The University of Chicago Campaign: Inquiry and Impact was successfully completed on December 31. Our community has supported groundbreaking discoveries and new ways of thinking, an education that is distinct and transformative, and an impact that can be seen in Chicago, across the nation, and around the world. Thank you for investing—in inquiry, impact, and Chicago Booth!

Reflecting on a shared commitment to the pioneering work of the University of Chicago and its enduring values of open inquiry and intellectual challenge, Chicago Booth’s alumni, donors, business leaders, faculty, and staff have showed tremendous support during the campaign. Your investment ensures Chicago Booth and the university will continue to make a difference in diverse and profound ways.

While the final fundraising figures are still being tallied, here is a small preview of the impact of this campaign on the school.

Alumni donorsranging in age from 25 (class of 2019) to 100 (class of 1947)prove that a Booth education lasts a lifetime.

Learn more about our donors.

Chicago Booth is a truly global institution with alumni making an impact in countries around the world. Demonstrating our commitment to open inquiry, Chicago Booth hosted thought leadership, professional, and social events on six continentsstrengthening our community today and for decades to come.

Professorships at Chicago Booth support and recognize the best scholars in diverse fields as they ask—and explore—fundamental questions about business and society. Our unmatched faculty dig deeper, discover more, and shape the future.  
Among the many world-class scholars at Chicago Booth, renowned behavioral economist Sendhil Mullainathan joined the faculty.

The Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex | The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus opened in the fall of 2018.

The state of the art campus has already established itself as a regional hub of ambitious research, education, and collaboration for the University of Chicago and has cemented Chicago Booth’s status as a global institution.

The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, which began at Chicago Booth and is now a university center, helps to advance an entrepreneurial culture that nurtures innovative approaches to society’s most critical challenges. Launched in 2014, the center opened the Polsky Exchange which features co-working space, a state-of-the-art Fabrication Lab, workshops, and programs designed to help university and community-based entrepreneurs translate their ideas and technologies into startups.

Watch Michael Polsky: An Impact Story.

Your role in making this campaign the most successful in the school's history is deeply appreciated. Check back in the coming weeks as the final figures of the Chicago Booth community's generosity become available.