At UChicago you will find many resources to assist you throughout college life and to answer any questions you may have. The list below represents some of the most commonly utilized resources in the months leading up to Orientation.
Getting to Know Chicago
As a student at the University of Chicago, you're not just a Maroon, you're also a Chicagoan now. You may not yet know much about your new home away from home, but you're sure to find out what makes this University and this city such a world-class destination. Chicago is much more than just the Windy City. It is a city of neighborhoods, each rich in diversity and tradition. Here you will find majestic architecture, cutting-edge arts, music, and cuisine, and a vibrant University, pushing boundaries in every area of study.
Check out these websites to learn more about Chicago:
Below are some UChicago offices and programs that are resources to you:
- University Community Service Center (UCSC)
- Chicago Studies
- Office of Civic Engagement (OCE)
- Institute of Politics (IOP)
Coffee shops and restaurants in neighboring Hyde Park: