DePaul University

1 E Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 362-8000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 28321

Type: Private nonprofit 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $35,071.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $50,791.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $50,791.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 95%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 29%
Average Federal Grant $4,504.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 28%
Average state aid $4,432.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 94%
Average institutional aid $14,779.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 58%
Average student loan $6,884.00
Accounting and Business/Management
African-american/Black Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Applied Mathematics
Arabic Language and Literature
Architectural History and Criticism
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
Biology/Biological Sciences
Business Administration and Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Business/Managerial Economics
Chinese Language and Literature
Chinese Studies
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical Psychology
Communication and Media Studies
Community Organization and Advocacy
Community Psychology
Computational Mathematics
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Graphics
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer
Computer Science
Computer Software and Media Applications
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Creative Writing
Curriculum and Instruction
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Directing and Theatrical Production
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
E-commerce/Electronic Commerce
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
East Asian Studies
Educational Leadership and Administration
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Environmental Science
Experimental Psychology
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Finance and Financial Management Services
Financial Planning and Services
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Foreign Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations
General Studies
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
German Language and Literature
Graphic Communications
Graphic Design
Health Communication
Health Law
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Hospitality Administration/Management
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Information Resources Management
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
International and Intercultural Communication
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International law and Legal Studies
International Marketing
International Relations and Affairs
Italian Language and Literature
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Latin American Studies
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Management Information Systems
Management Science
Marketing Research
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics and Computer Science
Mathematics Teacher Education
Medical Informatics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Music Management
Music Performance
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Non-profit/Public/Organizational Management
Nurse Anesthetist
Nursing Practice
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Communication
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Playwriting and Screenwriting
Political Science and Government
Public Administration
Public Health
Public Policy Analysis
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Reading Teacher Education
Real Estate
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Rhetoric and Composition
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
Social Work
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Tax law/Taxation
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
Urban Studies/Affairs
Women's Studies

DePaul University Scholarships

DePaul Community Service Scholarship
Scholarship for incoming freshmen attending DePaul University in Illinois full-time. Applicants must have demonstrated an exceptional record of community service. Recipients will be required to minor in Community Service Studies which comprises six additional courses, three of which are unique to the community service studies program. Students are also requried to complete at least 30 hours of community service each quarter with one of the community partners. Candidates must meet with the Program Coordinator quarterly on an individual basis as well as on a large group basis. Number of awards varies. Renewable; 4 years. more...
Music Performance Scholarships
Scholarship for incoming Freshmen students accepted to DePaul University's School of Music, majoring in Music Performance. Applicant must contact the School of Music to set up an audition at 773-325-7444. Students must audition for and perform as assigned in School of Music Performance ensembles, as determined by the ensemble conducting faculty. Applicant must be involved in music, exhibit potential or developed talent, and present good academic records. Number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Ledger & Quill Transfer Scholarships
Scholarship for transfer students accepted to DePaul University's School of Accountancy. Student must have a minimum 3.30 GPA in at least 30 semester or 45 quarter hours of transferable credit from an Illinois community college. April deadline is for priority consideration; final deadline is July 1st. Finalists must attend an interview during the Transfer Scholarship Interview weekend in April or July. Award amount is equal to half-tuition. Number of awards varies. Renewable. more...
Mayor's Leadership 2000 Scholarships
Scholarship for Chicago, Illinois residents (minimum of 1 year prior to enrollment) who have been accepted to DePaul University as full-time Freshmen or Transfer students. Student must have an exceptional record of leadership through community, church, civic or school activities. Candidate must also present a strong academic record, demonstrate financial need, and submit a recommendation letter with application packet. Finalists must attend an interview in April; due date for Transfer student is July 1st; interview date may vary. Number of awards varies. Renewable; with continued commitment to community service. more...
Theatre Studies Scholarship
Scholarship for incoming freshmen attending DePaul University in Illinois full-time, majoring in Theatre Studies. Applicants must be declared Dramaturgy/Criticism, Playwriting, Theatre Arts or Theatre Management majors and entering The Theatre School at DePaul University in the fall term. Candidates must have interviewed at one of our admission interviews, held November thu February. Contact the Theatre School to set up an interview at 773-325-7999. Number of awards varies. Renewable; 4 years. more...

Illinois Scholarships

Patricia Striglos Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for residents of the Decatur, Illinois area who are undergraduate students attending Millikin University. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Carol J. Grice Major Scholarship
Scholarship for incoming freshmen, transfer students or current undergraduate students attending Western Illinois University who are majoring in Elementary Education. Incoming freshmen must have a minimum ACT score of 25. Transfer students and current undergraduates must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Number of awards may vary. Renewable. more...
Presidential Purchase Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending the University of St. Francis, majoring or minoring in Visual Arts. Applicants must submit artwork for the university to purchase in the spring. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
President's Minority Graduate Access Program (PMGAP)
Scholarship for first-year, minority graduate students attending Western Illinois University. Selection based on academic achievement. Due date and number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
June Whited Christian Science Scholarship
Scholarship for Shelby County, Ohio residents who are undergraduate students attending Principia College pursuing a four-year degree. Applicants must have graduated from a Shelby County, Ohio School District school, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection is based on financial need, academic ability, community and school service, and demonstrated moral standards within the doctrine of the First Church of Christ, Scientist. more...
Alverno Scholarship in Fine Arts
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending the University of St. Francis, majoring or minoring in Visual Arts. Applicants must exhibit evidence of talent and loyalty to the university. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Eileen & Michael Tanner Award
Scholarship for current undergraduate students attending the University of Illinois at Chicago. Applicant must have a minimum 3.2 GPA, have financial need, and proven service to underserved communities of Chicago. Nonrenewable. more...
Lloyd Leake Scholarship
Scholarship for African American undergraduate students attending Saint Xavier University enrolled full-time in the College of Education. Applicants must demonstrate excellence, service and integrity and have a minimum 2.8 GPA. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
BKD LLP Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Millikin University majoring in Accounting. Applicants must be planning to pursue a career in public accounting. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Dr. J. Graham Provan History Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Millikin University. Preference is given to junior or senior students majoring in history or other history students pursuing special studies in history. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...

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