The University‚Äôs Intervention Concerning the Encampment

May 7, 2024

University leadership provided further information concerning the University of Chicago’s intervention early Tuesday morning in response to the unauthorized, eight-day occupation of the Main Quadrangle.

Today’s Protest

May 3, 2024

On May 3 at about 1 p.m. there was a confrontation with two groups of protestors on the Main Quadrangle. The University of Chicago Police Department was on the Quad to prevent escalation, and the two groups separated from each other and peace was restored.

Power Outages on Midway Crossings at Ellis and Woodlawn

May 1, 2024

A message from University leadership regarding a power outage on the Midway Plaisance. 

Demonstration on the Main Quad

April 29, 2024

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen shared a message with the University community regarding recent demonstrations on the Main Quad. 

Update on Safety and Security Measures

April 18, 2024

Michele Rasmussen, Dean of Students in the University, and Kyle Bowman, Chief of Police, University of Chicago Police Department shared an update on safety measures on campus.

Spring Break Hours

March 5, 2024

Staying on campus over break? Some buildings and services will have different hours. 

Inclement Weather

January 12, 2024

University leadership is closely monitoring the inclement weather in the Chicago region today through Saturday morning.


Student Resources in Support of Free Expression

November 1, 2023

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen sent an email to students with resources in support of free expression. 

Resources, Programs, and Services for UChicago Students

October 31, 2023

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen shared resources and diversions available to enhance students' experiences at the University. 

Staying Safe on Halloween

October 25, 2023

University leaders shared important resources and information to help the University community enjoy Halloween while staying safe. 

Update on Recent Armed Robberies and Alert/Update Options

October 17, 2023

The University shared a safety notice with the community regarding armed robberies that occurred near campus. 

Support for the University Community

October 9, 2023

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen and Director of the Office of International Affairs Nick Seamons wrote to the University community amid the conflict and loss of life in Israel, Gaza, and the West Bank.

Annual Security and Fire Safety Report 2023

September 29, 2023

The University’s Security and Fire Safety Report is published annually and contains important safety-related information required for all universities by federal law.

Voter Registration Information for 2023

September 29, 2023

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen provided information about voter registration for the 2023-24 academic year. 

Student Information: Policies and Disclosures for 2023

September 27, 2023

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen outlined the policies and disclosures for the 2023-24 academic year.

Transportation Options for Students

September 20, 2023

There are many transportation options available to UChicago students for the 2023-24 academic year.

Summer Transportation Options

June 8, 2023

The University shared transportation options on and around campus available to students this summer. 

UChicago HELP Launches New Site

May 15, 2023

UChicago HELP is excited to announce the launch of, a centralized website for the University community to support students in need of assistance.

Vote Early for the Chicago Municipal Elections

February 6, 2023

This election, UChicago will host an early voting location inside Reynolds Club, February 22 - 24, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

cAlert Communications Update

January 18, 2023

The University is changing the process by which students' contact information is uploaded into the cAlert system to help ensure all students receive cAlerts in a timely manner.

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