Computer Science @UChicago

Welcome to UChicago CS

The University of Chicago is a unique environment for computer science. Here, students and faculty can explore all corners of the field, from theory to applications. They can work at the intersection of computer science and other disciplines, including the social and physical sciences, policy, business, and biomedicine, benefit from the world-class city of Chicago, and make an immediate impact, both locally and globally.

Featured News

Discoveries, honors, and media appearances by members of the UChicago CS research community.
UChicago CS News

Five UChicago CS Students Named to Siebel Scholars 2023 Class

Sep 22, 2022
UChicago CS News

UChicago/Argonne Computer Scientist Ian Foster Receives ACM/IEEE Ken Kennedy Award

Sep 07, 2022
UChicago CS News

Borja Sotomayor Joins CRA Education Committee as Board Member

Aug 29, 2022
UChicago CS News

New 2022-23 Faculty Add Expertise in Linguistics, Visualization, Economics, and Data Science Education

Aug 11, 2022
UChicago CS News

Head’s Up: UChicago CS Grad Student Designs Device That Directs User’s Head

Jul 26, 2022
UChicago CS News

UChicago London Colloquium Features Data Science, Quantum Research

Jul 01, 2022
UChicago CS News

Single Sign-On Migration for Chameleon Project Receives PEARC Best Paper Award

Jun 27, 2022
UChicago CS News

UChicago CS Chair Michael Franklin Part of SIGMOD Award-Winning Team

Jun 15, 2022
UChicago CS News

DSI Summer Lab Returns In-Person With 49 Students From Across the U.S.

Jun 14, 2022
UChicago CS News

UChicago CS Spinout Super.tech Acquired by Quantum Ecosystem Leader ColdQuanta

May 10, 2022
UChicago CS News

Assistant Professor Pedro Lopes Receives Sloan Research Fellowship

Feb 15, 2022
UChicago CS News

Six UChicago CS Faculty Receive CAREER Awards

Mar 08, 2021

Research Highlights

Interdisciplinary research at the intersection of computer science and other fields.

Quantum Computing

The new paradigm of computing, which harnesses the principles of quantum physics to perform computations impossible for classical architectures.
Learn more

Data Science

The UChicago vision for data science defines this emerging field as a new discipline, advancing foundations and applications across fields.
Learn more

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion at UChicago CS

At the University of Chicago Department of Computer Science, we welcome students of all backgrounds and identities. In order to achieve our educational and research missions, it is essential to establish and maintain a community of diverse voices. UChicago CS manages and participates in a number of programs and initiatives that support students from groups underrepresented in the field.

Join Us

We are currently hiring tenure-track faculty in data science, teaching faculty, and research, technical, and administrative staff positions.

News

UChicago CS News

UChicago Leads New Research Coordination Network for Promoting CS Reproducibility

Sep 16, 2022
UChicago CS News

UChicago CS Students Emily Wenger and Xu Zhang Receive Harper Fellowships

Sep 14, 2022

Events

Sep
30
Upcoming Event

Yufei Ding (UCSB) – Quantum Computing Systems: Challenges and Opportunities

Sep 30, 2022
Sep
30
Upcoming Event

Andrew Drucker (UChicago) – Accelerating Search for Decision-Making Under Uncertainty

Sep 30, 2022

Video

Video

Data Science Institute Summit

Jun 15, 2022
Video

Altering Perceived Softness of Real Rigid Objects by Restricting Fingerpad Deformation

Dec 08, 2021

Academics

Get
Updates

Sign up to receive the UChicago CS Newsletter
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.