Programs & Events

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Social Programs & Events

Student Activities + Resource Fair

September 29, 2023 from 3:00p-5:30p on the Main Quad - Rain location TBA

During the fair, representatives from student organizations and University offices help students make the most of their UChicago experience! For questions please contact Lauren Harris at

Homecoming Maroon Monday

October 9, 2023 from 11:30a-1:30p in Hutchinson Courtyard

Homecoming is more than just one day. Bring your friends and join in the events throughout the week staring with Maroon Monday! Giveaways, snacks, and Phil! Contact:

Snack + Chat

October 13, 2023 from AND November 10, 2023 from 12:00p-1:30p in RC 016

Come join the EAT and GREET for snacks and games. October 13th will be sweet and spooky and November 10th will celebrate national Baklava Day and pizza! Contact:

Stress Relief Day

October 20, 2023 from 11:30a-1:30p in McCormick Tribune Lounge

Join CLI and UChicago Student Wellness for some self-care and snacks. Activities include massages and art therapy to help you relax. Contact with any questions.

Rocky Horror Picture Show Shadow Cast

October 21, 2023 at 7:30p in Max Palevsky Cinema, Ida Noyes Hall

Join CLI for a costume contest and showing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show with special guests Midnight Madness Shadow Cast and prop bags for ticket holders. Tickets are free but they are first come first serve, available through Logan Box Office on October 2nd. Check our IG story or visit us in person for the password! For questions please contact

Maroon Monday

November 6, 2023 from 11:30a-1:30p in Reynolds Club Marketplace

Happy Maroon Monday! Come celebrate your school spirit, grab some swag and snacks while supplies last! Contact with any questions.

Discounted Broadway Tickets: Hamilton

November 16, 2023 at 7:30p at Nederlander Theater Tickets are $20.

Don't wait for it, email beginning November 1st at 10:00am to reserve your seat in the room where it happens.

Late Night Breakfast

December 4, 2023 from 10:00p-Midnight in McCormick Tribune Lounge

Indulge in a study break on the last night of reading period right after the traditional primal scream behind the library. See you in the Reynold's Club McCormick Tribune Lounge! Contact:

UChicago LEADS Programs & Events

Impact Scholars Institute

The Impact Scholars Institute (ISI) is an immersive leadership program aimed at cultivating project innovation, design thinking, and business strategy acumen in students. Its core mission is to empower aspiring leaders with the knowledge and skills to thrive in the dynamic realm of innovation and turn their ideas into reality.

  • Applications OPEN: August 28, 2023
  • Applications CLOSES: October 6, 2023
  • Program STARTS: October 25, 2023

Contact Heather Duval at for more information

Student Leadership Advisory Council

Brings together diverse leaders committed to positively impacting campus life and empowering fellow students. These members collaborate to develop innovative programs, address important matters, and cultivate a strong university community.

  • Applications OPEN: September 20, 2023 Applications
  • CLOSES: October 6, 2023
  • Meets monthly on Tuesday's from 11:30a-1:00p

Contact Karina Pabón at for more information

Women's Leadership Book Club Fall 2023: A Discussion w/ Britney Daniels

The Women's Leadership Book Club invites all members of the community, irrespective of gender identity, to participate in quarterly discussions focused on books addressing women's leadership issues.

October 26, 2023 from 12:00p-1:00p in the South Lounge, RC

Contact Heather Duval at if you have any questions. Schedule a time to pick up your complimentary copy of Journal of a Black Queer Nurse by Britney Daniels

Disney Imagination Campus

A 4-day immersive program at Disneyland California comprised of a collection of workshops across a range of topics. Students will learn how to apply their imagination to problem solve and think creatively.

  • Application Opens: December 4th, 2023
  • Application Deadline: January 5th, 2024
  • Program Dates: March 10-13, 2024

Contact Karina Pabón at for more information

Industry Explorers

Quarterly site visit program that offers students the opportunity to explore various industries and meet leaders in their respective fields. Through these visits, students will gain insight into different industries, learn about current trends, and build valuable connections with inspiring professionals.

October 13, 2023 from 2:00p-4:00p - Site location TBA

Contact Karina Pabón at for more information

Clifton Strengths Coaching

Unlock your potential by taking the CliftonStrengths Assessment and receiving 1:1 Strengths Coaching to identify and leverage their unique talents for personal and professional success. Embrace your strengths, gain confidence, and transform your future!

1:1 coaching sessions available upon request. Contact Karina Pabón at for more information

Women’s Leadership Program 

The Women's Leadership Program is a 6-week series focused on self-advocacy, leadership skills, and exploring women's unique experiences in leadership. Participants build relationships within a supportive cohort and continue collaboration through alumni events to create a lasting impact.

  • Application Opens: November 13, 2023
  • Application Deadline: January 3, 2024
  • Program Begins: January 9, 2023

Contact Heather Duval at for more information

RSO Requirements

In order to maintain RSO status, RSOs are required to complete 1) the annual re-registration process, and 2) the annual SOAR RSO Training.

RSO Re-registration

Dates: Re-registration will open on Monday, September 25th and will close on Wednesday, October 11th at 11:59pm CST.

Every RSO is required to complete an annual registration process in order to maintain active status and remain eligible for services offered through the Center for Leadership and Involvement and the University including:

  • RSO Advisors
  • Eligibility for Student Government Funding
  • Authorization to post notices to the campus community
  • Host events for the campus community
  • Use Blueprint, the involvement management system, to manage your organization and promote events.

RSO SOAR Training

Each RSO is required to complete an annual training in order to maintain active status.

Orange, Green, Blue, Purple, Community Service, and Sports Club RSOs must attend in-person SOAR Training. This will take place on Saturday, October 7th, 2023 at 10am CST in Mandel Hall. Your RSO must send only one (1) representative to this training, and they should sign up at this form by 11:59pm on Wednesday, October 4th.

Due to space limitations, RSOs must send only one (1) representative to SOAR. One individual can represent a maximum of two (2) RSOs by attending SOAR Training. Your attendance cannot count for more than two (2) RSOs.

*If you are unsure of your RSO classification or RSO Advisor, log into Blueprint and you will find them on your RSO's About page under 'Advising Model Categorization' and 'RSO Advisor.'

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