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Campus and Student Life is dedicated to helping students, staff, and faculty experience university life at its fullest. We have a profound commitment to the diversity of our community and are focused on creating an environment where you can thrive. Through our wide array of programs and services, we provide opportunities and experiences that build community, help you grow personally and professionally, and create a place that you can call home now and throughout your life.


University News

The University’s Office of Campus and Student Life has named Bon Appétit Management Company as the new campus food service vendor, effective July 1, 2016.

UChicago News

Renata Gross Horowitz, a fourth-year in the College, is being remembered by family and friends as a deeply engaged student and leader who was also a talented artist immersed in filmmaking and photography.

UChicago News

An initiative of UChicagoGRAD, the annual GRADUCon helps guide graduate students and postdocs toward potential careers based on their fields and the knowledge and skills they’ve acquired during their education.


Downtown Hyde Park is celebrating First Thursdays from April through December 2016. The monthly events feature discounts, dining, music, and fun at fifty-plus participating stores and restaurants.

The 2015–16 CSL Staff Awards nomination process is now underway. The annual CSL Staff Awards recognize staff members in CSL who have made valuable contributions to UChicago, whether through their interactions with students, faculty, staff, and others, or through the development of new systems, policies, and programs. We encourage you to nominate a deserving CSL staff member by May 12.

The University Community Service Center created this video on its Alternative Spring Break program, when 13 UChicago students, an undergraduate team leader, and a graduate program coordinator volunteered at Woodlawn's Living Hope Church for five days.