Tours & Information Sessions

The College Admissions Office in Rosenwald Hall offers information sessions and walking tours of campus year-round. Please note office closing dates below.

  • Register for a Tour

    For individuals or students with families and guardians

  • Register for Group Tour

    For class groups or groups of more than 20 people

  • The University of Chicago’s official prospective student tours and information sessions are offered free of charge and are open to all grades and ages.
  • Walk-ins are welcome but we ask that you please register in advance
  • Schools, extracurricular groups, and community organizations register separately as a group tours
  • Students may schedule an interview here

If you need any additional information or have any questions, please contact us at or by phone: (773) 702-8650.

March 2 — November 22, 2015

  Info Session Campus Tour
Monday-Friday 9 am and 2 pm 10 am and 3 pm
Saturday 9 am and 11 am 10 am and 12 pm
Sunday — April 12 - November 22
depart from the Smart Museum

(Mon-Sat tours depart from Rosenwald)
  2 pm

November 22, 2015 - March 6, 2016

  Info Session Campus Tour
Monday-Friday 9 am 10 am
Saturday No tours. Resume March 12, 2016  
Sunday — No tours. Sunday tours resume April 3, 2016
depart from the Smart Museum

(Mon-Sat tours depart from Rosenwald)
  2 pm

Office Closings: The Admissions Office will be closed to visitors and interviewers on the following days:

  • Thursday, November 26th
    Thanksgiving Day: Office closed
  • Friday, November 27th
    Day after Thanksgiving: Office closed
  • December 16th, 17th, 18th
    Office closed at noon each day
  • Thursday, December 24th
    Christmas Eve: office closed
  • Friday, December 25th
    Christmas Day: office closed
  • Thursday, December 31st
    New Year's Eve: office closed
  • Friday, January 1st
    New Year’s Day: office closed
  • Monday, January 18th
    Martin Luther King Day: office closed
  • March 16th
    Office closed at noon
  • Monday, May 30th
    Memorial Day – office closed
  • Saturday, June 11th
    Convocation: office closed for Saturday tours/info sessions
  • Monday, July 4th
    Independence Day: office closed

If you are looking for tours that encompass architecture, art, libraries, the medical school, law school, or business school, please consult UChicago’s Tour resources.

Individuals with disabilities or special needs who believe they may need assistance should contact our office at 773.702.8650 to request an accommodation at least one week prior to their visit.