2016-2017 Tuition and Fees

2016-2017 tuition will be effective as of July 1, 2016.

Undergraduate Tuition Rate

(12 or more credit hours)


$8,600 per quarter

All students taking 12, 16, 20, or 24 quarter hours per quarter will be charged full-time tuition. Any student given permission by the Director of Education to take more than 24 hours will be charged extra for the additional courses.

Tuition is assessed each term based on enrolled hours on the day representing the official census for verification of enrollment. No tuition adjustment is done for repeated, incomplete, or failed coursework previously charged.

(6 - 11 credit hours)

$5,800 per quarter

Less-Than-Part-Time Study
(Less than 6 credit hours)

$2,900 per quarter

Graduate Tuition Rate

Per Course
(4 credit hours)

$2,750 per course

Per Credit Hour  

$688 per credit hour

Program Fee  

$250 per quarter

Housing Rates

Chicago - University Center - 3 quarter contract (non-refundable) - with meals


$12,600 per 3 quarters

Chicago - University Center - 1st - 3rd quarters - with meals


$4,200 per quarter

Chicago - University Center - 4th or 5th quarters (restrictions apply) - with meals


$1,000 per quarter

Program Fees 

All programs have a fee charged per quarter for both part-time and full-time students. Fees are charged each quarter through the completion of student's degree (Associate's and/or Bachelor's) 

Computer Network Specialist  
Culinary Arts
Graphic Arts 
Medical Assisting 
Surgical Technology 
All Other Programs  


$590 per quarter
$1,250 per quarter
$480 per quarter
$315 per quarter
$1,360 per quarter
$1,360 per quarter
$150 per quarter 

Transportation Fee

The transportation fee is charged to ALL full-time students attending our Chicago campus. Fee is charged each quarter.

U-Pass Fee


$90 per quarter

Study Abroad Fees

(Includes housing & airfare; does not include tuition or program fees.)

Study Abroad fees are determined throughout the Academic Year. Please visit Financial Services once you have discussed taking part in one of these opportunities with the Study Abroad Coordinator.

Deposit Fees

Surgical Technology Program Deposit
Nursing Program Deposit
Housing Deposit
Study Abroad Deposit


$200 (on student account)
$200 (on student account)


Application Fee
(Payable with all applications for admission and non-refundable.)





Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.