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.
By Division of the Humanities
Alum and assistant professor Ling Ma received the prize for her debut novel "Severance"
By Jack Wang
Scholar becomes 91st person associated with UChicago to receive Nobel Prize.
By Dan Moore and Allana Tachauer
Cleveland alumni are creating new career opportunities for current students and revitalizing their city.
By Ryan Goodwin
Clinton Global Initiative University to boost social impact projects
By Ingrid Gonçalves, AB'08
James Chen, AB’82, is reenvisioning a centuries-old solution to transform millions of lives.
By Adia Robinson, College Media Editor, Class of 2018
Alumni pursue creative careers at major companies
Alumni share their experiences after graduating from the College
By UChicago News
Both alums plan to pursue studies abroad
Evan Sharp (A.B. '05), a former history major in the College, shares the story of his wildly popular web venture, Pinterest.
Justin Kern, AB'04, PhD'10, began forming the ideas for these photos as an undergrad.