University of Chicago

The University of Chicago is a private research university in , . Founded in 1890, the school is located on a 217-acre campus in Chicago's neighborhood, near Lake Michigan.

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Church
The First Unitarian Church of Chicago is a Unitarian Universalist church in Chicago, Illinois. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

University
Hutchinson Commons at the is modeled, nearly identically, on the hall of Christ Church, one of Oxford University's constituent colleges. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Bookstore
Seminary Cooperative Bookstores, Inc, founded in 1961, is a cooperative with two branches in . is situated 650 feet southeast of University of Chicago. Photo: Mr. Granger, CC0.

Library
The Joseph Regenstein Library, commonly known as "The Reg" is the main library of the , named after industrialist and philanthropist Joseph Regenstein. is situated 660 feet northwest of University of Chicago. Photo: jschroe, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
Hyde Park is a neighborhood and community area on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. Photo: Urbanrules, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
Woodlawn, on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, is one of Chicago's 77 community areas. is situated 1 mile south of University of Chicago.

Neighborhood
Washington Park is a community area on the South Side of which includes the 372 acre park of the same name, stretching east-west from Cottage Grove Avenue to the Dan Ryan Expressway, and north-south from 51st Street to 63rd. is situated 1 mile west of University of Chicago. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Neighborhood
Kenwood, one of 's 77 community areas, is on the shore of Lake Michigan on the South Side of the city. is situated 1¼ miles north of University of Chicago. Photo: Monika Bonckute, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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