Chicago State University

9501 S King Drive,
Chicago, IL 60628

Chicago State University opened its doors as a teacher training school in a leaky railroad freight car in Blue Island, Illinois on September 2, 1867. Today, in contrast, the university is a fully accredited public, urban institution located on 161-picturesque acres in a residential community on the Southside of Chicago.

  • Distance in miles 11.8 miles
  • Distance on CTA 45 minutes
  • Undergraduates 4,531
  • Graduates 2,304
  • Admission Type Application Deadlines for each semester