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In 2015, the university established its Center in Hong Kong. Home to the Chicago Booth Executive MBA Program in Asia, the Center hosts workshops and conferences for scholars from across the academic spectrum as well as the University’s first undergraduate study abroad program in Hong Kong. About us

Fourth-year student Lucas Tse named Rhodes scholar

Lucas Tse, a fourth-year student in the College, has earned a Rhodes Scholarship for Hong Kong to study at the University of Oxford next fall. He hopes to pursue an MPhil in economic and social history, with aspirations for a career as a scholar and educator.
December 1, 2017

UChicago announces $125 million gift to support economic scholarship

Second-largest gift in UChicago history will bring Ken Griffin’s total giving to nearly $150 million
November 1, 2017

America’s Best University President by Bret Stephens, the New York Times

Several years ago Robert Zimmer was asked by an audience in China why the University of Chicago was associated with so many winners of the Nobel Prize — 90 in all, counting this month’s win by the behavioral economist Richard Thaler. Zimmer, the university’s president since 2006, answered that the key was a campus culture committed to “discourse, argument and lack of deference.”
October 21, 2017