Chicago Semester's Film Premiere


Today we presented the premiere of A Chicago Semester Film Featuring Students’ Stories of Hope! We hope our students’ stories inspired you.

If you missed the film, you can still watch: click here. (Closed captions are available on this recording. To enable, click the CC button in the bottom right hand corner of the video window.)

Chicago Semester’s work is only possible thanks to your support. Connect further with our mission today through the following opportunities:

  1. What was your favorite part of the film? Let us know and leave a film review here!
  2. Want to see and hear more student stories? Follow us on Facebook and Instagram, and read our student blogs.
  3. Are you a Chicago Semester alum? Meet and stay connected with fellow CS alumni on our Facebook and LinkedIn Alumni group pages.

Finally, Save the Date for our 2021 Awards Celebration, A Night of Illustrations: Celebrating Chicago Semester’s Impact Across Communities!

You won’t want to miss the live broadcast of this annual event at 7:00pm CST on Friday, April 16. Join us as we honor alumni, sites, supervisors and partner campuses and celebrate Chicago Semester’s mission. Stay tuned for more details! Registration information to follow at

Looking to join our Spring 2024 program in our unique, full-time, semester-long format? Email to apply now! Open spots will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Contact us by September 5th so we can hold you a spot. Want to apply for Summer 2024 or the 2024-2025 academic year? Stay tuned for future program offerings coming soon.