Why UChicago?

University of Chicago Botany PondA global university consistently ranked among the top ten best in the world. Nobel Laureates in Chemistry, Physics, Literature, Peace, Medicine, and of course Economics. Graduate divisions in the Biological Sciences, the Humanities, the Physical Sciences, and the Social Sciences. Professional schools in business, law, public policy, divinity, medicine, and social services. A campus in the third largest city in the U.S., with international centers in Beijing, Paris, London, Hong Kong, and Delhi. An international network of over 147,000 alumni.

University of Chicago studentsAs a University of Chicago graduate student, you'll have access to faculty who are leading experts in their fields and accomplished teachers and mentors. You will join an intellectual community that has nurtured Nobel Laureates, Rhodes Scholars, MacArthur Geniuses and Pulitzer Prize winners. UChicago alumni can be found leading change in Fortune 500 companies, global healthcare, the World Bank, and research institutions around the world.

Critical thinking, interdisciplinary research, unfettered inquiry. The distinctive hallmarks of education at UChicago and the qualities that propel our students to success in their chosen professional paths. Join the UChicago community as a graduate student-at-large and embark on your intellectual journey.