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Device Backgrounds & Wallpapers

Landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted's work abounds in our neighborhood, and campus itself reflects his guiding ideals: “The enjoyment of scenery employs the mind without fatigue and yet exercises it; tranquilizes it and yet enlivens it.” Read about our campus gardens, then download a wallpaper to enjoy the Gothic architecture that complements them.

Aerial view of campus

Aerial view of campus

 

An aerial view of campus, capturing Harper Memorial Library in the foreground and the city of Chicago and Lake Michigan in the background.


Swift Hall and C-bench

Swift Hall and C-Bench

 

Students gather on the lawn near Swift Hall for class discussions. Behind them, you can see Bond Chapel and the towers of Harper Memorial Library. In the shadows, look for the C-Bench, which was reserved for varsity athletes and their lady friends until the 1960s.


Botany Pond

Botany Pond

 

An autumn view of Botany Pond, which was built as an outdoor research lab by John Coulter, the first chair of the University's botany department. You might also enjoy this wonderful 1926 photo of a child at Botany Pond from the University of Chicago Archives or this lecture on the biodiversity of the pond by Professor Michael LaBarbera.


Cobb Gate gargoyle

Cobb Gate gargoyle

 

Campus tradition associates this gargoyle on Cobb Gate with first-year students. Second- and third-years are seen climbing the gate, and the fourth-year stands atop the center.


Magnolia in bloom

Magnolia in bloom

 

A magnolia tree blooming in front of the Social Science Research Building.


Rockefeller Chapel

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Rockefeller Chapel is the spiritual and ceremonial hub of the University of Chicago. It hosts diverse religious and interreligious events, art performances, Convocations, and more.