University of Chicago



5801 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL, 60637-1546

Number of Students

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

Type of Institution
Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

In-state Tuition

Out-of-state Tuition

Financial Aid
Yes! 72% of first-time beginning undergraduates received financial aid.

About University of Chicago

The University has a mission statement- formally adopted by the governing board and made public- declaring that it is an institution of higher education.

Since its founding- the mission of the University of Chicago- reiterated by each president- has been to sustain at the highest level of excellence the communication of knowledge- the creation of knowledge- and the fostering of a dynamic community of scholars and students.

The University’s first formal statement of mission appears in its Articles of Incorporation- initially adopted in 1890 and most recently amended in 1944.

2010-2011 data from U.S. Department of Education

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