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The University of Chicago

The University of Chicago

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UChicago
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Founding Date
1890

The University of Chicago is a private institution founded in 1890. UChicago offers a rich campus life in a big-city setting. It has been home to 91 Nobel laureates, the largest number affiliated with any American university. UChicago scholars were the first to split the atom, to measure the speed of light, and to develop the field of sociology.