The University supports our faculty by ensuring their family feels at home in Chicago through programming, benefits, and options for flexibility.


The University and surrounding communities offer many resources for children and their families, including:

Elder Care

An elder care referral service is offered to University employees, retirees, and their families to assist in making elder care arrangements. This service is provided at no charge.
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Domestic Partnerships

Same-sex domestic partners are eligible for the same benefits and services as spouses.
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The University offers a number of options for when the demands of family and life require a temporary reduction or suspension of your work.
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