit
    280 students | 0.50 Mi318 West Adams Street, Suite 500
    Chicago IL  60606
  • 9,392 students | 0.70 Mi30 E Lake St
    Chicago IL  60601
  • Coyne College
    Private for-profit
    611 students | 1.40 Mi330 North Green Street
    Chicago IL  60607
Did You Know?
For Chicago public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,961 per year for in-state students and $7,498 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,500 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Chicago community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.66, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Chicago is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.