On-campus Degrees

Aurora University is a four-year, private, nonprofit, fully accredited university offering students an excellent education at an affordable cost. Nestled in a tree-lined neighborhood in Aurora, the second largest city in Illinois, and located approximately 45 miles from Chicago, the university serves more than 3,900 undergraduate and 1,900 graduate students across more than 60 majors and programs.

On-campus Degree Programs

Why Aurora University?

  • Student success focus.

    Our caring faculty and staff are dedicated to the success of our students. We’ll help you explore your interests, bring learning to life, and gain the skills you need for a meaningful career.

  • Value-based education.

    We’re committed to providing a rich education, grounded in real-world experiences, to empower you to reach your full potential. We draw upon the values of integrity, citizenship, continuous learning and excellence to give you an education that both inspires and prepares you to be a leader in your field.

  • Affordable learning.

    AU offers an exceptional education at an affordable cost. With one of the lowest private school tuition rates in Illinois, merit-based scholarships, and generous financial aid packages, we’re committed to helping you achieve your goals.

Entrance to Aurora Campus