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.

Winter Update – Campus Resources

January 5, 2023

With the Winter Quarter underway, the University shared updates and reminders on transportation and safety resources, as well as updated information on health and wellness services.


David Hibbler, Jr. Named Executive Director of Housing & Residence Life and Associate Dean of Students in the University

November 15, 2022

David Hibbler, Jr. has been named executive director of Housing & Residence Life and associate dean of students in the University, effective January 30, 2023.

Safety and Security Notice

November 4, 2022

The University shared a safety notice with the community regarding reports of a number of incidents in which undergraduates suspect drugs were put in their drinks by unknown individuals without their consent.

Resources, Programs, and Services for UChicago Students

October 26, 2022

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen shared resources and diversions available to UChicago students.

Staying Safe on Halloween

October 20, 2022

The University shared important resources and information for a safe Halloween.

Safety Resources at UChicago: A Guide for Students

October 14, 2022

The University provided an overview of the safety resources available to UChicago students.

2021-22 Campus and Student Life Staff Awards, Marlene Richman Award Winners Announced

October 11, 2022

Several staff members were honored for their accomplishments.

Annual Security and Fire Safety Report 2022

September 30, 2022

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

2022 Voter Registration Information

September 29, 2022

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen shared voter registration information.

Student Information: Policies and Disclosures

September 29, 2022

Dean of Students in the University Michele Rasmussen outlined the policies and disclosures for the 2022-23 academic year.

Transportation Resources for Students

September 21, 2022

The University announced updates regarding autumn transportation options available to all students. 

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Update for 2022-23 Academic Year

July 27, 2022

Provost Ka Yee C. Lee and Executive Vice President of the University and Chief of Staff in the Office of the President Katie Callow-Wright provided an update on the University’s COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Summer Transportation Options

May 25, 2022

The University announced updates regarding summer transportation options available to all students. 

Updated Guidance: Masks Recommended Indoors

May 11, 2022

In light of recent elevated COVID-19 metrics on campus and in the City of Chicago, and Chicago’s Community Risk Level being changed to “medium” last Friday, the University is recommending that individuals wear a mask in indoor settings when others are present.

Spring Safety Update

May 9, 2022

The University announced updates about progress on public safety initiatives.

Public Safety Advisory Council

May 6, 2022

The University announced the launch of the Public Safety Advisory Council, which will help us obtain community input on issues impacting safety and security on campus and in the University of Chicago Police Department (UCPD) extended patrol area.

Student Committee and Boards Application Process

April 26, 2022

Campus and Student Life and the Office of the Provost are seeking student applications for a number of important positions and committees/ boards for the 2022-23 academic year.
These positions provide students with the opportunity to work directly with faculty and staff, better understand University governance, and provide student input on important matters affecting the University.