Throughout the year, representatives from the University of Chicago attend a variety of conferences and events. One of our staff, faculty members, or students will be available to discuss graduate programs at the University of Chicago. Please note that our professional schools also attend many such events, which are listed on their respective admissions sites. Updated information will be posted as it becomes available throughout the year.


(Key to abbreviations below)
May 3-4, 2019UPR Biological Sciences Honor Society ConventionPuerto RicoBSD
June 14, 2019Ralph Bunche Summer InstituteDurham, NCGRAD
July 19-20, 2019Buffalo McNair ConferenceBuffalo, NYGRAD
July 19-20, 2019Institute for the Recruitment of Teachers (IRT)Andover, MAGRAD
July 26-28, 2019Leadership Alliance National Symposium (LANS)Hartford, CTGRAD
August 1-2, 2019UCLA McNair ConferenceLos Angeles, CAGRAD
September 9-12, 2019Ivy Plus Puerto RicoMultiple UPR campuses/ Puerto RicoGRAD, BSD
September 10, 2019Ohio State University Grad FairColumbus, OHGRAD
September 20-21, 2019MKN Heartland McNair ConferenceKansas City, MOGRAD
September 23, 2019Big 10 STEM Grad Fair at PurdueWest Lafayette, INGRAD
October 3-4, 2019University of New Mexico McNair ConferenceAlbuquerque, NMGRAD
October 11-12, 2019California Forum on Diversity in Higher EdSonoma, CAGRAD
October 16, 2019UI - UC Grad School FairUrbana-Champaign, ILGRAD
October 17-18, 2019FIU McNair ConferenceMiami, FLGRAD
October 24, 2019Penn State Grad School FairCollege Station, PAGRAD
October 31 - November 2, 2019SACNAS National ConferenceHonolulu, HIGRAD, BSD
November 13-16, 2019ABRCMSAnaheim, CABSD

*Key to Attending Representatives:
When a specific unit is indicated, representatives will be focusing on their division or school. Events listed as “GRAD” will be attended by a staff member who will have information about a variety of programs across campus, representing the UChicago Graduate Admissions office.

BSD – Biological Sciences Division
Divinity – The Divinity School
HSPP – Harris School of Public Policy (see complete event schedule here)
Humanities – Humanities Division
PME – Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering
PSD – Physical Sciences Division
SSA – School of Social Service Administration (Social Work)
SSD – Social Sciences Division
UTEP – Urban Teacher Education Program (MAT) (see complete event schedule here)

Other programs at the University of Chicago (not listed above; see their websites for their recruiting schedules):
Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies
Booth School of Business
Law School
Pritzker School of Medicine