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 are 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.
A first year's first encounter with a UChicago annual tradition
By Ayling Dominguez, Class of 2019
Class of 2019 Student Representatives change the face of Student Government
By Sarah Zimmerman, Class of 2017
Learn more about the storied past of improv in Chicago and the new partnership between the student group and the brand-new venue.
By Christine Schmidt, College Media Editor, Class of 2017
The Center for Identity and Inclusion provides a space for marginalized students on campus
By Adia Robinson, College Media Editor, Class of 2018
South Side History Bike Tour brings community together in annual 15-mile event
The Institute will give students a chance to directly engage in research on global conflicts
Travelling three states in as many days, and stopping only for food, gas, lodging, and Scav items
By William Rhee, Parents Media Editor, Class of 2017
A basketball RSO is one of the campus's best-kept secrets.
By Sarah Langs, College Media Editor, Class of 2015
Scav gives back through Blood Drive and Day of Service.
By Lindsey Simon, Senior Media Editor, Class of 2015
The College's women's lacrosse team exemplifies the tight-knit club sports community.
By Derek Tsang, Class of 2015
Natalya Samee, Andrew Kim, and Miranda Cherkas share their wisdom.
If these walls could talk, they'd have a lot to say about Tinder, Tolstoy, and televangelists.
By College Media Editors
New student arts organization provides painting supplies and a space to create.
By Sindhu Gnanasambandan, College Media Editor, Class of 2017
An accessible repository for documents and memories preserved at the University of Chicago.
A student's perspective on filmmaking with Fire Escape.
By Hannah Gitlin, College Media Editor, Class of 2016
Professor von Nolcken on teaching in four foreign cities.
UChicago FEMMES brings computer science to Hyde Park girls.
Living the life of the mind at the Ida Noyes Pub.
Students pursue answers to some fundamental questions.
The humans behind the wildly popular Facebook page take us behind the camera.