7350 West 87th Street

Bridgeview, IL 60455

Enrollment:  888.616.9051

Salon Appointments:  708.233.9933

Opened in summer 2006, the Bridgeview beauty school is located just outside of Chicago’s southwest side at 7350 West 87th Street in Bridgeview, IL and currently offers programs in Cosmetology, Esthetics, Barbering, and Teacher Training.

This 8,300 square foot facility includes a clinic area, theory room, dispensary, library, wet room, lounges, and classrooms.

Interested in taking a tour of our Bridgeview campus? You can either apply online or call us to schedule an appointment at 888.616.9051.


Full-Time 12 Months
Part-Time 20 Months

The most current, technically precise and versatile education available in the cosmetology training field today. Learn to become a Hairdresser, Hair Colorist, Cosmetologist, Stylist, Nail Technician, Make-up Artist, or Esthetician.


Full-Time 6 Months

Part-Time 9 Months

Our curriculum focuses on creating a secure foundation of the scientific building blocks for skin: its function, properties and needs. Learn to become a Facialist, Waxing Specialist, Body Treatment Specialist, Medi-Spa Esthetician, or Make-up Artist.


Part-Time 20 Months

Our barber curriculum combines artistry, science and business savvy so you can learn what it takes to cut, color, groom, and style hair for men as a Professional Men’s Stylist, Master Barber, or Barbershop Owner or Manager.


Part-Time Day Classes

This 3 day per week schedule allows our students to continue to “earn while they learn” to be a teacher. Learn to become a Cosmetology Teacher, Cosmetology Teacher with Experience*, or Esthetics Teacher.

Beauty History of Bridgeview, IL

When Megan Rapinoe, the co-captain of the U.S. women’s national soccer team, played in Bridgeview, IL, her colorful hairstyle made headlines. More recently, she took her style off the field as a fashion designer focused on inclusivity and gender neutrality.

The strong Middle Eastern culture in Bridgeview has prompted many specialty fashion and beauty shops to open up within the local community.

At the Bridgeview Parks district, special FX makeup artists were highlighted at the Unknown World of Paranormal Convention where they taught workshops on how to create the ghoulish looks of ghosts and zombies.

Beauty Events Bridgeview, IL

Beauty professionals living in Bridgeview can take advantage of the beauty events in Chicago including Makeup Show Chicago, Midwest Fashion Week and America’s Beauty Show.

Look for fashion shows in Bridgeview and nearby communities. For example, the Fashion No Boundaries Denim & Diamonds Fashion Show happens in nearby Oak Lawn, and the African Fashions Pop-Up Shop happened in nearby Bedford Park.

The Senior PROMise event by the Edward Touhy Guardian Angel Foundation helps economically disadvantaged teens in the Bridgeview area attend their senior proms in style. The hair and makeup artists of Tricoci University provide prom makeovers while other businesses contribute dresses, handbags, suits, shoes and other aspects of special event stye.

Financial Assistance

Federal student aid programs (i.e. Title IV) are available for students who qualify. A TUBC Financial Aid Coordinator can assist students with these programs and other financial assistance options to make Tricoci University as affordable as possible. Please call 888.616.9051 for more information about financial aid assistance.

Tuition and Kit costs by program

For more information on this campus and its programs, please visit our Consumer Information section.


Tricoci University student salons are a great way to experience high-level salon and spa services at very modest prices. Student salon guests can walk-in or call in advance for an appointment to enjoy these services—an appointment is highly recommended. For salon appointments, please call 708.233.9933.


Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:30am-4:30pm
Wednesday 9:30am-4:30pm
Thursday 9:30am-4:30pm
Friday 9:30am-4:30pm
Saturday 9:30am-5:00pm
Sunday Closed

NOTE: Not all services are available at all times. Hours may vary by program