Jan 25, 2021

Weather Alert: Major Snow Event, Amended Operations - The University's main campus in River Forest, IL will amend operations on Mon., Jan. 25 and Tues., Jan. 26 in anticipation of a major snow event.

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90% students employed/enrolled in graduate programs within six months of graduation

20 minutes on the “L” to downtown Chicago

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Integrate faith, values, academic excellence and professional experiences as you advance your education and your career through our Master's and Doctoral programs.

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Concordia University Chicago welcomes students from around the world who are seeking a Lutheran liberal arts education.

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Newly-Admitted Undergraduate Students

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Recent News

Jan 18, 2021

Cougar track athlete takes a run in her grandfather’s shoes

Senior Simone Wilson has already had a career that most athletes can only dream of during their college experience. But if you ask her what her favorite memory on the track is, her story transcends simple athletic victory.

Arts at Concordia
Jan 12, 2021

Virtual art exhibit, “Fragility of the Sacred,” debuts online

The Ferguson Art Gallery at Concordia University Chicago presents Beth Shadur’s “Fragility of the Sacred” series, an exhibition of paintings integrating idea, text and visual images with the theme of fragility. The virtual exhibit is featured online through Feb. 20.

Jan 11, 2021

Concordia University Chicago announces Dean’s List for fall 2020 semester

In recognition of extraordinary academic achievement, the Office of the Dean of Students at Concordia University Chicago recently released the fall 2020 Dean’s List of nearly 500 undergraduate students.

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