East-West University is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence by all through relevant, effective and convenient education,and service to humankind with a global, multi-cultural and future-oriented perspective. It is both comprehensive andpluralistic in terms of clientele, academic programs, educational delivery systems, research and publication projects andsources of financial support.
|County||Cook County, IL|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|34 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||879 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||869 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||10 students||137 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||1%||1%|
|% Two or more races||1%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
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|Out-State Tuition Fees|
- East-West University, a private academic institution that for nearly 25 years has been helpinghundreds of Chicago Public School students realize their dream of a college education and a better life. A dream that formany would have been unobtainable due to the high costs of higher education.
- Since it was founded in 1980, East-West has made affordability, quality instruction, small class sizeand convenient location the hallmarks of its reputation. A comprehensive financial aid package is available, includinginstitutional scholarships to most students. The annual tuition and fees are among the lowest of any private university inthe Midwest.
- The University is strategically located in the South Loop of downtown Chicago. The Universityfacilities consist of two buildings, known as the East and West Buildings. The East Building faces Michigan Avenue andextends to the West Building on Wabash Avenue. Our facilities accommodate 4 computer labs, an auditorium, cafeteria, studentlounge, bookstore, library, electronics lab and several administrative offices.
- East-West offers bachelor's degrees in such fields as business administration, computer andinformation science, electronics technology and the liberal arts. In addition, one- and two-year certificates are offered invarious areas.