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Rush University Overview

Rush University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Chicago, Illinois. The city atmosphere of Chicago makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

What Is Rush University Known For?

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  • Rush University has an impressive student to faculty ratio of 5 to 1.
  • The highest award offered at Rush University is the doctor's degree.
  • In <nil>, 67% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from Rush University with a bachelor's degree make about $84,906 a year. That's 108% more than those who graduate from other schools.

Where Is Rush University?


Contact details for Rush University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 600 S. Paulina St. Ste 440, Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 312-942-7100

How Do I Get Into Rush University?

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Rush University Undergraduate Student Diversity

54 Full-Time Undergraduates
83% Women
54% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 118 undergraduate students at Rush University, with 54 being full-time and 64 being part-time.


There are also 2,771 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 54 full-time undergraduates at Rush University, 17% are male and 83% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Rush University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 4
Black or African American 5
Hispanic or Latino 20
White 24
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Over 19 countries are represented at Rush University. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, Libya, and China.

Online Learning at Rush University

907 Took All Classes Online
1,857 Took At Least One Class Online
17.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 1,857 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Rush University has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 30th most popular in Illinois for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2020-2021.

Online Growth Rankings of Rush University

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Rush University was 17.1%. This is the #1,143 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Rush University regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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