September 16, 2021
UChicago Student Wellness, in collaboration with Human Resources, is offering free flu shots this Autumn Quarter on campus to faculty, other academic appointees, staff and students with a University ID.
UChicago Medicine Experts Answer Questions on Autumn Quarter, COVID-19 Vaccines, and the Delta Variant
September 10, 2021
A video featuring Dr. Emily Landon, Associate Professor of Medicine and Executive Medical Director for Infection Prevention and Control, and Dr. Stephen Weber, Professor of Medicine, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer – UChicago Medicine Health System – addresses some common questions about the Delta variant, the precautions in place on our campus, and the continued importance of widespread COVID-19 vaccination.
August 26, 2021
The University of Chicago community will be welcomed back to campus this academic year with the added protection of widespread vaccination against COVID-19, and a host of other safety precautions.
August 17, 2021
The University will implement additional safety measures during the 2021-22 academic year.
August 16, 2021
The University of Chicago is launching a new $200 million commitment to educational access and financial aid for undergraduate students in honor of President Robert J. Zimmer.
August 2, 2021
In light of new information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the University is revising its masking requirements.
July 14, 2021
University faculty, other academic appointees, postdoctoral researchers, and staff, including all BSD employees, should upload proof of their COVID-19 vaccination in the University’s registry by August 13, 2021.
July 13, 2021
The University expects every University employee to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they cannot do so because of a medical or religious reason or other authorized exemptions.
July 9, 2021
The University of Chicago learned that Ilan Naibryf, a rising fourth-year student in the College, is confirmed to be among those who died in the tragic collapse of the Champlain Towers South condominium building in Surfside, Florida, on June 24.
July 4, 2021
The University of Chicago has learned that the undergraduate student shot on Thursday, July 1, while sitting in an off-campus Chicago Transit Authority train has passed away from his injuries. He was Max Solomon Lewis, a rising third-year student in the College.
July 2, 2021
The University has learned that a student in the College was shot and injured by what appears to be a stray bullet.
June 21, 2021
To help address some common questions about COVID-19 vaccination from a medical perspective, students are invited to check out a video with Dr. Stephen Weber, Chief Medical Officer and Vice President for Clinical Effectiveness at the University of Chicago Medicine.
June 18, 2021
Review the events and discussions throughout campus that have been planned to commemorate Juneteenth.
June 10, 2021
As the University announced on May 18, all students participating in in-person classes, research, or activities in the U.S. are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 starting with the 2021 Autumn Quarter. Richard McDonough, MD, Senior Medical Director for Student Health, wrote to outline the process for complying with this requirement.
June 8, 2021
In keeping with the University’s preparations for Summer and Autumn quarters and the needs expressed by academics, students, and staff, the Library will offer expanded services in the coming months. Library planning includes implementation of all University safety measures.
June 1, 2021
President Robert J. Zimmer and Provost Ka Yee C. Lee wrote to the campus community following a statement by the incoming Undergraduate Student Government on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
May 18, 2021
Starting with the 2021 Autumn Quarter the University of Chicago will require all students to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
May 12, 2021
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.
May 12, 2021
The Marlene F. Richman Award was created in honor of Marlene F. Richman, who served students with extraordinary commitment and care during a career that spanned four decades.
May 10, 2021
Incoming UChicago President Paul Alivisatos addressed the UChicago community.