Concordia University Chicago

As a university rooted in the Lutheran tradition, Concordia-Chicago is one of the most affordable Christian liberal arts-based universities in the Midwest.  We prepare our students academically, intellectually, practically and ethically for a meaningful career and life.


Years of rich history


Foreign countries represented in the student body


times CUC has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll


 of full-time traditional undergraduate students receive some type of financial assistance

Chicago and Beyond

Our location--minutes away from one of the nation's most vibrant cities--gives our students access to a diverse array of opportunities. Concordia-Chicago's reach extends beyond our campus in River Forest, IL. Our students broaden their studies through partnerships across the U.S. and overseas. And with our growing online programs, it's possible to earn a CUC degree from just about anywhere.