The College supports undergraduates as they pursue their academic goals at the University of Chicago. College Advisers help students pursue their academic interests and guide them as they plan a program of study leading to a degree.
“Students in the College draw their encouragement, inspiration, and confidence from excellent teachers. Imaginative teaching and learning is at the heart of our mission,” — John W. Boyer, Dean of the College
For the times when you’re not attending class, prepping for a class, studying for an exam, or sleeping, UChicago provides a wide array of social, cultural, intellectual, and athletic activities to choose from. So if you’re bored, it’s not our fault.
The University provides a number of organizations and programs to support students in the College. Look here for information on campus resources such as tutoring, transportation, and funding your education.
The College has been providing students with a world-class education since the founding of the University of Chicago in 1890. For over 100 years, undergraduates have thrived in an environment that encourages critical inquiry and independent thought.
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A team that cheers for the Maroons, the campus, and each other.
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A revitalized study and social space for the modern student.
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Come meet the UChicago College students behind our web content.
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A pleasant delight amidst the fright of midterms
Tongue-twisting tales from a bilingual city.
A historical look into the evolution of UChicago's beloved tradition.
For those who seek coffee, religion, ... or maybe both.
The ultimate reading list: Professors share the books that had the greatest influence on them.
By Kelsey Reid, Class of 2015
A postcard from fourth-year Marina Fang's wanderings in Paris.
By Marina Fang, College New Media Editor, Class of 2015
A social haven for UChicagoans, with consistency where it counts.
Speeches delivered by the three student speakers for the Class of 2014 at UChicago's 519th Convocation on June 14, 2014.
By Austin Ward, Senior Media Editor, Class of 2015
Take a tour of UChicago's study abroad programs, as captured in these prize-winning photos.
Q&A with UChicago's four Truman Scholars about their reaction, background, and direction after college.
For a devoted base of customers, Hallowed Grounds is truly a sacred space.
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By Lauren Riensche, Class of 2015
UChicago College's new site focuses on the student experience.
By Valerie Archambeau, Director, College IT
Every May, since 1987, the University of Chicago has hosted the largest and best scavenger hunt in the world.
By College Media Editors