CUE Sample Events

Curious about what activities take place during the Chicago Urban Experience? Look no further! Below are examples of past events, and you can also take a look at a sample schedule for one day of CUE. While the schedule will not be finalized until September 2018, it will give you an idea of how each day is laid out.

Sample Schedule (PDF)

Sample Events

  • Visit numerous Chicago neighborhoods
  • Discover the history behind Navy Pier, Millennium Park, and other Chicago landmarks
  • Participate in conversations about Chicago's past, present, and future with UChicago faculty and alumni
  • Cruise of the Chicago River and lakefront to examine the city's architectural heritage
  • Go on guided tours and enjoy special programming to give you a taste of Chicago's rich arts scene
  • Explore major Chicago cultural institutions, like a Chicago improv theater and the Chicago Cubs, during nighttime trips
  • Participate in a scavenger hunt to familiarize yourself with how the city is laid out and with the public transportation system