Members of the Alumni Emeriti, alumni who graduated more than 50 years ago, represent decades of distinct and important University history. Alumni Emeriti have access to learning opportunities, special events, and other benefits.  The University of Chicago is committed to providing this community with the opportunity to reconnect with your education, your memories of Hyde Park, and our shared future.

Lifelong Learning

Long after you’ve left the classroom, you can continue to pursue a wide range of learning opportunities through the UChicago Alumni Association, academic panels and lectures, unforgettable faculty-led travel, and online mentorship programs.

  • Alumni U: a free resource for online learning from UChicago, exclusively for alumni
  • Wisr: become a mentor on the new UChicago Wisr Network
  • UChicago Connect: network with fellow alumni
  • Alumni Travel: explore new territory in the company of fellow alumni

View a full list of online and other learning resources and learn more about lifelong learning.


Annual gifts—of any amount—from thousands of donors add up quickly, making a tremendous impact across the University of Chicago. Annual funds sustain and expand scholarships, fellowships, internships, faculty support, study abroad, and many other distinctive programs that advance rigorous, UChicago-style inquiry and collaboration around the world.

When you make an annual gift, you join an international community of UChicago donors representing a broad range of philanthropic priorities and backgrounds.

There are many ways to support UChicago with an annual gift.

  • Give online today—and multiply your impact with a recurring gift.
  • Make a gift of cash by phone, mail, wire transfer, or donor-advised fund.
  • Learn how to make a gift of securities, including stocks and bonds.
  • Outside the US? Find out how to make an international gift.
  • Don’t forget to see if your gift qualifies for a match through your employer or through a donor challenge.