UChicago College Admissions

Oct 01

“Education at the University is world-class, that’s a given. It takes time, however, to understand why… . It’s about more than the books on classical philosophy and modern poetry, more than the Nobel laureates and Guggenheim fellows. It’s ultimately about the people in the room next to you, the conversations you’ll have while sitting up until the sky lights with the dawn.” — Theodore N.

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New Judge Application -

scavjudges:

Hey, you! Yeah, you! Apply to be a Judge for the third annual 2014 Scavenger Hunt! The application is here. The due date is Saturday, November 1 at 11:59 p.m. We believe in you!

calumet412:

Crossword, 2013, Chicago. Kevin Shick
Shick’s CTA series captures the same subjects, in the same spot on ‘L’ trains, on different days.
http://www.kevinshick.com/p78227387

calumet412:

Crossword, 2013, Chicago. Kevin Shick

Shick’s CTA series captures the same subjects, in the same spot on ‘L’ trains, on different days.

http://www.kevinshick.com/p78227387

hereisanewtoday said: Does No Barriers apply to international applicants?

Yes, No Barriers applies to any first-year applicant to UChicago’s undergraduate program. 

UChicago announces no loan, no application fee policy for incoming students with financial need -

We’re excited to announce a new, comprehensive approach to student financial aid and support for incoming students in the Class of 2019 and beyond: No Barriers. Through No Barriers, students will see:

Please see the link above for more information about the No Barriers program— we’re excited to share this new opportunity with you. 

College launches pioneering commitment to end student loans, support student success | UChicago News

Sep 30

Tours and Information Sessions

Hey, you! If you would like to tour campus or sign up for an information session, sign up here. This is a great way to learn more about campus, see all that we have to offer, and meet current students.

Our city.

Our city.

Students enjoying a nice day on the quad

Students enjoying a nice day on the quad

20 MOST IMPRESSIVE COLLEGE GYMS AND STUDENT REC CENTERS -

Woooooo our Ratner Athletics Center made the list!

Sep 29

lizziebug said: I could have sworn that I read somewhere that when you get accepted to UChicago you get a free scarf. Is that true? If so, does it come directly with your acceptance letter (so you'll know by looking at the package if you got in or not)? Thanks :)

… maybe

… maybe you get a scarf

… it’s possible that could be the case

who knows though. what is a scarf, even. 

#secrets

REVIEW: 'Native Son' at Court Theatre -

Don’t miss “Native Son” at Court Theatre, located right on campus! It will be playing until October 19th.

Caption this!
It is Michael Jordan in his college dorm room at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Caption this!

It is Michael Jordan in his college dorm room at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Core Books We Love: The Second SexRead in classes such as the SOSC sequence “Self, Culture, and Society”, and Gender and Sexuality classes, this classic dapples in topics such as gender, equality, policy, and human rights. 

Core Books We Love: The Second Sex

Read in classes such as the SOSC sequence “Self, Culture, and Society”, and Gender and Sexuality classes, this classic dapples in topics such as gender, equality, policy, and human rights.