Chicago Semester offers opportunities on a regular basis for site and campus partners to connect with the program and students. This year we are launching two opportunities for faculty from our six-founding institutions. We would love for you to join us!


Wednesday Workdays at 1871

Find yourself in Chicago for the day needing a place to work? Join Chicago Semester at 1871 and work from a shared innovative work space that is collaborative and creative. Chicago Semester staff will help you get set-up in the space and treat you to coffee or lunch. Book your spot now by registering with the form below. Chicago Semester will follow-up with details the week prior to your selected dates.


Summer 2022 Scholar-in-Residence Program

Looking for an opportunity to live in Chicago for two-weeks during the summer of 2022? Chicago Semester invites faculty applications for our Summer 2022 Scholar-in-Residence Program. This program awards selected scholars a $250 research stipend, 24-hour access to a shared workspace in 1871, a fully-paid furnished studio apartment in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood and opportunity to connect with Chicago Semester staff members to hear updates about the program. Five awards are available for two-week periods between Saturday, May 21, 2022 and Saturday, July 30, 2022. Sign up below to receive application details when available.


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