Thank you for your interest in visiting the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. SAIC schedules group campus tours for high schools, colleges, and other organizations. Reservations are required for all group tours. Please note this form does not guarantee a tour for your group. You will receive individual follow up regarding your visit request after submitting this form. If you are also interested in visiting the Art Institute of Chicago museum please contact them individually for scheduling at

* denotes required information

School/Group Name *
School/Group Address *
City *
State *
Postal Code *
School/Group phone *
(including area code and extension)
Name of person scheduling the tour *
Email of person scheduling the tour *
Department/title of person scheduling the tour
Number of students for tour *
(maximum of 50 students total)
Grade range of students for tour * Freshman
Number of chaperones *
(approx. 1 chaperone per 10 students required)
Chaperone name(s)
(separate by using commas)
Chaperone cell phone *
(for contact on day of tour)

Group tours are typically offered Monday–Friday between 9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. or 2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. (excluding Friday afternoons). Group campus tours take about one hour and typically cover our Columbus Drive Building which includes our Painting and Drawing, Sculpture, Ceramics, Performance, Printmedia, and Photography departments. Other areas of campus may be toured instead if desired depending on availability.

Proposed Date 1 *
Proposed Date 2 *
Proposed Date 3 *
Notes/Special requests
(Special student needs, language requirements, area of interest for tour, etc.)

For any additional questions regarding your tour or for tour requests less than two weeks in advance please contact Fran Pleines at or 312.629.6108.