DeVry University (Addison): Narrative Description

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1221 North Swift Rd.
Addison, IL 60101-6106
Tel: (630)953-1300
Free: 800-346-5420
Admissions: (708)342-3300
Fax: (630)953-1236
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Proprietary, 4-year, coed. Part of DeVry University. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1982. Setting: 14-acre suburban campus with easy access to Chicago. Total enrollment: 1,853. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: computer/information sciences; business/marketing; engineering/engineering technologies. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: SAT or ACT, CPT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $40. Tuition: $11,330 full-time, $415 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $250 full-time, $75 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 11 open to all. Most popular organizations: Epsilon Delta Phi (EDP), International Student Organizations (ISO), Muslim Student Association (MSA), Institute for Electric and Electronic Engineers. Major annual events: Summer Fest, Casino Night, Santa Day. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, lighted pathways/sidewalks. College housing not available. Learning Resource Center with 18,500 books, 4,000 serials, 1,000 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 574 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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