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College and University Programs


Use the Art Institute of Chicago as a resource to enhance your curriculum or student experience.
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Group Visits
Whether you’re seeking to supplement your curriculum with a class visit or planning an orientation outing, educators can work with you to create a rich and unique experience for your students.

To learn more about visiting the museum with a class or requesting a guided tour of the collection, visit Adult and University Groups.

School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) faculty who would like to explore ways that a museum visit or museum resources could enhance and creatively complement their curricula should email Sam Anderson-Ramos at

Many museum departments offer internships for academic credit and/or paid internship opportunities throughout the school year and summer as well as volunteer opportunities.

Medical School Partnerships
The museum offers workshops for local medical schools to enhance observation, communication, and empathic listening skills through close looking and collaborative exercises. To learn more contact Sam Anderson-Ramos at

University Partner Program
If your university is a part of the museum’s University Partner Program, receive free general admission to the museum and enjoy a robust schedule of programs highlighting the collection and special exhibitions. Please contact us at (312) 443-3139 or to learn more or to find out how your college or university can enhance its curricular offerings and student life programs with the Art Institute of Chicago.


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