Robert Morris University Illinois

Chicago, IL 60605
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Robert Morris University Illinois is one of the eighty-two private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Illinois. The campus is located in an urban area, in Chicago.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,307 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 427 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 218 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 51%). Every year 39% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students2,307
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate51%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 0
Bachelor's degree 0 1

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1986 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
02/26/2010 - 02/22/2016



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $20
Graduates $20

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$750/credit
In State Students$750/credit
Out of State Students$750/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$713/credit
In State Students$713/credit
Out of State Students$713/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $33,750 $33,750 $33,750
ADN 70 $52,500 $52,500 $52,500
BSN 125 $93,750 $93,750 $93,750
FNP 50 $35,650 $35,650 $35,650
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 98% of Robert Morris University Illinois's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 60% $4,181
Other Federal Grant 52% $318
State Grant & Scholarships 47% $3,894
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 83% $11,781
Federal Student Loans 79% $6,337
Private Loans 4% $12,748


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$22,359
$30,001 to $48,000$20,854
$48,001 to $75,000$19,018
$75,001 to $110,000$21,839
Over $110,000$20,736

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing.
Robert Morris University Illinois
401 S State Street
Chicago, IL 60605

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