University of Chicago alumni change the world. As leaders in their fields, they start groundbreaking businesses, win prestigious awards, and make some of the most important discoveries in history. As crucial members of the University of Chicago community, they build a prominent legacy throughout all their endeavors, and they inspire future generations of UChicago graduates to follow their tradition of prestige.

Explore our diverse alumni leaders


Alumni and Friends - The University’s online alumni community.

Diverse Alumni in Science and Medicine (PDF) - A document containing biographical information on many of our most prominent alumni in the scientific and medical fields.

Alumni in the Arts - A webpage devoted to prominent alumni in artistic endeavors.

Historical Timeline - Highlights of UChicago’s diverse history, including alumni firsts.