Student Population
National Rank
University of Chicago overview
 Location Chicago, Illinois
 Online uchicago.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
University of Chicago overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study 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 32,283 prospective students applied, and 2,345 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,805 enrolled in the school.  14,966 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,036 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $55,425 plus fees of $2,805. UChicago is ranked 6 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1470/1570
ACT 33/35
GPA 4.0
Applications Accepted
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Applicant Competition Extreme

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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.