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Robert Morris University Illinois

Robert Morris University Illinois
401 South State Street
Chicago, IL 60605

Official telephone: (800) 762-5960
Toll-free telephone: (800) 762-5960
Fax number: (312) 935-6660
Screen last updated on: December 2018
Total undergraduates: 2,003
Full-time undergraduates: 1,895
Part-time undergraduates: 108
Total graduate students: 304
Full-time graduate students: 186
Part-time graduate students: 118
Average age of full-time undergraduates: 22
U.S. region where majority of students come from: Midwest
Percent of full-time U.S. undergraduates from out of state: 13%
First-year student enrollment breakdown:
1.6% Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
36.3% Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
27.9% Hispanic/Latino
0.2% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino
28.3% White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1.2% Two or more races non-Hispanic/Latino
0.5% Nonresident Alien
4.0% Race and/or Ethnicity unknown
Degree seeking undergraduate student breakdown:
0.1% American Indian or Alaskan Native
2.8% Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
25.3% Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
31.1% Hispanic/Latino
0.2% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino
34.2% White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2.3% Two or more races non-Hispanic/Latino
0.9% Nonresident Alien
3.0% Race and/or Ethnicity unknown

Robert Morris University Illinois
City or town school is located in: Chicago
Population of city/town: 2,704,958
Locations of branch/satellite campuses: Additional locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Lake County, Orland Park, Peoria, Schaumburg, and Springfield.
Online campus map:

Institution offers housing: yes
Campus housing available to all unmarried students regardless of year: yes
Housing types (% in housing type, if given):
  • coed dorms (100%)
Percent of freshmen who live in school housing: 22%
Percent of students who live in school housing: 9%
Percent of students who live off campus: 91%
Student conduct policies:
class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age: no

Every student is required to lease or own a computer: no
Every student is required to take a computer course: yes
Computer equipment is provided in: library, computer center/lab(s), student center
Total number of microcomputers available to students: 1307
Internet access provided to all students: yes
E-mail services/accounts provided to all students: yes
School has a library on campus: yes

Additional services offered:
nonremedial tutoring
Counseling services:
military, veteran student, older student, career, personal, academic, psychological, learning disabled counseling.
Career placement services:
internships, career/job search classes, interest inventory, on-campus job interviews, resumé assistance, alumni services, interview training
Services for students with disabilities:
note-taking services, tape recorders, tutors, reader services, interpreters for hearing-impaired, adaptive equipment
Amount of campus that is accessible to physically handicapped: 100%

Student activities:
student government, student newspaper, literary magazine
School newspaper(s): Eagle Newspaper, published quarterly
Number of honor societies: 4
Total number of registered organizations: 20
Other student organizations, musical groups, activities, and committees:
Alumni Association, Anime Club, Army ROTC, CALM, Cooks for a Cause, Egg, Eagles Soaring for Change, Eagles United for Cause, Legal Eagles, MAGIC, SHRM, Student Council, UNA-USA, Warriors to Scholars; Culinary and Accounting Honors Societies

School has an athletic program: yes
Athletic director: Jared Williamson,
Director of Athletics
School colors: maroon and gold
School mascot: Eagle
Athletic conference memberships: Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference

Sports offered Scholarships? Athletic Assoc.
Men's baseballyesNAIA
Men's basketballyesNAIA
Men's bowlingyesNAIA
Men's cheerleadingyesNAIA
Men's cross-countryyesNAIA
Men's footballyesNAIA
Men's golfyesNAIA
Men's ice hockeynoNAIA
Men's lacrosseyesNAIA
Men's socceryesNAIA
Men's track and field (outdoor)yesNAIA
Men's volleyballyesNAIA
Women's basketballyesNAIA
Women's bowlingyesNAIA
Women's cheerleadingyesNAIA
Women's cross-countryyesNAIA
Women's golfyesNAIA
Women's ice hockeynoNAIA
Women's lacrosseyesNAIA
Women's socceryesNAIA
Women's softballyesNAIA
Women's track and field (outdoor)yesNAIA
Women's volleyballyesNAIA

Athletic facilities:
fitness center
Club sports for men:
baseball, basketball, bowling, football, ice hockey, soccer
Club sports for women:
basketball, bowling, ice hockey, soccer, softball, volleyball

Public transportation serves campus: yes
Nearest international airport: Chicago (18 miles)
Nearest other airport: Chicago (11 miles)
Nearest passenger train service: Chicago (1 mile)
Nearest passenger bus service: Chicago (1 mile)

Institutional employment is available: yes
Percent of full-time undergraduates working on campus: 5%
Off-campus employment opportunities for undergraduates are: excellent
Freshmen are discouraged from working for first term: no

Percent of graduates who pursue further study: 12% within 2 years of graduation
List of graduate schools most often selected by recent graduates:
International Theological Institute, Morris Graduate School of Management, University of California--Berkeley, Walden University.
Percent of graduates who enter job market in field related to major: 81% within six months of graduation
List of firms that most frequently hire graduates:
Advocate Christ Medical Group, BMO Harris Bank, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert Morris University, State of Illinois.

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