University of Chicago

Chicago, IL

Questions and Answers

Addison E.
5 days ago
How is it decided what house I will be staying at, at the University of Chicago?
Neha D.
22 days ago
How easy is it for students to switch majors in their first year at University of Chicago?
Evgenia A.
24 days ago
How many students typically live in a dorm room, and can a freshman have a room for themselves?
Evgenia A.
25 days ago
What type of assistance does University of Chicago offer to help students secure internships and first jobs?
Meha M.
27 days ago
Is the school culture at University of Chicago more competitive or communal?
Danielle D.
30 days ago
What housing options are available for first year University of Chicago students?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Considered with application
ACT Score Range
Considered with application
Student Faculty Ratio
5 to 1
Most Selective (7% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

37% White
13% Asian
9% Hispanic
4% Black
4% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer108k
Executive Director103k
Data Scientist98k
Management Consultant85k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)68k
Data Analyst64k
Research Analyst54k
Based on 12,397 student responses
65.8kAvg. Early Career Pay
123.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
40%in High-Meaning careers
22%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$59,298 / year
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