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.
The largest RSO at UChicago wants the South Side to dance.
After lifetime of discovery, retired doctor Albert Liebman finishes degree that began in 1939.
Three graduating students address the College
For Professor Valentina Pichugin and other winners of Quantrell teaching awards, the classroom spurs new questions.
Students at the College embrace the arts
Scav's Head Judge Grace Chapin on a UChicago tradition.
Beloved campus tradition of Scavenger Hunt marks 25th anniversary—and shoots for a world record.
Le Vorris & Vox is reviving 'circus arts' on campus.
Judith Jamison, 20th century dance legend, celebrated diversity with the UChicago community.
Five students were awarded Rhodes or Marshall Scholarships, advancing their studies in fields ranging from linguistics to public policy and biochemistry.
Fourth-year identical twins combined football with a world-class education.
Third-year Julie Huang discusses her time aboard an oceanography research vessel.
Rising fourth-year Nikhil Maddirala sends us a postcard from India, where he learned the art of Vipassana meditation.
Third-year Lexie Tabachnick sends us a postcard from a theater camp for Israeli and Palestinian children in Jerusalem.
Second-year Rachel Mittelstaedt sends us a postcard from Costa Rica, where she has spent the summer working with HIV/AIDS patients.
Nicolas Duque updates us on his summer adventure: teaching English in Hong Kong.
Kelsey Ganser sends us a postcard from the Lake Clark National Park and Preserve in Alaska.
Blair Thornburgh sends us a postcard from the fields of the Pennypack Farm & Education Center.
Third-year Ben Samuels-Kalow helps CPS students connect with their inner Shakespeare.
Woodlawn Collaborative aims to unite students with neighboring communities.
Meet the winners of the 2010 Llewellyn John & Harriet Manchester Quantrell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.