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The Varsity o Chicago (U o C, UChicago, or simply Chicago) is a private research varsity in Chicago, Illinois.

Varsity o Chicago
Laitin: Universitas Chicagiensis
MottoCrescat scientia; vita excolatur (Latin)
Motto in Scots
Let knawledge grow frae mair tae mair; an so be human life enriched[1]
TeepPrivate nondenominational coeddicational
Established1890
EndowmentUS$7.47 billion[2]
PresesRobert J. Zimmer
Academic staff
2,168[3]
Admeenistrative staff
14,772 (includin employees o the Varsity o Chicago Medical Center)[3]
Students14,954[4]
Unnergraduates5,134[4]
Postgraduates9,820[4]
LocationChicago, Illinois, USA
CampusUrban, 211 acres (85.4 ha)[3]
ColoursMaroon      White     [5]
AthleticsNCAA Diveesion IIIUAA
NicknameMaroons
AffiliationsAAU
NAICU
568 Group
URA
CIC
MascotPhoenix[5]
Wabsteiduchicago.edu

ReferencesEedit

  1. "About the University". The University of Chicago. 2013. Retrieved December 24, 2013. 
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  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Facts for Journalists". University of Chicago News Office. Archived frae the oreeginal on June 4, 2009. Retrieved August 30, 2009. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Facts for Journalists". UChicago News Office. Retrieved December 15, 2013. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Traditions". University of Chicago Office of College Admissions. Retrieved September 10, 2009. 
  6. University of Chicago Nobel Laureates, University of Chicago Nobel Laureates