The Office of the Provost supports the University of Chicago’s community of scholars, their shared ideals, and the core values that make the University a singular intellectual destination. Together with the University's deans, directors, and department chairs, the Office of the Provost shapes our rich and rewarding culture. We provide the opportunities, infrastructure, and resources that encourage our faculty and other scholars to pursue their finest work.
By supporting the careers of our faculty and other academic appointees, the Office of the Provost fosters world-class scholarship and cultivates outstanding teaching.
Through key initiatives and a commitment to innovation across UChicago Arts, the Office of the Provost helps shape the future of arts practice and research at a world-class institution with peers thoughout Chicago and beyond.
The Office of the Provost fosters an inclusive campus community by upholding the University’s commitment to diversity and encouraging open discourse.
The Office of the Provost oversees the University’s efforts to prevent, correct, and where indicated, discipline unlawful discrimination, harassment, and sexual misconduct.
In working closely with faculty members and other scholars, the Office of the Provost identifies opportunities to enrich the academic experience and ensure a unique and supportive intellectual environment.
UChicagoGRAD supports the University's more than 9,000 graduate students and postdocs in building the skills they need to become the next generation of leaders.
The Office of the Provost works to support research dedicated to improving urban life, implementing the most promising policies and programs around the world.