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This is an archived copy of the 2012-13 catalog. To access the most recent version of the catalog, please visit

Andrew M. Alper, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Robert J. Zimmer, President of the University
Thomas F. Rosenbaum, Provost

Candidates for admission to graduate programs at the University of Chicago should address their inquiries, including requests for application materials, to the Dean of Students of the relevant graduate division or school to which application is being made.

All of the information in this volume, as well as in the Announcements of each of the professional schools, is available online at . These documents are updated periodically. You will find admissions applications and more detailed information about a program that interests you on divisional websites.

The statements contained in these Announcements are subject to change without notice.

Division of the Biological Sciences
924 East 57th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834 2105       

Division of the Physical Sciences
5747 Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-8789
Email: individual departments

Division of the Humanities      
1115 East 58th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-8512

Division of the Social Sciences     
1130 East 59th Street                 
Chicago, IL 60637 
(773) 702-8415       

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business    
5807 S. Woodlawn Ave. 
Chicago, IL 60637   
(773) 702-7743

Divinity School  
1025-35 East 58th Street    
Chicago, IL 60637   
(773) 702-8217

Law School        
1111 East 60th Street   
Chicago, IL 60637 
(773) 702-9484                 

Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies 
1155 East 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637  
(773) 702-8401

School of Social Service Administration  
969 East 60th Street    
Chicago, IL 60637 
(773) 702-1250  

Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies
1427 E. 60th Street, Press Building, Suite 2
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-1722

The University of Chicago central switchboard: (773) 702-1234