DePaul University

Depaul University

Maintaining its reputation as the largest Catholic university in the United States, and its No. 1 ranking in the Princeton Review's ''Diverse Student Population'' category, Depaul University expands over five campuses within the Chicagoland area. Its largest campus, being Lincoln Park is situated on 36 acres of the historic neighborhood. Respectively following, is the Loop campus, located in the heart of downtown. The remaining locations make up the suburban campus sector, which includes O’ Hare, Naperville and Oak Forest. With convenient transportation between campuses, students can enjoy the fun and excitement of living in Chicago, in addition to the benefits of the multifaceted and multi-cultural community.

With a student population of 24,414, including 75% undergraduates, ; 15% graduate students and 10% law students, Depaul prides itself as the only university, whose faculty priority is teaching. Depaul is more than equipped with 938 fulltime faculty members, offering a student-faculty ration of 17:1. Depaul’s academic curriculum consists of more that 275 undergraduate and graduate programs, distributed among ten specialty colleges and schools.

Undergraduate Majors

Accountancy, Acting, African Studies, Anthropology, Art, Media and Design, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Catholic Studies, Chemistry,  Computer Science, Economics, Early Childhood Education,  Elementary Education, French, Geography, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Italian, Journalism, Marketing, Mathematics and Statistics, Music Education, Performing Arts Management, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Playwriting, Political Science, Real Estate, Sociology, Spanish, Theatre Arts, Women & Gender Studies, World Language Education

Graduate Majors

Accountancy (Master of), Applied Economics, Applied Technology, Banking, Bilingual Cultural Education, Brand Management, Cinema Production, Computational Finance, Computer Game Development, Computer Science Technology Law, Curriculum Studies, Directing, E-Business, Educational Leadership, English, Finance, General Business, Health Law, History, Hospital Leadership, Information Systems, Integrated Marketing Communications, Music Education, Predictive Analytics, Public Administration, Revenue Management

Student Life

In addition to an extensive academic program, Depaul offers its students more than 200 on- campus clubs and organizations, which include Radio Depaul, the student radio station, intramural sports and Panhellenic Council. Depaul’s Athletic department remains a member of  the Big East Conference, nicknamed the Blue Demons, students can choose from seven men and women’s sports teams.

Depaul aims to make the on- campus student life as engaging as possible. Students have a variety of campus community options which include, drive-in movies, safety fairs, community fests, and for students looking to expand his/her academic experience- there is a study abroad program.

With a campus located in the heart of Chicago, the Depaul experience is enriched with Chicago’s extensive museum campus, year- round festivals, infinite restaurant options, the natural beauty of Lake Michigan’s shoreline, and block to block public transportation.

Millie's Husband Recognized for Doctor of Humane Letters Honoris Causa Degree - John Simon, DePaul University, Class of 2012