Resources for Current Students

The pages contained within this section provide important links and information to help you navigate during your journey through graduate school. 

Visit the UChicago Forward website, for the University's COVID-19 health protocols and return to campus information. 

Updates on Coronavirus and Student Health and Wellness ResourcesFor BSD Specific Guidelines on Coronavirus (COVID-19) CLICK HERE

BSD Equipment Library


The BSD Equipment Library loans out camping equipment, tools, games, cooking supplies, and more to BSD graduate students for free. Just register for a free BSD user number, browse our inventory to find an item you’d like to borrow, check the schedule for availability, and fill out a reservation.

Rental periods are between Mondays and Fridays. Pickup and drop-off occur at 4:00 PM in the BSLC lobby, unless otherwise specified.

Click here for additional information.


IT Services

myCHOICE exposes, educates, and provides trainees with career options and experiences that leverage their strong biomedical research training.  They highlight employment opportunities focused on business, education, government policy, industry, innovation, research, and the public sector.

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is bridging the gap between knowledge and practice, idea and action, and research and impact through education, partnerships, and new venture creation.


Graduate students and postdocs are an important part of the University of Chicago’s focus on scholarly eminence, educational excellence, and ideas with impact.

Complementing the university’s excellent academic training, UChicagoGRAD is committed to ensuring that students and postdocs have the skills they need to become the next generation of leaders in academia, industry, nonprofits, and government.