Welcome Class of 2022

College Orientation: September 22 - 29, 2018

On behalf of the College, we would like to welcome you and your family to the University of Chicago. At UChicago, Orientation, commonly referred to as O-Week, is a long-standing tradition. Over the course of this eight-day program, students will get better acquainted with all that the College has to offer while making new friends and settling into their new community. Special programs for parents and families, exciting events, and trips throughout the city make O-Week a transformative experience for everyone, and we couldn't be happier to share this tradition with you.

This website is designed as a go-to source of information for undergraduates entering the College. Check back often for announcements and updates that will be posted throughout the summer. If you have additional questions, feel free to contact us. For information regarding orientation for entering graduate or professional school students, please visit the UChicago GRAD website.

Latest News and Announcements

Families Can Start Planning Their Trip to Campus

Orientation for the Class of 2022 will begin with move-in on Saturday, September 22nd. On Sunday, September 23rd, families are invited to return to campus for Family Orientation and the College's Opening Convocation. Parents can find an outline of the schedule for Opening Weekend in the Information for Parents and Families section of our website.

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Summer Experiences and Pre-Orientation Programs

As you prepare for this next chapter in your life, consider joining other members of the Class of 2022 for a preview of what you'll experience at UChicago by taking part in one of our Summer Experience or Pre-Orientation Programs. Whether you are interested in exploring campus, the city, across the country or around the globe, there are great opportunities waiting for you. Check out our website for program descriptions. Applications for all programs are now available.

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