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 47% 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 129 staff
62 staff
Robert Morris University Illinois Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 3,205 has declined by 30% 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 equal to the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,205 students 1,371 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
22:1
Robert Morris University Illinois Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 2,708 students
779 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 497 students
1,083 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Robert Morris University Illinois Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 2,666 students 764 students
# Graduate Students 42 students 36 students
Robert Morris University Illinois Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Asian
3%
5%
Robert Morris University Illinois Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
24%
20%
Robert Morris University Illinois Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
23%
15%
Robert Morris University Illinois Black (2006-2014)
% White
43%
49%
Robert Morris University Illinois White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Robert Morris University Illinois More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Robert Morris University Illinois Unknown (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
4%
1%
Robert Morris University Illinois Non Resident (2006-2014)
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. 0.70 0.70
Robert Morris University Illinois Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $23,700 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $23,700 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $23,700 $5,664
Robert Morris University Illinois In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $23,700 $10,360
Robert Morris University Illinois Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Total Dormitory Capacity 250 271
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
90%
Robert Morris University Illinois % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 24%
80%
Robert Morris University Illinois Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
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
    (312)939-0111
    0.40555
  • MacCormac College
    Private not-for-profit
    216 students | 0.40 Mi29 E. Madison
    Chicago IL 60602
    (312)922-1884
    0.40216
  • Taylor Business Institute
    Private for-profit
    280 students | 0.50 Mi318 West Adams Street, Suite 500
    Chicago IL 60606
    (312)658-5100
    0.50280
  • 9,392 students | 0.70 Mi30 E Lake St
    Chicago IL 60601
    (312)553-5600
    0.709,392
  • Coyne College
    Private for-profit
    611 students | 1.40 Mi330 North Green Street
    Chicago IL 60607
    (773)577-8100
    1.40611
Did You Know?
For Chicago public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,243 per year for in-state students and $8,588 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,020 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 higher than the national average of 0.50. 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.