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Welcome to UChicago! This page provides an introduction to summer advising and will help you prepare for Autumn Quarter registration.

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Important Information for Autumn Quarter

College Advisers are here help you navigate the course selection process and have created reference materials and tools to help you prepare for your first quarter on campus.

Review the requirements necessary to earn an undergraduate degree at UChicago.

Take the math and all other appropriate online placement tests and submit AP/IB exam scores, if relevant.

Identify the best courses to take this Autumn by reviewing the first quarter schedule information relevant to your area(s) of interest.

You have been assigned a pre-registration window in which you will request your Autumn courses. 

Students with UCID numbers ending in... Request Autumn courses between...
0, 2, 4, 6, 8 Monday, Aug. 5 at 9 a.m. CDT and Friday, Aug. 9 at 5 p.m. CDT
1, 3, 5, 7, 9 Monday, Aug. 12 at 9 a.m. CDT and Friday, Aug. 16 at 5 p.m. CDT
  • Review the scheduling considerations to help you prepare for the course request process.
  • If you need to switch your pre-registration window, contact College Advising (note that submitting during the first window does not give you any advantage in the enrollment process).

Contact the College Academic Advising Office in May and June with quick questions. Then schedule your required conference with your Assigned Summer Adviser for July.

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