7400 Augusta Street River Forest, IL 60305-1499 708-771-8300
http://www.cuchicago.edu crfadmis@curf.edu
About Concordia University-River Forest
  • Year of Foundation 1864
  • Size of Campus 40 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Lutheran
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,032
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $20,300
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 5,134
Concordia University Chicago is the university of choice for those seeking a Christian institution in the Midwest that provides a broad, liberal arts based undergraduate education, as well as graduate and professional programs in areas of demonstrated competence, which serve a particular need of society and advance the mission of the Church. As a distinctive, comprehensive university of The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod, centered in the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and based in the liberal arts, Concordia University Chicago equips men and women to serve and lead with integrity, creativity, competence and compassion in a diverse, interconnected and increasingly urbanized church and world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Latin Student Union
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, Alpha Kappa Delta
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Chicago, IL (13)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Chicago, IL (13)
  • Distance to nearest train Chicago, IL (13)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 70%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, special housing for disabled students
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 12
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 480,000
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,250
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 77
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 298,168
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 6
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Christopher Center Resource Center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 140,000
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 235
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 98%
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A