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Student Resources
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​​​​​ Take advantage of DePaul's student services, economics tutoring services and all that DePaul has to offer. We also encourage you to le​arn more about career paths, student and professional associations related to your interests, and other networking opportunities. 

Undergraduate

If you have questions about your undergraduate College of Business major or minor, please contact:

Driehaus School of Business Advising
(312) 362-5358
DePaul Center 5200

If you have questions about your undergraduate Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (CLASS) major or minor, please contact:

Dr. Laura Owen
Director, Undergraduate Economics Program
lowen@depaul.edu
(312) 362-8771
DePaul Center 6210

The department encourages students to speak to professors about their interests and coursework.

Graduate

If you have questions about your MS in Economics & Policy Analysis degree, please contact:

Professor Gabriella Bucci
Graduate Programs Director
gbucci@depaul.edu
(312) 362-6787

Steve Carlton
Business Manager
scarlton@depaul.edu
(312) 362-5678

If you have questions about your MBA degree, please contact:

Kellstadt Graduate School of Business Advising
kgsb@depaul.edu
(312) 362-8810
DePaul Center 5300

Students can receive Junior Year Experiential Learning credit for approved internships through ECO 393. Please visit the ECO 393: Internship in Applied Economics page for more information.

Applications will be accepted Oct. 1 - Nov. 1, 2021

Avery Barat Scholarship

The Avery Barat Scholarship is in honor of Gerald A. Avery, Jr. and is awarded to graduate economics students who participate in the Research Fellowship program in the Master of Science in Economics and Policy Analysis Program.

Apply online

Dennis and Sandra Calvanese Meritorious Scholarship in Economics

The Dennis and Sandra Calvanese Meritorious Scholarship in Economics provides recognition and financial assistance to undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the Driehaus College of Business.

Apply online

Economics Clubs

The Economics Club

The Economics Club sponsors forums, speakers, workshops and outings for undergraduate economics majors/minors. All declared economics majors/minors will receive announcements of Economics Club events from the department email: economics@depaul.edu. Please update your profile through Campus Connect to ensure that we have your correct email address.

If you would like to be involved in helping plan future events, please contact the faculty sponsor of the club, Laura Owen, at lowen@depaul.edu.

Omicron Delta Epsilon

The Department of Economics at DePaul sponsors the Pi Chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon, "an academic honor society dedicated to the encouragement of excellence in economics." Declared economics majors and minors will be considered for induction once they have completed the intermediate economic theory courses (ECO 305 and ECO 306). The induction ceremony is usually held at the end of the winter term.

Have you ever thought about teaching economics? Would you like to improve your own understanding of basic economic theory? Did you earn an A in ECO 105 or ECO 106? If so, working for DePaul's Supplemental Instruction (SI) program might be for you.

What is Supplemental Instruction (SI)?

  • SI is a student-support program that targets historically difficult courses
  • Students in SI courses have the opportunity to attend weekly review sessions to improve their understanding of course material
  • These small group sessions are facilitated by SI leaders, trained student mentors who focus on course content and study skills

What is an SI Leader?

  • A student who has previously taken one of the courses SI supports
  • Someone who excels in and is excited about the subject he or she is involved with
  • A student who wants to help his or her peers succeed

What major responsibilities does an SI Leader undertake?

  • Attending the class lectures each week
  • Facilitating three one-hour review sessions each week outside of class
  • Planning for weekly sessions and communicating with students outside of class
  • Attending a training session and observation reviews
  • About nine hours of commitment per week for which SI leaders are paid a stipend

Please visit the Supplemental Instruction website for more information.

Spring 2021 Tutoring Schedule

The Department of Economics offers tutoring for undergraduate students enrolled in ECO 105 and 106. Tutoring will be held via Zoom. Please check your D2L for Zoom instructions.

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