Concordia University Chicago


Concordia University Chicago

Your world opens up from Concordia University Chicago's campus in River Forest, Illinois. Our high-quality academic programs focused on 21st century knowledge and skills development are combined with personalized mentoring from dedicated professors to prepare you for a rewarding career and a life of purpose. With access to the countless resources of Chicago, you'll learn by doing through service activities, internships, applied research, leadership experiences and opportunities throughout the world. You'll become part of a close-knit community firmly grounded in faith and shared Christian values - a community where you'll be inspired, challenged and appreciated for your contributions.

Academic Programs

  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Church Work programs
  • Lutheran Classical Studies
  • Accepting First-Year Applications
  • Accepting Transfer Applications

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Study Abroad
  • Distance/online learning
  • Close-knit
  • Lutheran Church affiliation
  • Christian
  • Faith-based
  • Honors Program, Extracurricular Activities

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


We are now test optional!

Additional documentation from homeschooled applicants may be required.

Additional documentation from international applicants may be required.


We are now test optional!

Additional documentation from international applicants may be required.

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School location

7400 Augusta Street
River Forest, IL 60305-1499, United States of America

Phone number

(877) CUChicago (877-282-4422)