East – West University

816 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL

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East - West University is a nonprofit private institution that has many degrees available for students to choose from. The school is located in Chicago, Illinois, in a predominantly urban area. East - West University, with only approximately 940 students enrolled, provides smaller class sizes and hands on instruction as part of its commitment to students.

Areas of study offered at East - West University include:

  • Liberal Arts
  • Business Administration
  • Behavioral Science
  • Biology
  • English
  • Electrical and Communications Engineering Technology

The school operates under an open enrollment policy, accepting any applicants that meet the basic requirements for admission. Submission of transcripts, test scores, and admissions essays may be requested for certain programs.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is close to $18,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and therefore students should use the school's tuition calculator to get a better idea of their costs. Some students at this school may qualify for financial aid, which is typically provided as grants or student loans.

Students may take a look at the school's to view additional information.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give you an idea of the applicants East – West University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

East – West University has a total student population of about 540, where graduate students make up roughly 30% of the student body.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $19,000-$23,000 per year
  • For part-time students, charges are between $630-$760 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships91%$4,079
Receiving Student Loans75%$2,630
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, East – West University may provide services to students including:

  • Weekend and night classes available
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Student employment

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of East – West University is around 32%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years7%
Graduating in 5 Years2%
Graduating in 6 Years2%
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by East – West University by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Engineering Technology

English Language and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

Interdisciplinary Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact East – West University for official up-to-date information.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map