The Core curriculum is a student’s introduction to the tools of inquiry used in every discipline—science, mathematics, humanities, social sciences, and the arts.
Through a partnership with the Marine Biology Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, and Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Beer-Sheva, Israel, UChicago has expanded its programs in marine biology, clean water initiatives, and undergraduate research opportunities.
UChicago is one of only two universities that manages two national Department of Energy Laboratories—the Argonne National Laboratory and Fermilab.
The University of Chicago Library has six locations on campus, holding 12.6 million printed and electronic volumes, and 319 terabytes of born-digital archives, digitized collections, and research data.
The College offers over 60 quarter- and year-long study abroad programs in 31 cities in Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East.
There are more than 90 Nobel Laureates associated with the University—about 10% of all the Nobel prizes that have ever been awarded.