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Welcome to the University of Chicago!

We are pleased to welcome you to the UChicago community. Our diverse community is made up of faculty, staff, academic employees, undergraduate, graduate and professional students, as well as the University of Chicago Medical Center and its staff members.

Your benefits, and some of the steps you need to take when starting your new job may vary, depending on whether you are an-

For Staff Employees:

Getting to Know UChicago is the University's 12-month process to help newly hired staff members become familiar with the campus community. The goal of the program is to provide the support needed for staff members to successfully adjust to their new surroundings so that they can quickly become productive, contributing members of the organization. Please visit the Getting to Know UChicago website for detailed information on the process.