International Centers & Campuses

As anchors for teaching and research in Europe and Asia, our University centers and campuses host exciting and innovative academic programs, conferences, and public lectures, as well as events that offer opportunities to meet alumni and other friends of UChicago. As academic homes for our own students and faculty, as well as alumni, visiting scholars, and the public, the centers and campuses are forums for exchange, dialogue, and collaboration that extend our connections to institutions of excellence worldwide.

Front of the Center in Paris

Center in Paris

The Center in Paris is the centerpiece of international activity for UChicago undergraduates. Each year, through more than a dozen distinctive Study Abroad programs, 250 undergraduate students representing all majors in the College make progress toward their degrees in Paris while working alongside UChicago faculty or taking courses at select partner universities.

Our faculty-led programs span disciplines, from the humanities to the social sciences to, most recently, the natural and physical sciences. Excursions lead students from their classrooms to sites of importance in France, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. All programs take advantage of the unique surroundings while maintaining the high academic standards of the College.

Center in Beijing

The Center in Beijing enhances the University’s traditionally strong ties to Chinese thought and culture. Located in the bustling, university-rich Haidian District, the Center is a home for UChicago faculty, researchers, and students, hosting an undergraduate program in East Asian civilizations. Students also have the opportunity to enroll directly in elite partner universities in Beijing, which offer courses across the full disciplinary spectrum.

Center in Delhi

The Center in Delhi is an intellectual destination, a place to explore ideas across institutions and disciplines. It serves as a base for UChicago students and faculty who want to study and work in India, and it expands opportunities for collaboration with Indian universities, research institutes, cultural organizations, and our local alumni network.

Yuen Campus in Hong Kong

UChicago’s newest campus, in Hong Kong, is a gateway to the University’s wider engagement in Asia and supports the growing opportunities for learning and research collaborations in a city known for its “East meets West” cosmopolitanism. The Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex | The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong hosts students in the College’s Colonizations program, an Economics major program, the Gender and Sexuality in World Civilizations program, and September courses in a variety of annually rotating topics.