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 Julia Wetherell, Class of 2012
Last December, 21 students trekked to New York City to explore careers in the arts. Julia Wetherell kept a diary.
The future of finance, Occupy Wall Street, and the secrets of leadership according to Brady Dougan (B.A. ’81, M.B.A ‘82).
New CAPS program to help students connect with jobs and internships in the non-profit sector.
Despite the challenges facing journalism, students are taking advantage of the Chicago Careers in Journalism program.