Roosevelt University

Organization Overview

Roosevelt University is located in Chicago, IL. The organization was established in 1945. According to its NTEE Classification (B43) the organization is classified as: Universities, under the broad grouping of Education and related organizations. As of 08/2020, Roosevelt University employed 2,499 individuals. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 08/2020, Roosevelt University generated $144.3m in total revenue. This represents a relatively dramatic decline in revenue. Over the past 4 years, the organization has seen revenues fall by an average of (4.6%) each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $155.2m during the year ending 08/2020. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990 Filing

TAX YEAR

2020

Describe the Organization's Mission:

Part 3 - Line 1

EDUCATION OF ACADEMICALLY QUALIFIED STUDENTS FROM DIVERSE BACKGROUNDS AND ALL AGES TO BENEFIT FROM RIGOROUS HIGHER EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN A DYNAMIC ENVIRONMENT.

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

Part 3 - Line 4a

ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY OFFERS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES THAT REINFORCE ITS STUDENT-CENTERED MISSION. THE UNIVERSITY OFFERS MORE THAN 100 UNDERGRADUATE, GRADUATE AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS AND IS COMMITTED TO THE HIGHEST ACADEMIC STANDARDS FOR ALL PROGRAMS. CLASS SCHEDULES ARE FLEXIBLE. COURSES ARE OFFERED FROM EARLY MORNING UNTIL LATE AT NIGHT, AS WELL AS ON WEEKENDS. ADDITIONALLY, THE UNIVERSITY OFFERS MORE THAN 100 ONLINE CLASS SECTIONS EACH SEMESTER WITH COURSE ENROLLMENTS EXCEEDING 2,000 STUDENTS. FULLY ONLINE DEGREE PROGRAMS ARE AVAILABLE. CLASS SIZES ARE SMALL. AT THE UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL, THE AVERAGE CLASS SIZE IS 18 AND FOR THE GRADUATE LEVEL, THE AVERAGE CLASS SIZE IS 17. ROOSEVELT SERVES 2,321 UNDERGRADUATE AND 1,750 GRADUATE STUDENTS. THE FOLLOWING IS A LISTING OF THE APPROXIMATE NUMBER OF STUDENTS BY COLLEGE: ARTS & SCIENCES - 2,000 STUDENTS; EDUCATION - 500 STUDENTS; PERFORMING ARTS - 500 STUDENTS; BUSINESS - 900 STUDENTS AND PHARMACY - 200 STUDENTS.


ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY PROVIDES SUPPORT SERVICES THAT FOSTER LEARNING AND STUDENT SUCCESS ON CAMPUS. THESE SERVICES INCLUDE: FACULTY- LED EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES, THE ACADEMIC SUCCESS CENTER, CAREER SERVICES, COUNSELING CENTER, DISABILITY SERVICES, LEARNING COMMUNITIES, HEALTH & WELLNESS PROGRAMS, INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS AND TUTORING.


ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY'S COMMITMENT TO SOCIAL JUSTICE IS DEEPLY ROOTED IN ITS HISTORY AND IS REFLECTED IN ITS MISSION, STRATEGIC PLAN, RESEARCH AND LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES BOTH IN AND OUTSIDE OF THE CLASSROOM. THE MANSFIELD INSTITUTE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND TRANSFORMATION, CREATED IN 1999 THROUGH A GIFT FROM THE MANSFIELD FOUNDATION, PROVIDES ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY WITH OPPORTUNITIES TO INTEGRATE SOCIAL JUSTICE THROUGHOUT THE CURRICULUM AND RESEARCH. THE GOAL OF THE INSTITUTE IS TO FOSTER SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS AMONG THE UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY THROUGH SOCIAL JUSTICE PROGRAMMING IN THE AREAS OF HUMAN RIGHTS, SOCIAL AND POLITICAL ACTION AND THE ARTS. THE CENTER FOR NEW DEAL STUDIES FEATURES RESOURCES AND ACTIVITIES THAT DEEPEN THE UNDERSTANDING OF THE LIVES OF FRANKLIN AND ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, AND OF THE SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, POLITICAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY OF THE NEW DEAL ERA IN AMERICAN HISTORY. THE CENTER SPONSORS A VARIETY OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, INCLUDING LECTURE SERIES, COURSE OFFERINGS AND PUBLICATIONS. IN ADDITION, THE CENTER CONTAINS A REMARKABLE COLLECTION OF MATERIALS ON FRANKLIN AND ELEANOR ROOSEVELT AND THE NEW DEAL. THESE INCLUDE BOOKS, DIGITAL AND PHOTOGRAPHIC MEDIA, ORAL HISTORIES, MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS AND THOUSANDS OF PIECES OF EPHEMERA OF INTEREST TO ROOSEVELT SCHOLARS AND RESEARCHERS OF THE NEW DEAL.


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Board, Officers & Key Employees

Name (title)Compensation
Name Not Listed
Trustee
$0

Outside Vendors & Contractors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Abm Janitorial Services
Janitorial Services
$831,432
Jc Anderson Inc
General Contractor
$1,310,298
Strata Information Group
Consultant
$611,511
University Center Property Llc
Student Housing
$2,956,959
Aladdin Food Management
Food Service
$1,456,631
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising events$122,850
Related organizations$296,831
Government grants $5,545,318
All other contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts not included above$6,704,469
Noncash contributions included in lines 1a–1f $408,067
Total Revenue from Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar$12,669,468
Total Program Service Revenue$129,667,048
Investment income $3,686,828
Tax Exempt Bond Proceeds $0
Royalties $0
Net Rental Income $98,800
Net Gain/Loss on Asset Sales -$726,792
Net Income from Fundraising Events -$50,520
Net Income from Gaming Activities $0
Net Income from Sales of Inventory $0
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Total Revenue $144,317,728

Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 11 grants that Roosevelt University has recieved totaling $412,265.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
Travis Foundation

New York, NY

PURPOSE: SCHOLARSHIPS

$302,000
$62,000
Partnership For College Completion

Chicago, IL

PURPOSE: See Part IV for Column (h) descriptions.

$12,000
Eric P And Evelyn Newman Charitable Foundation

Saint Louis, MO

PURPOSE: GENERAL CONTRIBUTION

$10,000
Naiop Chicago Inc

Chicago, IL

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$7,500
Friends Of Mchenry County College Foundation

Crystal Lake, IL

PURPOSE: SCHOLARSHIPS

$6,065
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Endowment Analysis

Beg. Balance$123,851,536
Earnings$10,982,915
Net Contributions$3,066,423
Grants$5,100,560
Ending Balance$132,800,314

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