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Location & Facilities

Study in a diverse and cosmopolitan city that always has an eye to the future. Chicago may be a relatively young city, but it has a rich history of innovation in business, social reform movements, architecture and music, and much more.

Today, an array of start-up companies and non-profits, a vibrant arts scene, and social engagement efforts are all an essential part of the city’s fabric.

Explore all that Chicago has to offer, including theatres, museums, parks and conservatories, beautiful architecture, music scenes, and cultural festivals. The organizations that call this city their home range from Fortune 500 companies to community-based institutions. How will Chicago inspire your artistic voice, fuel your entrepreneurial spirit, or spark your passion for social justice?

Chicago Program office

How will Chicago inspire your artistic voice, fuel your entrepreneurial spirit, or spark your passion for social justice?

You’ll take courses at the Chicago Program office in Chicago’s downtown Loop district along historic State Street. Students have access to several classrooms, a student lounge with basic kitchen appliances, computer workstations, and wireless internet.

Navigating Chicago

Fall into step with the rhythms of this bustling city by exploring somewhere new every week. Multiple bus lines and L trains are just steps from the program office. Chicago's sprawling variety of neighborhoods are just a short ride away, including Pilsen, where you’ll live for the semester. Spend a day browsing the Art Institute or the Chicago History Museum, kick back at a comedy club, or explore small neighborhood bookstores and cultural centers.

As a dynamic city pulsing with both history and progress, Chicago will expand your liberal arts education well beyond the classroom.