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Student Services

Taking Time Away from the College

Undergraduates may take time away from their studies at the University of Chicago for a variety of reasons.

Whatever the reason for taking time away, the College will be here to welcome students back once they are ready to resume studies and looks forward to assisting students with every step along the way.

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Helpful Resources & Support

The College is here to assist students during the leave-taking process, from helping them thrive while they’re away to supporting their success upon returning to campus.

Frequently Asked Questions

For more information, view the Student Manual.