The World at UChicago

  • A Global Perspective in Hyde Park

    UChicago ideas and people cross more than academic disciplines - they transcend languages and nations.

A leader in on-campus international programming with more than 50 languages taught, the University is also home to renowned area studies centers.

Each year, the University enrolls more than 3,900 international students from over 100 countries. Some live at International House, a dynamic residential and program center for students and scholars from over fifty countries who are affiliated with educational, professional, and cultural institutions throughout Chicago

Centers, Institutes, and Initiatives

Within our academic departments, our global reach begins on campus. Home to the first international affairs graduate program in the United States, the University of Chicago has prioritized global exchange throughout its history. Our many research centers and initiatives in Hyde Park enable focused scholarship that transcends disciplinary boundaries. Visit our Directory of International Programs to learn more about global programs on our Chicago campus.