International students

Citizens of the world

Drawing upon diverse experiences and perspectives, international students help create the foundation through which rigorous inquiry takes place.

Conversation

We are looking for academically talented, intellectually curious international students to come to our world-renowned research institution to share their ideas and perspectives.

The World of UChicago

The University of Chicago is an intellectual destination that has attracted some of the world’s brightest minds since 1890.

13%

of students in the College are international students

24%

of the University community comes from overseas

100

countries are represented

The Office of International Affairs

The Office of International Affairs helps students navigate U.S. immigration regulations and procedures and provides advising services and supportive programming. With 15 full-time staff on three teams (operations, student services, and employee and scholar services), the office helps with a range of services.

Student perspective

International students in the College discuss their experiences at UChicago.