Chicago is home to some of the top ranked Universities in the U.S.
Loyola University, grabbing America’s hearts as fans watched the Cinderella story of their basketball team reach the Final Four as an 11th seed, have put Chicago back on the radar. Education, Culture, and Sports can all be found in these top ranked universities here in Chicago. Students nation-wide travel to Chicago seeking to gain an education in the heart of the city.
Loyola University is a private American Catholic research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1870 by the Jesuits, today Loyola is one of the largest Catholic universities in the United States. Loyola's professional schools have educated generations of local business and civic leaders, and distinguished programs in medicine, nursing, and health sciences are anchored by the nationally recognized Loyola University Medical Center. While the main campus for Loyola resides in Evanston, the Talbott is the closest hotel to Loyola's law school- less than 1 block from the entrance!
DePaul University is a private university in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Founded by the Vincentians in 1898, the university takes its name from the 17th-century French priest Saint Vincent de Paul. In 1998, it became the largest Catholic university by enrollment in the United States.
Northwestern is a private research university based in Evanston, Illinois, United States, with other campuses located in Chicago and Doha, Qatar, and academic programs and facilities in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, California. Along with its selective undergraduate programs, Northwestern is known for its highly ranked Kellogg School of Management, Pritzker School of Law, Feinberg School of Medicine, Bienen School of Music, and Medill School of Journalism.
University of Chicago is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. It holds top-ten positions in various national and international rankings. The university is composed of the College, various graduate programs and interdisciplinary committees organized into five academic research divisions and seven professional schools. Beyond the arts and sciences, Chicago is also well known for its professional schools, which include the Pritzker School of Medicine, the Booth School of Business, the Law School, the School of Social Service Administration, the Harris School of Public Policy Studies, the Divinity School and the Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies.