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Student Resources

Important Contacts

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Campus Security

SAIC's Campus Security department is dedicated to protecting the learning environment of each student and responding quickly and responsibly to any situation that may jeopardize their well-being. Campus Security is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day. Contact: 24-Hour Campus Security Emergency: 312.899.1230;

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Wellness Center

SAIC’s Wellness Center provides empathic and compassionate support and care dedicated to ensuring that every SAIC student's experience is a successful one.

Contact: Counseling Services: 312.499.4271,; Health Services: 312.499.4288,; Disability and Learning Resource Center: 312.499.4278,; 24-Hour Nurse Advice Line: 877.924.7758

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Nondiscrimination & Title IX

The Art Institute of Chicago, including both the School and the museum, is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for its students, visitors, faculty, and staff, and to ensuring that educational and employment decisions are based on an individual’s abilities and qualifications. The Art Institute of Chicago does not tolerate unlawful discrimination based on race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or former military status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law, in its programs and activities, public accommodations or employment practices. Contact: 312.499.4165;

Dean on Call

The Deans on Call are a group of staff members who are available 24 hours per day, 365 days of the year for consultation and assistance on urgent matters. You might work with a Dean on Call if you're a student with a significant personal issue or if you're a faculty or staff member looking for consultation on an urgent student concern. Contact Campus Security at 312.899.1230 and ask to speak to a Dean on Call.


Computer Resources and Information Technologies (CRIT) provides technology and training resources to the SAIC community and ensures that students, faculty, and staff have ready access to technology relevant to their fields of study, art practice, and professional duties. Contact: 312.345.3535;