Student Population
National Rank
University of Chicago overview
Location Chicago, Illinois
Online uchicago.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Chicago, Illinois, University of Chicago is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 27,694 prospective students applied, and 2,419 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,736 enrolled in the school.  13,802 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,425 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $55,425 plus fees of $2,805. University of Chicago is ranked 5 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1510/1590
ACT 32/35
GPA 4.0
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Extreme

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Chicago
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$2,805
Room and Board $16,350
Budget for Other Expenses$2,175
Total One Year Cost$78,555


Average Salary After 10 Years
$98,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Chicago students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 38%
Biology 11%
Mathematics 7%
Physical Sciences 7%
Foreign Languages 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=144050 IPEDS survey data for University of Chicago.