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.
Transformative experiences challenge students’ intellectual curiosity
By Danika Kmetz, Manager of College Communications, UChicago News
Students with the Institute of Politics were among the first Americans to explore Cuba this past summer.
By Michelle Gan, Class of 2018
By Michael Zhao, Visual Media Editor, Class of 2016
Ways to seize the day before you graduate, illustrated by Alice Xiao.
By Lindsey Simon, Senior Media Editor, Class of 2015
A pleasant delight amidst the fright of midterms
By William Rhee, Parents Media Editor, Class of 2017
Take a tour of UChicago's study abroad programs, as captured in these prize-winning photos.
Check out the ViewChicago and follow us on Instagram @uchicagocollege!
By Gordon Lew, College Visual Media Editor, Class of 2015
Insider Tips and Common Sense Wisdom to Help You Survive O-Week and Beyond.
By Maggie Sivit, Class of 2014
Check out the winning submissions for the 2013-13 UChicago Study Abroad Photo Contest.
By Amy Myers, Senior Media Editor, Class of 2013
This year, students in the College put down the books and picked up the shovels in search of dinosaurs.
Every spring quarter, the women's rugby team don prom gowns and have a ball, literally.
Get a glimpse of both behind the scenes and on the runway of MODA's winter show.
Deemed Uchi-Con, the event features guest lectures about various aspects of anime, gaming, screenings, workshops, and much more.
Emily Wang, Class of 2014, was asked to see as much art as she could in a single day with her Arts Pass. This is her story.
By College Newsletter
A quick snapshot of life at UChicago for students who have been admitted to the College’s Class of 2015.
Buried by blizzard, students seize the day
Scenes from the 64th Latke-Hamantash Debate
Justin Kern, AB'04, PhD'10, began forming the ideas for these photos as an undergrad.
A peek at the Student Activities Fair, where students showed off extracurricular talents from juggling to salsa dancing.
BJ residents whip up Popeye-inspired meals for the annual Iron Chef competition.
Major Activities Board brings DJ and remix artist Girl Talk to campus for its fall show.