About Oak Point University

Oak Point Offers World-Class Healthcare Education in Chicago and Oak Brook

In 2013, after 98 years in Oak Park, Oak Point University (formerly West Suburban College of Nursing) moved to Presence Saint Elizabeth’s Hospital in the heart of Chicago’s historic Wicker Park neighborhood. The campus is LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) and includes 44 offices, 10 classrooms, and a 6,200 square-foot, state-of-the-art Interprofessional Simulation Learning Center. It’s 37,700 square feet of the most advanced healthcare education in Chicagoland. At Oak Point University, we provide the highest quality Nursing and Radiography education available. Our faculty are experienced, accessible, and supportive of every student they instruct and our facilities feature the advanced technologies you would expect from a world-class university.

Student Profile & Demographics as of Summer 2020

Average age of all students
Students at Oak Point as of Fall 2019
Alumni of Oak Point University (approx.)
Our new 3G simulation man is so advanced he even sweats

Oak Point’s Speaker Series

Thinking Out Loud: Food As Medicine

Foglia Family Foundation IPE Simulation Learning Center

On June 16, 2016 Oak Point officially opened its doors to the new IPE Learning Center.

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