Argosy University, Chicago Campus

Argosy University, Chicago

Centered in the heart of downtown Chicago, our campus is within walking distance to shopping, restaurants, public transportation, as well as cultural and entertainment venues. Located on North Michigan Avenue, Argosy University is just a few blocks from Millennium Park and is easily accessible by bus or subway. If you’ve never attended classes in Downtown Chicago, you don’t know what you’re missing!

225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: 312-777-7600 | Toll Free: 800-626-4123


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    The Argosy University, Chicago Library provides a variety of printed resources to support campus curricula and encourage life-long learning. It maintains a specialized collection of books, scholarly journals, audiovisuals, reference materials, dissertations, theses, and more. There is also access to electronic full-text journals, books, and other content specific to our program offerings.

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Our Student Services Department offers a variety of resources to help you during your time as a student at Argosy University. Contact us for more information about each of these services.

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Tutors are available (at no charge) to provide ancillary support and help with select classes. Computer and software tutorials are also available 24/7 via the Campus Common.

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Available counseling services may include short-term counseling, consultation, and referral to community agencies. Local referral lists may also be available for counseling services we do not provide.

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Optional health insurance is available to students through an outside agency. Students should contact our Student Services Department for information about obtaining this insurance.

Student activities

Argosy University offers a wide range of personal and professional opportunities designed to support educational programs and learning needs that are not available through courses or practicum. Offerings may include student government associations, lecture/workshop series, and special-interest groups.

Disability services

Argosy University provides accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. The Disability Services office assists qualified students with disabilities in acquiring reasonable and appropriate accommodations and in supporting equal access to services, programs and activities.

Students who seek reasonable accommodations should notify the Disabilities Services Coordinator in the Student Services Department of their specific limitations and, if known, their specific requested accommodations. Students will be asked to supply medical documentation of the need for accommodation. Classroom accommodations are not retroactive, but are effective only upon the student sharing approved accommodations with the instructor. Therefore, students are encouraged to request accommodations as early as feasible with the Disability Services Coordinator to allow for time to gather necessary documentation. If you have a concern or complaint in this regard, please contact the Disability Services Coordinator located in our Student Services Department. Complaints will be handled in accordance with the school’s Internal Grievance Procedure for Complaints of Discrimination and Harassment.

State Agency Contact Information for Student Complaints

Students are encouraged to first attempt to resolve complaints using the general student complaint process outlined in the catalog. Complaints may be reported to The Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) through the online complaint system http://complaints.ibhe.org/ or by mail at 1 North Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377.

News & Events

Penelope Asay selected for APA’s Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology

4/26/2017

Penelope Asay selected for APA’s Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology

Penelope Asay, Ph.D., ABPP, associate professor at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Chicago has been selected by the American Psychological Association's (APA) Public Interest Directorate for the organization's Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology.  This is a highly sought after, competitive honor that provides training for mid-career and senior women who show significant promise as leaders in the field.

 

"The mission of the APA Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology (LIWP) is to prepare, support and empower women psychologists as leaders to promote positive changes in institutional, organizational and practice settings as well as APA governance, and increase the diversity, number and effectiveness of women psychologists as leaders."

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Cleveland Clinic Psychologist Directs Chronic Pain and Rehabilitation Program

4/21/2017

Cleveland Clinic Psychologist Directs Chronic Pain and Rehabilitation Program

Dr. Giries W. Sweis | PsyD in Clinical Psychology | Class of 2008

Dr. Sweis is a licensed clinical psychologist in Illinois and Ohio, and is currently a staff member at the Cleveland Clinic, where he directs the Chronic Pain Rehabilitation Program and the Pain Psychology Training Fellowship. He holds joint appointments in the department of Psychiatry and Psychology and in the Center for Neurological Restoration. He also holds an adjunct faculty position at Cleveland State University and is an assistant professor in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.

Dr. Sweis obtained his BA in Applied Psychology from the University of Illinois–Chicago, his Masters in Addiction Studies from Governors State University, and received his Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Chicago. He also holds professional certifications in alcohol and drug addiction and smoking cessation, is board-registered as a mental illness and substance abuse counselor, and board-certified in biofeedback. He is an active member of several professional organizations and an ad hoc reviewer for Pain Medicine.

Dr. Sweis completed his internship at Centerstone of Indiana, where he also completed fellowships in health psychology and pain psychology. He works with individuals and families who struggle with chronic pain, disability, substance abuse, and various other medical conditions. He also treats adults with HIV/AIDS and various comorbid psychiatric disorders. His research interests include chronic pain, opioid addiction, HIV/AIDS, and health disparities.


See ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/568  for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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Argosy University, Chicago’s Nathaniel Gilham Participates in Peace March

4/19/2017

Argosy University, Chicago’s Nathaniel Gilham Participates in Peace March

Nathaniel Gilham, director of training in the College of Counseling, Psychology and Social Sciences at Argosy University, Chicago recently participated in a Peace March in Chicago, Illinois. The march was led by Englewood students to rally against violence.

 

Dr. Gilham, EDD, LCPC, NCC earned his Doctor of Education in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University, Chicago in 2011. Dr. Gilham also owns and operates a private practice.

 

Read an article about the march here: http://wgntv.com/2017/03/31/englewood-students-lead-peace-march-and-rally-against-chicago-violence/

 

See ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/599 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

 

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Grad Hillary Wildt and Instructor Sandra Zakowski Publish Article

4/19/2017

Grad Hillary Wildt and Instructor Sandra Zakowski Publish Article

Dr. Hillary Wildt and Dr. Sandra Zakowski, in collaboration with doctors from Cure Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, recently published the research article "War Trauma, Psychological Distress, and Coping Among Afghan Civilians Seeking Primary Health Care.” The article may be found in the current issue of the American Psychological Association's (Division of International Psychology) journal International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation (Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 81-100).

 

In 2015, Dr. Wildt earned a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Chicago. Dr. Zakowski, an instructor at the school, served as Dr. Wildt’s clinical research project (CRP) chair. Dr. Wildt is also a previous recipient of Argosy University, Chicago's Outstanding CRP Award presented yearly at our fall convocation ceremony.

 

See ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/568 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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