Campus Life

  • A landscape as stimulating as the ideas it inspires

    UChicago’s vibrant campus life mixes invigorating scholarship and distinctive fun

    Faculty picnic

UChicago’s Hyde Park home buzzes with conversation, bustles with events, and nurtures new ideas. Rounding out rigorous academic activity are soaring reading rooms, breathtaking chapels, plentiful playing fields, and 215 acres of botanical gardens to explore.

UChicago is more than an intellectual destination—it’s a destination to be in and behold.

Campus Resources

One of Chicago's great attractions, the UChicago campus is a platform for the work and play of our students, faculty, and staff, and a welcoming destination for South Siders, city residents, and visitors worldwide.

Student Life

From classes to careers, housing to health, and a host of student-run groups spanning sports, cultures, and more, UChicago supports more than 15,000 students in all that they do.

Get Involved

Join a cause you care about. Volunteer in the community. Check out a panel of the world’s foremost thinkers. Network with current peers and future colleagues. With hundreds of campus organizations and events for the UChicago community, there’s bound to be one—or a dozen—that suits your interests.

Living and Working on Campus

Thousands of students, faculty, and staff make UChicago their daily destination.

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