University of Chicago

Located in Chicago, Illinois, the University of Chicago is a private research university, with the first classes held in 1892. Visitors in luxury car rentals in Chicago are encouraged to explore the various graduate programs, four divisions of interdisciplinary committees, six professional schools, and a school of continuing education. The University of Chicago enrolls 15, 000 students overall, and prides themselves on continuous scientific research, spending 423.7 million in 2008. The University of Chicago is well known for Chicago School of economics, Chicago School of sociology, as well as home to the largest university press in the United States.

Main Campus

Visitors in luxury car rentals in Chicago will be able to discover the 211 acres of the University of Chicago main campus. The Main Quadrangles are the first buildings developed at the University of Chicago, where six quadrangles, surrounded by buildings, bordering a larger quadrangle. Other exquisite buildings located at the University of Chicago include the Gerald Ratner Athletics Center, home to the University of Chicago?s volleyball, wrestling, swimming and basketball teams, the Hendry Hinds Laboratory for Geophysical Sciences, the Rockefeller Chapel, and Snell-Hitchcock, an undergraduate dormitory.

Student Life at U of C

Travelers in luxury car rentals in Chicago are able to experience the student life, including the numerous student organizations, fraternities and sororities as well as student housing. Visitors in luxury car rentals in Chicago are able to view all the clubs that the University of Chicago run, including cultural, religious groups, academic clubs and teams. There are fourteen fraternities and six sororities at the University of Chicago, where travelers in luxury car rentals in Chicago can observe how fraternities and sororities operate, as one in ten undergraduates are said to participate in Greek life. The University of Chicago has 10 residence hall buildings, with 36 houses and an average of 70 students per house. If students are new to the school enrolling in their freshman year, they are required to participate in the house system. If you are a graduate student, the university owns and operates 28 apartment buildings that are in close proximity to the University.

Deciding on a Program

If travelers in luxury car rentals in Chicago are interested in possibly attending, or know someone who might be, they may want to look into all that the university has to offer. The four graduate divisions include Biological Sciences, Humanities, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences. The six graduate professional schools include Divinity School, Chicago Booth School of Business, Law School, Pritzker School of Medicine, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, and the School of Social Service Administration. If students are looking to continue their education, Graham School of General Studies may be the perfect option!

Athletics at University of Chicago

If visitors in luxury car rentals in Chicago are sports fans, they may want to check out the athletics program at the University of Chicago. The University offers men?s sports including baseball, basketball, cross country, football, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field and wrestling. Women?s sports include basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field and volleyball. The University also offers a large variety of intramural sports, both team and individual. There are many sports clubs held at the University as well to fit the needs of every avid sports fan and athlete. With the women?s basketball capturing the UAA title, the wrestling team winning the 3rd straight UAA Championship, the football team winning the UAA title, women?s soccer winning the UAA title, and women?s tennis finishing 4th at NCAA Championship, it is evident that the University of Chicago prides themselves on their athletic program.

Traveling to the University of Chicago

After travelers in luxury car rentals in Chicago pick up their vehicle from Global Exotic Car Rentals, they should start out west on Madison Street toward Canal Street. Merge onto I-90 E/ I-94 E via the ramp on the left, then merge onto I-55 North via exit 53 toward Lake Shore Drive. Next, merge onto Lake Shore Drive. Take the 47th Street Ramp, then right onto East 47th Street. Turn left onto Woodlawn Avenue, then right onto East 57th Street. Next, turn left onto Ellis Avenue, and the University of Chicago is on the left!