Robert Morris University Illinois

Tel: (312)935-6800
3,231 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 3,231 students (83% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
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 143 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
College Robert Morris University Illinois 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 143 staff
61 staff
Robert Morris University Illinois Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,231 has declined by 29% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,231 students 1,296 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
21:1
Robert Morris University Illinois Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,672 students
814 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 559 students
1,040 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Robert Morris University Illinois Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 2,649 students 802 students
# Graduate Students 23 students 23 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Asian
3%
5%
Robert Morris University Illinois Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
25%
21%
Robert Morris University Illinois Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
29%
15%
Robert Morris University Illinois Black (2006-2013)
% White
38%
51%
Robert Morris University Illinois White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Robert Morris University Illinois More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Robert Morris University Illinois Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Robert Morris University Illinois Non Resident (2006-2013)
Robert Morris University Illinois Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.71 0.68
Robert Morris University Illinois Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $22,800 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $22,800 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,800 $5,660
Robert Morris University Illinois In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,800 $10,250
Robert Morris University Illinois Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 343 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Robert Morris University Illinois % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 21%
81%
Robert Morris University Illinois Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • East-West University
    Private not-for-profit
    815 students | 0.40 Mi816 S Michigan Ave
    Chicago, IL 60605
    (3.1)293-9011
    0.40815
  • MacCormac College
    Private not-for-profit
    215 students | 0.40 Mi29 E. Madison
    Chicago, IL 60602
    (3.1)292-2188
    0.40215
  • Taylor Business Institute
    Private for-profit
    255 students | 0.50 Mi318 West Adams Street Suite 500
    Chicago, IL 60606
    (312)658-5100
    0.50255
  • 9,036 students | 0.70 Mi30 E Lake St
    Chicago, IL 60601
    (312)553-5600
    0.709,036
  • 59 students | 1.20 Mi310 South Peoria 5th Fl
    Chicago, IL 60607
    (312)226-6294
    1.2059
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Did You Know?
For Chicago public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,689 per year for in-state students and $11,765 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,650 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Chicago is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Chicago is Taylor Business Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.