Chicago
Chicago
225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-777-7600  |  Toll Free: 800-626-4123

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A Legacy of Success

At Argosy University, Chicago, we’re committed to your success. We don’t enroll students. We enroll graduates. Our friendly, engaged faculty is passionate about teaching and mentoring students and is with you every step of the way. Degree programs range from Associate of Science degrees in Information Technology and Business Administration to Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership.

By the Numbers

Argosy University, Chicago occupies approximately 50,000 square feet in a modern high-rise on bustling Michigan Avenue. Nearly 475 students are currently enrolled in over 20 degree programs. Classes are small and personal, typically with 12 to 30 students per class. Approximately 50% of our students are part-time, and more than 70% of our students are female.

The Heart of Chicago

Our campus is located in an architecturally significant, environmentally responsible building at the Eastern edge of the famed Chicago Loop, just blocks south of the Chicago River. The world-class Art Institute of Chicago, Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, and Shedd Aquarium are all within walking distance, as is Millennium Park, upscale shopping and restaurants on the famous Magnificent Mile, and the city’s vibrant theater district.

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Bachelor's Degrees

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  • Master's Accelerated Plan Take graduate-level courses that count towards your bachelor's degree and advanced standing in a master's program.

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Library Information

Overview

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.

Regular Hours

Monday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Tuesday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Wednesday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Thursday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Friday – 8:30a.m.–6:00p.m.
Saturday – 11:00a.m.–5:00p.m.
Sunday Closed

Argosy University, Chicago Library adjusts its hours to accommodate student needs. If there are no classes on campus, the hours are reduced.

Contact Info

Argosy University, Chicago Library
225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601

Fay Kallista, Library Director
Ph: 1-312-777-7653
Fax: 1-312-777-7749
fkallista@argosy.edu

Online Library

All Argosy University students can access the Online Library from the Campus Common, which allows full-text searches in over 100 databases that support every academic program. The Online Library provides access to electronic journals, books, multimedia, reference materials, research guides, and instructional webinars. Interlibrary loan is available to procure resources not available in the Argosy University collections.

A Culture of Diversity

With an eclectic student body, our campus reflects the rich diversity of the greater Chicago community. Our student population includes recent high school grads, active and retired military, and working professionals returning to college to pursue a second or third career. Our campus has a strong tradition of championing diversity. In 2016, we created the Center for Workforce Diversity to identify faculty, student and alumni resources, to research workplace diversity, and provide expertise to the Chicago business community. We’re active members of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and participate in various community partnerships.

Campus Facilities

Our campus features a dedicated WiFi system, two open computer labs, a counseling skills lab, a library with Academic Learning Center and student meeting rooms, student and faculty lounges, an executive conference room, and Student Finance and Student Services offices. Classrooms are equipped with computers, projectors, sound, and screens for presentations.

Easy to Get Here

Getting to class is fast and easy with public transportation and rapid transit. We’re accessible by bus, commuter trains, and the famous Chicago CTA “L” trains.

Beyond the Classroom

Argosy University, Chicago offers chartered student government organizations, as well as organizations serving the LGBTQ community, military veterans, international students and other constituencies. Students may also participate in discipline-specific organizations such as the Forensic Psychology Club and Honors societies. We also actively engage in partnerships and affiliations with public and private organizations to provide valuable experience for our students while supporting our community.

Schedules That Work for You

Many of our programs offer flexible schedules and learning formats—online courses, blended on-campus/online study, nights and weekend classes—that make it possible to continue your education while keeping your current job.

Tutoring

Tutoring is available at no cost to students. We also offer one-on-one tech assistance, and computer and software tutorials can be accessed 24/7 via the Campus Common.

Financial Aid

Many of our students receive some form of financial aid. Our friendly advisors can help you identify and apply for grants, scholarships and other financial aid, available to those who qualify.

Career Development and Preparation

We’re committed to helping you succeed in pursuing your career goals. We offer a variety of career services, including guidance in resume preparation and interviewing skills. Students have access to internship opportunities, to our Worldwide Professional Network, and other resources.

Disability Services

Argosy University, Chicago provides accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. Our Disability Services office assists qualified students with disabilities and is committed to equal access to services, program and activities.

News & Events

Teaches General Psychology Courses to Vatterott College Students

Perry Clark
2013, Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership
Argosy University, Chicago
Adjunct Psychology Instructor at Vatterott College

“I’m committed to setting high levels of excellence in education and ensuring continued success of classes.”

Teaches General Psychology Courses to Vatterott College Students

Dr. Perry Clark is an adjunct psychology instructor at Vatterott College, which has locations across the midwest. His role includes instructing students in the college’s general psychology courses. “I also develop and implement departmental curriculum and devise weekly lesson plans based upon current events, relevant issues and emerging perspectives in psychological science,” he stated.

Clark is also a mentor to his students, providing tailored advice that helps them to set high standards excellence and success in their education.

Prior to his studies at Argosy University, Chicago, Clark earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Counseling from the University of San Francisco. His dissertation focused on “Transfer Student Satisfaction with Academic Advising Services: A Comparative Analysis of Two Year Community College and Four-Year Institutions.”

Perry’s professional associations include:

  • Society for the Teaching of Psychology, American Psychological Association, Washington, DC
  • Member, American Psychological Association, Washington, DC
  • Member, National Academic Advising Association Manhattan, Kansas

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Argosy University, Chicago, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300, Chicago, Illinois 60601. ©2018 Argosy University.  All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu.

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Chicago PhD Student Tabitha Kaguri's Nonprofit Competes for Award Money

Tabitha M. Kaguri, who is working toward a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology at Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Chicago has founded a nonprofit organization that’s competing for a Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Her organization, EDJA Foundation, works to combat sexual violence and domestic abuse in sub-Saharan Africa by providing free medical, legal and counseling services to survivors—some as young as 4 years old.

The Waislitz Global Citizen Awards are annual cash prizes totaling $200,000—and voting is open to choose winners at: https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/programs/waislitz-award/

There is a grand prize of $100,000 and two semi-finalist prizes of $50,000. The awards, presented by Alex Waislitz and Global Citizen, recognize the excellence of individuals in their work to end extreme poverty.

Kaguri explains that she’s not only the founder of the nonprofit, she’s also a survivor herself. She was motivated to start the organization so that another generation would not suffer in silence. IF her organization wins the award, she plans to build more rape crisis centers to assist women and girls coping HIV in addition to the trauma of rape. 

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Vote for Chicago Student's Organization to Receive Global Citizen Award

Tabitha M. Kaguri, who is working toward a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University is looking for votes to help her organization earn a $100,000 Global Citizen Award.

Voting has already gotten Kaguri’s nonprofit, the EDJA Foundation, into the top ten nominees to earn the award money.

EDJA combats sexual violence and domestic abuse in Sub-Saharan Africa. It provides free medical, legal, and counseling services to survivors, some of whom are as young as four years old.

https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/programs/waislitz-award/

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Chicago's Sharma and Yarbrough Serve on RSVP Panel

Dr. Rahul Sharma and Dr. Sheila Yarbrough, instructors at Argosy University, Chicago, recently served as panelists at the 25th Anniversary celebration of Resources for Sexual Violence Prevention (RSVP) at the University of Chicago.

The event included a lunch that was followed by the panel discussion titled “The Past, Present, and Future of Prevention.”

Yarbrough is an associate faculty member and department chair at The Graduate School of Business and Management and Bachelor of Science programs at Argosy University, Chicago and Argosy University, Schaumburg. Sharma is an assistant professor and the coordinator of the diversity concentration. He’s also an assistant professor at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Chicago.

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