the uChicago urban network
With billions of people currently residing in urban areas around the world, and billions more projected to migrate to cities in the decades ahead, examining and improving urban life has never been more critical. As a global leader in urban research and impact, the University of Chicago is confronting the most significant problems cities face through rigorous scholarship and engaged practice, focused on economic development and infrastructure, public safety, public health, education, equity, and environmental sustainability.
UChicago Urban Network Members
Leaders in Scholarship & Practice
Units, Centers & Initiatives
The UChicago Urban Network brings together more than 20 schools, centers and initiatives from across campus to promote the urban ideas and programs transforming Chicago and the future of cities around the world.