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UChicago Virtual Visit
Take a virtual tour of UChicago!

Your college exploration may be a bit different than you originally planned this year. Please know that the UChicago Admissions Office is thinking of you! We’ve put together virtual opportunities to help you discover and engage with UChicago from anywhere. From information sessions led by UChicago admissions counselors and model classes taught by UChicago professors to student panels and special topic information sessions, this year you can connect with UChicago in more ways than ever before! 

Meet your admissions counselor information sessions hosted by your regional admissions counselor will be held on select nights in the Summer and Fall. Learn more and register here

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Join an Admissions Counselor for an overview of academics, the application process, and financial aid at UChicago. To learn about life outside the classroom, register for a video tour of campus led by UChicago students!

UChicago's exceptional faculty and staff are excited to offer virtual visits to their classrooms and programming. Prospective students, parents, school counselors, and community members are all welcome to join!

You are invited to attend live sessions and personal discussions with current UChicago students! During these sessions, you will learn about campus and student life, and have the opportunity to ask questions and gain a greater understanding of the student perspective.

Consejeros ofrecerán detalles sobre el proceso de admisión y ayuda financiera en español.

Interested in learning more about a particular aspect of life at UChicago? Campus partners and admissions counselors host a variety of sessions focused on topics ranging from career advancement, study abroad, financial aid, the first-gen experience, and more!

UChicago Study Abroad Session

(CDT)

Please join Kylie Poulin, Program Coordinator, for an introduction to UChicago Study Abroad opportunities. With over 60 unique study abroad programs offered each academic year, including distinctive faculty-led programs tied to Chicago’s curriculum and direct enrollment options at prestigious international universities, students have an array of program destinations, academic disciplines, and seasons to explore. 

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UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

Virtual Campus Tour

(CDT)

Join current students as they lead a session highlighting important places on UChicago’s campus while tying in the student experience both socially and academically. Bring your questions and get ready for some fun stories!

Register »

UChicago Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join a UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual information session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.

Register »

UChicago Personal Statement Session

(CDT)

The personal statement is a common requirement of applications to many US colleges and universities. During this session we will review some basic do’s and don’ts, share some insight into how personal statement essays can add an important perspective to your application, and explain how they are considered in a holistic review process.

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UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

UChicago Model Class with Professor Scott Snyder

(CDT)

Join us for a model class, "Molecules that Changed the World,” with Scott Snyder, Professor and Associate Chair of Chemistry. This class will explore organic molecules isolated from nature that have started wars, extended human life, and dramatically changed the mores of modern society. From penicillin, to capsaicin, to quinine, to progesterone, to Taxol, numerous examples of how organic molecules, and organic chemists, can impact the practice of modern life will be provided.
 

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UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

UChicago Supplemental Essays Session

(CDT)

This session will discuss how to engage with college-specific supplement questions that students are likely to encounter, using real examples to help students understand what works – and what doesn’t. Attendance at a personal statement session or familiarity with personal statement writing is encouraged before attending this session.

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UChicago Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join a UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual information session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

Admisión y Ayuda Financiera

(CDT)

Consejeros ofrecerán detalles sobre el proceso de admisión y ayuda financiera en español.

Register »

Discovering U: Joint Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join Columbia University, the University of Chicago, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Michigan, and Yale University to discover the exceptional opportunities our schools have to offer! Admissions professionals from our five schools will host a zoom webinar featuring a variety of perspectives on the academic programs, philosophies, and traditions that make our colleges a home for our students.

Register »

Virtual Campus Tour

(CDT)

Join current students as they lead a session highlighting important places on UChicago’s campus while tying in the student experience both socially and academically. Bring your questions and get ready for some fun stories!

Register »

UChicago Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join a UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual information session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.

Register »

Virtual Campus Tour

(CDT)

Join current students as they lead a session highlighting important places on UChicago’s campus while tying in the student experience both socially and academically. Bring your questions and get ready for some fun stories!

Register »

UChicago Arts Session

(CDT)

Join us for a student-led overview of the Arts at UChicago and the ways that students engage with arts and cultural venues throughout the city!

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

Exploring Educational Excellence: Joint Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join Brown, Chicago, Columbia, Cornell and Rice for a virtual information session for prospective students and their families. Sessions include a brief overview of each institution, information on admissions and financial aid, and a chance to ask questions of admissions representatives.

Register »

Virtual Campus Tour

(CDT)

Join current students as they lead a session highlighting important places on UChicago’s campus while tying in the student experience both socially and academically. Bring your questions and get ready for some fun stories!

Register »

UChicago Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join a UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual information session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

UChicago International Student Support

(CDT)

Join representatives from the Office of College Admissions, the Office of International Affairs, and current international students to discuss support for international students both in the application process and on UChicago’s campus.

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A Conversation on US-China Relations

(CDT)

Join us for a conversation on US-China Relations with Professor Dali L. Yang, William C. Reavis Professor of Political Science and Senior Advisor to the President and the Provost at the University of Chicago.

Register »

UChicago Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join a UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual information session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

Discovering U: Moderated Student Panel

(CDT)

Join Columbia University, the University of Chicago, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Michigan, and Yale University for a live panel with current students to discuss their experiences at our respective institutions.

Register »

Virtual Campus Tour

(CDT)

Join current students as they lead a session highlighting important places on UChicago’s campus while tying in the student experience both socially and academically. Bring your questions and get ready for some fun stories!

Register »

UChicago Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join a UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual information session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.

Register »

Virtual Campus Tour

(CDT)

Join current students as they lead a session highlighting important places on UChicago’s campus while tying in the student experience both socially and academically. Bring your questions and get ready for some fun stories!

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

UChicago Model Class with Professor Dinerstein

(CDT)

Join us for an Economics model class with Michael Dinerstein, Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics and the College. Professor Dinerstein's research focuses on public economics with an emphasis in education and industrial organization.

Register »

Exploring Educational Excellence: Joint Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join Brown, Chicago, Columbia, Cornell and Rice for a virtual information session for prospective students and their families. Sessions include a brief overview of each institution, information on admissions and financial aid, and a chance to ask questions of admissions representatives.

Register »

UChicago Housing Session

(CDT)

Heath Rossner, Senior Associate Director of Residence Life, and Tara Ford, Resident Head for Alper House, will lead a discussion about our College Housing communities.

Register »

UChicago Student Salon

(CDT)

Join us for a personal discussion with our current students to learn more about student life and academics at UChicago. These virtual gatherings are intended to mimic the small class sizes found on our campus and will offer the opportunity to connect in real time with current students and fellow applicants. Bring your questions about campus life and be prepared for a lively conversation! Please note, UChicago Student Salons are only available for prospective students.

Register »

Discovering U: Joint Virtual Information Session

(CDT)

Join Columbia University, the University of Chicago, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Michigan, and Yale University to discover the exceptional opportunities our schools have to offer! Admissions professionals from our five schools will host a zoom webinar featuring a variety of perspectives on the academic programs, philosophies, and traditions that make our colleges a home for our students.

Register »

UChicago Model Class with Professor Amanchukwu

(CDT)

Join us for a research presentation with Chibueze Amanchukwu, Neubauer Family Assistant Professor in the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering. Professor Amanchukwu's work focuses on the design of new electrolyte architectures and the study of ion transport processes for batteries and electrocatalytic applications. Through this work, he can enable batteries with higher energy densities and longer cycle life, and electrochemical energy conversion technologies with high current densities and high Faradaic efficiencies.

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