University Of Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Military Quick Facts

  • BAH Rate
    $2,147
  • GI Bill Approved Programs
    YES
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    YES
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    NO
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experience
    NO
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    NO
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    NO
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University of Chicago

University of Chicago is a 4-year, public university located in Chicago, IL. Students at University of Chicago can enroll in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs.

University of Chicago Military & Veteran Support Programs

University of Chicago offers the following veteran and military support programs: 

Is University of Chicago a GI Bill approved school?

Yes, University of Chicago is a GI Bill approved school. However, you will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by the GI Bill. For more info, please contact veteran services and/or admissions here.

Is University of Chicago a Yellow Ribbon school?

Yes, University of Chicago is a Yellow Ribbon school.

Eligible military and veteran students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero tuition costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is 100% covered by the Yellow Ribbon. For more info, please contact veteran services and/or admissions here

Does University of Chicago offer Yellow Ribbon for master’s programs?

Yes, University of Chicago offers Yellow Ribbon funding for master’s programs.  

Eligible students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred advanced degree program is in fact covered by the Yellow Ribbon. For more info, please contact veteran services and/or admissions here.

What are University of Chicago’s tuition rates for military and veterans?

University of Chicago’s tuition rate for active military does exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour.  This means that the student may have out-of-pocket costs.  

For more info, please contact veteran services and/or admissions here.

Message from University of Chicago

An urban research university chartered in 1890, the University of Chicago has been shaping higher education and the intellectual lives of its students for more than a century.

Boasting a 217-acre campus on the shores of Lake Michigan as well as University Centers across the world, UChicago has been home to more than 80 Nobel laureates, the largest number affiliated with any American university.

The undergraduate College is the largest academic unit of the university, which encompasses 10 graduate divisions and professional schools, including on-campus law, business, and medical schools. Students in the College develop critical, analytic, and writing skills in our rigorous, interdisciplinary Core Curriculum.

Graduate students test their ideas with UChicago scholars, and become the next generation of leaders in academia, industry, nonprofits, and government.

Military and Veteran Costs
  • Tuition Cost
    $ 57,642
  • GI Bill Coverage
    - $ 57,642
  • Yellow Ribbon Coverage
    N/A
  • Student Veteran Cost
    $ 0
  • Tuition Cost-Per-Credit-Hour
    $ 0
  • Tuition Assistance
    - $ 250
  • Military Student Cost
    $ 0
  • This GI Bill coverage is based on full benefits remaining. Any potential costs and coverage should be verified by the university before applying.

Military/Veteran Support

  • BAH - Campus
    $2,147
  • BAH - Online
    $916.50
  • Campus SVA Chapter
    YES
  • Full-Time Veteran Counselor On Campus
    YES
  • Signed VA Principles Of Excellence
    NO
  • Club/Association for Veterans
    NO
  • Veteran Upward Bound Program
    NO
  • 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
    NO
  • Offers ROTC Program
    YES
  • GI Bill Approved Programs
    YES
Academic Support
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experiences
    NO
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    NO
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    NO
Financial Support
  • Comply with The Veterans's Choice Act
    NO
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    NO
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    YES
  • Scholarships for Military
    YES
  • Reduced Tuition for Military
    NO

    Yellow Ribbon Detail

  • Degree level
    All
  • All
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Divinity
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • General Studies
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Humanities
  • Amount
    $17,912.00
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Law
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Medicine
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Molecular Engineering
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Physical Sciences
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Public Policy
  • Amount
    $15,000.00
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Sciences
  • Amount
    Unlimited
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Social Sciences
  • Amount
    $17,912.00
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    All
  • Social Services
  • Amount
    $15,000.00
  • Number
    Unlimited
  • Degree level
    Graduate
  • Business
  • Amount
    $30,000.00
  • Number
    Unlimited
Costs
  • Undergraduate
    $57,642
    In State
    $57,642
    Out of State
  • Graduate
    $51,624
    In State
    $51,624
    Out of State
  • Cost-Per-Credit
    N/A
    In State
    N/A
    Out of State
  • Cost-Per-Credit Hour - Undergraduate
    $0
    Campus
    $0
    Online
  • Cost-Per-Credit Hour - Graduate
    $0
    Campus
    $0
    Online
  • Textbooks
    $1,400
  • GI Bill Textbook Coverage
    - $1000
  • Total Cost to Student Veteran
    $ 400
Student Population
  • Student Count
    5,738
    Undergraduate
    9,359
    Graduate
    139
    GI Bill Students
  • Male
    58%
    Population
  • Female
    42%
    Population
Affiliation
  • Religious
    No Religious Affiliation
  • Ethnicity
    No Ethnic Affiliation
  • Gender
    Coed School
School Information
  • College Type
    Public
  • Setting
    Urban
  • Accreditation Type
    Regional
  • Duration
    4 Year
  • Calendar
  • Online Undergraduate
    No
  • Online Graduate
    No
Average Scores
  • Avg. Accepted
    758
    SAT Math
    760
    SAT Evidence-Based Reading & Writing
    34
    ACT
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