Whether you are a newly admitted student, a postdoc preparing to move to Chicago, or are already here and looking for a change of scenery, this site will provide you with the information you need to make an informed decision about housing.


Explore the Getting Started pages to learn about things to consider as you prepare for your housing search, as well as tips for finding a roommate, information for individuals with disabilities, and information for individuals with children.

As you begin your search, check out the Choosing a Place to Live page for things to consider as you begin looking at places to live, as well as information about Chicago neighborhoods and the various online resources available to aid in your search.

Review the Tips for Renter page for helpful information about leases, utilities, and renters insurance, along with a review of tenant rights and responsibilities.


Reviewed the website and still have questions? 

  • View our housing webinars: UChicagoGRAD offers a series of webinars designed to introduce students to the neighborhoods around our campus and provide an overview of the apartment-search process. Admitted students will receive more information throughout the spring.
  • Contact us at: gradhousing@uchicago.edu
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE UNIVERSITY DOES NOT ENDORSE OR PROMOTE ANY SPECIFIC COMPANY, VENDOR, OR RENTAL AGENT. ALL OF THE COMPANIES MENTIONED IN THIS WEBSITE AND IN THE HOUSING RESOURCE GUIDE ARE OFFERED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.

 

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