At the University of Chicago, we welcome the brightest minds and boldest thinkers of tomorrow to our campus, regardless of their financial background. Undocumented and DACAmented prospective students interested in attending the University of Chicago are encouraged to apply for admission. You are welcome to attend a free UChicago session in your area to hear more information on the selective admissions process and how to apply for financial aid.
The University of Chicago is deeply committed to ensuring that students from every background, regardless of financial need, will find a home here. We offer need-based financial aid that meets 100% of your family’s demonstrated need, as well as merit scholarships. The No Barriers program allows UChicago students to graduate debt-free and prepared for lifelong success—no matter their chosen major or background prior to enrolling in The College. We will work with your family to create a comprehensive aid package that fits your circumstances and ensures that a UChicago education is within your reach. Learn more about the grants, scholarships, and programs that help families like yours thrive in the UChicago community.