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Student Life

On campus and off, the Crown Family School is deeply dedicated to our students’ success and wellbeing, providing comprehensive services and resources to help you make the most of this extraordinary intellectual and social experience.
Academic Resources
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More than anything, Crown Family School wants to see its students grow and succeed academically.

We offer numerous support resources, from ESL classes to IT services, to ensure our students have what they need to thrive.

Dean of Students Office

Crown Family School believes in a student-first philosophy and provides support and advising through the Dean of Students Office and other resources.

Career & Leadership Development

The Office of Career and Leadership Development will give masters- and doctoral-level students the resources, training, and networking they need to achieve their career goals.


At some point in your journey through social work, you will need to become licensed. We will help you through the entire process, including exam preparation, applying for your license, and more.

Campus Information

Explore a host of resources provided by the University of Chicago to help you get acclimated to campus life and all of the services we provide.

Non-Academic Resources

We want our students to thrive in all areas of their life, which is why Crown Family School has a variety of resources available outside of the classroom. Click a button to learn more about our social, financial, health, and other non-academic resources.

Living and Learning in Chicago
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Hyde Park is a racially integrated, residential, South Side community famous for its legendary bookstores, global cuisine, historic architecture, and wide open green spaces.

The neighborhood feeds off the intellectual energy of the University, nurturing a thriving music, theater, literary, and art scene.