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Truth. Freedom. Vocation.

Your World Opens Up From Here

5 LCMS church professional undergraduate programs

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

20 minutes on the “L” to downtown Chicago

Undergraduate Degrees

Expect individual care and attention as you build the foundation for your career and grow into the person God calls you to be.

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Graduate Degrees

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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Online Programs

Balance your desire to pursue meaningful work with the realities of family and life through our flexible, high-quality online programs.

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Vocation Meets Virtue

See how real CUC Students are making a difference in the world.

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Admission & Aid

CUC is one of the most affordable private universities in the Midwest, and we're committed to making college affordable for all.

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International Students

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

Resources and checklists for incoming Cougars.

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Recent News

Sep 24, 2020

University enrollment reaches historic high

In a time of great uncertainty for universities nationwide due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CUC is celebrating the institution’s largest-ever enrollment--6,490 students, a growth of 5% over last year.

Sep 14, 2020

U.S. News & World Report gives high marks to CUC for social mobility and ethnic diversity

U.S. News & World Report has recognized CUC as a Best Regional University – Midwest, Top Performer on Social Mobility, Best Value – Regional Universities Midwest, and listed for Best Ethnic Diversity and Most Economic Diversity among regional universities in the Midwest.

Sep 3, 2020

CUC to begin test-optional undergraduate admission policy

Concordia University Chicago will offer test-optional admission for domestic undergraduate students applying for the Fall 2021 term.

Upcoming Events

Oct, 01
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Black Student Union Meeting

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