Rush University

Private, Four-years School Located in Chicago, IL

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How much is the Rush tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Rush's tuition & fees is $30,957.

Rush Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$30,957
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$32,129

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Rush for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $130,524 at Rush. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is -$nan. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to -$nan.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$31,613-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2024-25)$32,282-$nan-$nan
Junior (2025-26)$32,966-$nan-$nan
Senior (2026-27)$33,664-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$130,524-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$32,282-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2025-26)$32,966-$nan-$nan
Junior (2026-27)$33,664-$nan-$nan
Senior (2027-28)$34,377-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$133,288-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$32,966-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2026-27)$33,664-$nan-$nan
Junior (2027-28)$34,377-$nan-$nan
Senior (2028-29)$35,105-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$136,111-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$33,664-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2027-28)$34,377-$nan-$nan
Junior (2028-29)$35,105-$nan-$nan
Senior (2029-30)$35,848-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$138,994-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$34,377-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2028-29)$35,105-$nan-$nan
Junior (2029-30)$35,848-$nan-$nan
Senior (2030-31)$36,607-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$141,937-$nan-$nan

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Rush' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Illinois, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $21,542.
In-StateOut-of-State
Rush University$30,957
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Illinois Four-years Colleges$19,795
Public Schools$10,585$13,638
Private Schools$21,542

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Rush and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
Rush UniversityChicago, IL$30,957$38,013
Midwestern University-Downers GroveDowners Grove, IL$45,946$48,857
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and ScienceNorth Chicago, IL$33,207$34,167

Financial Aid and COA

At Rush University, 104 students (88%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $14,531.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Tuition & Fees$30,957
Average Financial Aid$14,531
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship10488%$14,531
Pell Grants4538%$4,814
Federal Student Loan8975%$8,255

Student Population

Rush University has a total of 2,870 students including 115 undergraduate and 2,755 graduate students. By gender, there are 678 male students and 2,211 female students attending Rush. The school offers online degree programs and 841 students enrolled online exclusively (29.30% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,889 6782,211
Undergraduate118 2989
Graduate2,771 6492,122

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address600 S. Paulina St. STE 440, Chicago, IL
Phone312-942-7100
WEBwww.rushu.rush.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered31 Programs
Online Program Offered5 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered25 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population2,870
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate8 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties1,196 (Full-time), 263 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs2,157 (Full-time), 392 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$99,208
Average Staff Salary$78,876