A premier academic reputation. DePaul is one of the largest private, not-for-profit universities in the nation and was named one of the "Best Midwestern Colleges" by Princeton Review (2018). DePaul is also recognized as one of America's Best Value Colleges according to Forbes (2017).
Innovative Programs. DePaul has nearly 300 undergraduate and graduate programs and concentrations, and we are among the nation's "Most Innovative Schools," U.S. News & World Report (2015).
Distinguished faculty. Our faculty comes from distinguished academic, professional and research backgrounds, and most are active in their fields, providing real-world experience that translates into practical application.
A vast community of successful alumni. DePaul has a reputation for training stellar employees — with more than 185,000 DePaul alumni working in virtually every field, all over the world. And nearly 116,000 are in the Chicago area.