Chicago Semester is an off-campus program with 40 years of experience

providing students the opportunity to live, learn, and work in Chicago.


CS Events

  • Celebrating 40 years!

    This year Chicago Semester celebrates its 40th year of offering students a dynamic living and learning experience in Chicago. Since its inception, the program has offered an exciting place for students to develop a love for… Read More
  • Humboldt Park

    Each semester Chicago Semester students explore several Chicago neighborhoods to gain a deeper appreciation for the diversity of the city. This fall students travelled to the Humboldt Park neighborhood to view the neighborhood’s murals and community… Read More

Alumni Profiles


  • Dominique Evans

    Spring 2014

    "I still talk with two of the women I worked with and we occasionally work together on events."
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  • Andrea Walters

    Spring 2013

    "You're never going to have an experience like this in your life again."
    Read More

Program News

Apply for a semester in Chicago today!

We are now accepting applications for Fall 2015 and Spring 2016! Talk to your campus representative about applying today!

Student Blogs

Want to learn more about the CS experience? Check out our student blogs to find out!