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 Dylan Petiprin, Class of 2019
Forget the sport’s slacker reputation—UChicago’s three teams take Ultimate Frisbee seriously.
By Emily R. Ehret, College Media Editor, Class of 2019
Chicago Swing Dance Society, founded in 1997, is now a flourishing club with weekly dances free to students.
Students celebrate the annual winter tradition of Kuvia.
By Jamie Ehrlich, Managing College Media Editor, Class of 2018
While competing, students learn valuable skills like negotiation, public speaking, teamwork, and formal writing.
By Sarah Manhardt, College Managing Editor , Class of 2017
A new pre-law fraternity brings together students to pursue their interest in legal careers.
By Sarah Zimmerman, College Media Editor, Class of 2017
Through art, students express the realities of stigma and dis/ability
By Ayling Dominguez, Class of 2019
A first year's first encounter with a UChicago annual tradition