Seventeen Chicago Institutions form America’s Urban Campus

New Study finds that Chicago universities are an economic and educational force, touting a 26 percent increase degrees awarded, supporting 43,000 jobs and $10.8 billion in economic activity in Chicago.

SAIC Receives More Than $1 Million Through Bank of America Art Auction

Auction Includes Works by SAIC Alumni, Proceeds to Benefit Chicago High School Graduates

The Pritzker Foundation Gives $5 Million to SAIC

The gift is one of the largest in the school’s history and will provide competitive student scholarships through the Pritzker Graduate Fellowship Fund.

SAIC Purchases Land to Develop a Purpose-Built Building

The 56,000-square-foot plot of land was purchased as part of the school's Campus Master Plan.

Mohn Family Foundation Gives $2.5 Million to SAIC

The gift, the largest from parents of an SAIC alum, establishes a professorship and fellowship within the Department of Art History, Theory, and Criticism.

SAIC Announces Winner of the Jean Goldman Book Prize

SAIC professor and accomplished writer and photographer, Shawn Michelle Smith, received the annual prize at the Literary Lions Luncheon on Oct. 7

SAIC Joins JED and Clinton Health Matters Program to Support Student Mental Health

SAIC Partners with The Jed Foundation and The Clinton Foundation to Assess and Enhance Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Suicide Prevention Programming

SAIC Announces Robert Storr as Guest Speaker at Annual Literary Lions Luncheon

Storr is the Dean of the Yale University School of Art, a distinguished artist, curator, critic, and SAIC alum.

SAIC Honored with HEED Award for Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

With recent initiatives including gender-neutral bathrooms and transgender student health care coverage, SAIC strives to offer an environment welcoming to all students.

SAIC Announces its EXPO Chicago Programming

Numerous SAIC alumni and faculty members will be featured at the annual international art fair.