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

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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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Recent News

May 14, 2021

New book by alumnus a hair-raising mystery with a hope-inspiring purpose

With thanks to God for his daughter's successful cancer treatment, Dwight Karkan BA ’07 donates all proceeds from his new book, "Bixby Timmons and the Dragonthorp Riddle," to kids fighting cancer.

May 3, 2021

Speakers announced for virtual commencement ceremonies, May 7-8

As the University continues to follow Illinois Phase 4 guidelines for COVID-19, all Spring 2021 Commencement exercises will be held virtually, streaming online May 7 and 8.

Apr 27, 2021

University vaccinates on-campus population

As part of its continued efforts to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, Concordia-Chicago is offering vaccine clinics on campus, which are open to all students, faculty and staff.

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