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"Hyde Park is a fantastic community and makes the city of Chicago feel
a little more homey."
— Ella D.

217

acre campus

A certified botanic garden

5:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Over90

Nobel laureates

associated with UChicago

80%

of students are
involved in research

Students attend UChicago from over 100 countries around the world

20

varsity teams

29 UAA Championships

over the past decade

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UChicago is now offering online information sessions, so you can learn about UChicago from the comfort of your own home! Join an admissions officer as they tell you a little more about life at UChicago and walk you through the process of applying to college! Check dates and Register

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Current students and alumni share their favorite classes, the best dining halls, and unforgettable moments at UChicago.

UChicago At A Click

UChicago at a Click, presents a collection of resources to help you get to know us better and confidently approach the college application process. Take a virtual tour, learn about our Core curriculum and commitment to free speech, and listen to admissions experts as they walk you through the admissions process. We're contantly adding new content, so check back. If you have any questions, please reach out to us at collegeadmissions@uchicago.edu.

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Admissions News

UChicago Stand Together Launched

To more directly address issues of social inequity faced by high school students today, the University of Chicago is announcing the launch of the UChicago Stand Together Initiative. Learn more

Launch to the Future: Quantum Internet

A new national initiative to accelerate research in quantum science and technology just announced at the event by the Department of Energy. Learn more

Beyond Undergrad: Looking back on a UChicago Education

Despite the nearly two decades and several graduate degrees that separate Micah Prochaska from the beginning of his first year at UChicago, he jumped at the chance to discuss his favorite Core class.

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We sit down with admissions experts to talk about the process of applying to college. Not just UChicago. Any college!