Welcome to the University of Chicago

The University of Chicago is one of the world’s premiere academic institutions, boasting more than 80 Nobel Laureates and an academic tradition that has literally changed the world.  The College, the undergraduate home for students at the University, has been providing students with a world-class education since the founding of the University of Chicago in 1890.  For over 100 years, students have thrived in an environment that encourages critical inquiry and independent thought. With programs and classes to engage the mind and challenge assumptions, the College continues its proud tradition of providing a rigorous, interdisciplinary education set within a supportive intellectual and cultural community. We invite you to learn more about what has made this university great, and more importantly, to get involved in supporting the great work going on at the University of Chicago.

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