Please include a note with the check or money order with the applicant's full name and address, and mail it to the College Admissions Office by the application deadline. If you graduated, the transcript should list your graduation date.
Checks should be made payable to the University of Chicago. In reading your application, your transcript will serve as a roadmap of your academic path in high school.
Questions about technical matters related to using the application platform should be directed to the folks at the Coalition Application.
Questions about our own requirements should be directed to us.
If you have already completed at least one term as a full-time student in a degree-seeking program at another college or university, you would apply as a transfer student.
Transfer Student Essays
Transfer students may only enter the College in the Autumn Quarter.
If the space provided on the Coalition Application to list all extracurricular and work experiences is not sufficient, you may share further details through the "Additional Information" upload option.
The Coalition Essay is your chance to present yourself and your ideas in your own words.
High school students who have taken college-level courses should apply as first-year applicants.
If you would like to visit the University to study for one year or less before returning to another institution, you should apply as a student-at-large.