Before deciding on a college, it's importnat to discuss finances with your family. With tuition, fees, books, supplies and housing, it all adds up fast. But remember the printed cost of a higher education instiution is not necessarliy what you will pay. There are many resources available to help offset the cost of a college education, including the following types of aid that can be included in a financial aid package:
Private education isn't as expensive as you might think. RMU's tuition is 30% lower than the average private college in Illinois. Scholarships combined with grants and student loans make our already low tuition an even better investment in your future. In 2007-2008, RMU awarded more than $19 million in scholarships to our students.
You can afford to earn a degree:
Robert Morris University 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). RMU serves over 7000 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, Bensenville, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.