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Living in Chicago

Off Campus

Chicago, and the surrounding area, is home to world renowned theaters, museums, music venues, sporting events, zoos, and more. Below is a small sample of what this great city has to offer:

On Campus


Rush Volunteer Services and the Rush Community Service Initiatives Program offer several nonclinical opportunities to make a difference for patients and serve the West Side Chicago community. From providing wheelchair support for patients to conducting tours with schools, professional groups and community organizations, these groups can help you find an opportunity to match your interest and desire level to involvement.

Student Organizations

Rush has 35 student organizations. These organizations cover professional interests, personal interests, social issues and ethnic and religious affiliation. The organizations applicable to Graduate College students include: