The University of Chicago is located just 15 minutes from the city center in the Chicago South Side community of Hyde Park. The esteemed University is uniquely positioned to contribute to and draw from the strength and diversity of this world-class metropolis. The University of Chicago has made its mark in many educational and research fields, making it a world famous institution.
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The University of Chicago conducts a large amount of scientific research and is known for its contribution to the body of science, technology and medicine. The prestigious school was the site of the first self-sustained, man-made nuclear reaction – Chicago Pile-1 of the Manhattan Project.
Visitors at the chicago-university-smcampus will love the Gothic buildings, cozy study spaces, musical performances, and more. After an enriching campus visit, guests can venture off campus by taking the short commute to downtown Chicago to explore various restaurants, shops, and galleries in the vicinity.
A campus visit is incomplete without seeing architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous Robie House. In the history of American architecture, the Robie House is considered one of the most important buildings. Located just a short block from the heart of campus, don’t miss one of Chicago’s true landmarks.
The Smart Museum of Art on the University of Chicago campus is free and open to the public. Founded in 1974, the Smart is home to very interesting and special exhibitions. The museum hosts a permanent collection that spans 5,000 years of artistic creation. Join in the creative activities and hands-on workshops held periodically at the Smart Museum of Art.