University Band hosts annual Christmas concert Dec. 8

Concordia University Chicago’s University Band will host their free, festive Christmas concert on Friday, Dec. 8 at 8 p.m., in the Chapel of Our Lord on campus.

Faith & Ministry

Service of Lessons & Carols celebrates Christmas in scripture and song

The University's beloved Christmas tradition returns on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 3 at 4 p.m. in the Chapel of Our Lord on campus.


More than textbooks: 5 great things about the new campus store

This past summer, the University transitioned to a new bookstore operator, Slingshot. From new merch to improved mail service, here are five advantages to look out for.


Chamber Orchestra and Schola Cantorum perform together Nov. 19

The Chamber Orchestra of Concordia-Chicago will perform their home concert with Schola Cantorum, the University’s chapel choir, on Sunday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel of Our Lord.


Wind Symphony and Kapelle hosting fall home concerts

The Wind Symphony will perform their home concert on Friday, Oct. 27 at 8 p.m., following tour stops in Michigan, Indiana and Illinois. The Kapelle will perform their home concert on Sunday, Oct. 29 at 4 p.m., following a tour of Wisconsin and Illinois.

Lectures / Conferences

CUC welcomes Wilfred M. McClay in Lectureship in Christianity, Humanities and Public Life

The College of Theology, Arts & Humanities will welcome Dr. Wilfred M. McClay, professor of history at Hillsdale College, on Oct. 19 to give his lecture on the topic, “The Burden of the Humanities.”


"Occupying Frames" art exhibit opens Oct. 8 in Ferguson Gallery

The Ferguson Art Gallery's upcoming show, “Occupying Frames: Simplicity and Spaces,” features the work of Angela Green and Jim Gabbard. The exhibit is free and open to the public from Oct. 8 to Nov. 11, with an artists' reception Oct. 22.


New Brand Strategy Launches: STAND TALL

Concordia University Chicago has launched an entirely new brand strategy and enrollment recruitment campaign built around both the University’s unique position as a Christian institution of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and the values that delineate it as an organization that places Christ at the center of all it does.


Maroon & Gold fundraising gala celebrates distinguished awardees

Concordia University Chicago’s premier fundraising event of the year will honor four outstanding individuals for their contributions to Lutheran education and community service on Oct. 14.


University Band to perform first concert of season Sept. 29

The University Band will kick off its fall season with a performance on Friday, Sept. 29. The free concert will begin at 8 p.m. in the University’s Chapel of Our Lord.


Concordia-Chicago climbs in U.S. News & World Report social mobility rankings

In the latest rankings, Concordia University Chicago was recognized as a Best Regional University – Midwest, and as a Top Performer on Social Mobility.

Faith & Ministry

Concordia-Chicago welcomes Dr. Gene Veith as distinguished lecture speaker Sept. 28

Dr. Gene Veith will deliver the lecture, “God at Work: Your Christian Vocation in All of Life” to the CUC campus community.