UC presents an opportunity for you to surround yourself with the space, security, convenience and amenities that will support your educational goals while also embracing the city around you. It is important for all community members to respect new ideas, demonstrate tolerance and have an open mind. Our primary purpose is to maintain an environment that is conducive to sleep and study, but also one that provides opportunity to challenge oneself and grow intellectually and interpersonally.
University Center Dorm
Fitness Center and Dance Studio
Music Practice Rooms
Great Room & Terrace
Digital Media Lab keyboards, Photo Room lights, and many other tools can be checked out from the RSD for up to 4 hours at a time.
Vacuums, mops, and brooms are available to checkout at the RSD for up to 4 hours at a time.
Each apartment is provided with a refrigerator/freezer, oven with stovetop, microwave, and dishwasher.
Microwaves and ovens with stove top are also provided in the social lounges (northwest corner) on the suite side of each floor.
Students may also rent mini-fridge/microwave combinations as available.
4 Person Bedroom Layout
1 Person Studio Layout
Security Staff are outside vendors that participate in maintaining a secure environment for all who live, work and visit the building.
Security staff monitor and oversee building access 24 hours a day
Check in station:
Single Secured Entrance
24 / 7 Check Guard
Card Access Only
All CBA students will need to have the life360 app on their phone to help CBA keep track of their location. This rescue allows a team to help your student if they were to get lost or need help with getting back to the dorm.
Surrounding Area of the Dorm
The University Center is the ideal location within walking distance to shopping, dinning, entertainment and chicago’s best attractions. This building has a great learning environment for student to thrive and achieve their academic goals
Students are able to request rides throughout the year. We truly want our students to be a part of their school. That means going to sporting events, band events, and volenertying. We at CBA are here to make sure your child is able to have the best experience possible. That all starts with transporting your child to school and making friends.