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Resources

Prospective & New Student Resources:

For information for newly admitted students visit (http://gradadmissions.uchicago.edu/)

For information on funding opportunities and academic resources see (http://grad-affairs.uchicago.edu/)

For graduate student financial aid information visit the Student Loan Administration Website at (https://sla.uchicago.edu/)

For University grad housing visit (http://rs.uchicago.edu/graduate_housing/index.shtml)

If you’re looking to buy furniture, look for an apartment, or even buy books visit Uchicago Marketplace at (http://marketplace.uchicago.edu/index.php)

Another great resource is (http://chicagolife.uchicago.edu//) with information on everything from campus cafes to Chicago attractions

If you’re looking for something to do in Chicago try (http://www.yelp.com/chicago)

Current Student Resources:

Master’s Students can order business cards through ACE GRAPHICS INC. at the start of each new year. Contact the current Professional Development Chair.

For tutoring and advice on writing term papers or your thesis visit the University’s Writing Program website (http://writing-program.uchicago.edu/)

For free scanning visit the Mac Lab in the A level of the Regenstein

For finding student jobs visit the University’s Employment Page. The Oriental Institute often hires our students (https://studentemployment.uchicago.edu/)

For a list of Arabic Language Programs visit (http://www.umich.edu/~neareast/arabicstudy.html)

Travel Resources

CAMPUS NIGHTRIDE: http://safety-security.uchicago.edu/transportation/transportation/saferide.shtml

SOUTHLOOP SHUTTLE: http://safety-security.uchicago.edu/transportation/transportation/southloop.shtml

CHICAGO TRANSIT AUTHORITY: (http://www.transitchicago.com/) You can also now receive bus arrival times by text message at each stop. The #171 and #172 are free for Uchicago Students with ID card

METRA: http://metrarail.com/metra/en/home.html

AMTRAK: http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=Amtrak/HomePage

MEGABUS: http://us.megabus.com

AIRPORTS: O’Hare and Midway http://flychicago.com/Default.aspx


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