Uncommon Nights is a series of late night programming that aims to build community and connectedness here at UChicago. Various campus partners host Uncommon Night events but Health Promotion & Wellness hosts this event every Wednesday of reading period from 10pm-1am. On this page we connect you with fun events on campus that do not involve alcohol as a way to provide support for students who are looking for something fun and stress free.
We have a group of students and staff members working together to plan these great events. If you are interested in joining the planning committee email the co-chairs- Lindsey Greeson (email@example.com) & Katie O'Connell (firstname.lastname@example.org) or add your name & email to this google doc.
December 4th: 10pm-1am; Reynolds Club
March 12th: 10pm-1am
- June 4th 10pm-1am
According to survey research, 85% of students in attendance would recommend this event to a friend!
Uncommon Nights Presents…RETRO REWIND!!
Monday, September 23rd 9:30pm-12:00am, Ratner
Kick off the school year by bee bopping over to Ratner Athletics Centers to celebrate all things Retro! Attend this late night party where you can dance the night away in our Sock Hop, make friends like its 1999, play retro video games, use our uncommon photo booth, and win raffle prizes! The house with the highest attendance wins points for the Maroon Cup. So grab your friends, Boom box, Silly bands, and whatever brings back the retro for you to help us build community and increase connectedness at UChicago! Free food included. Graduate students welcome!
Click here to check out the flyer!
Join the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness and ORCSA for the first of many late night events in our new Uncommon Nights series! Come to Hutch Courtyard June 5th from 10pm-1am to sample the best food from around Chicago and enjoy performances from your favorite UChicago RSOs. We’ll also be raffling off a flat screen TV and amazon gift cards on the hour, every hour. The RSOs that recruit the highest number of attendees will awarded prizes as well! First prize is $100, and second place will be $50. Best part? It’s all free! Grab a friend, do a little jig, and help us build community and increase connectedness at UChicago! Visit us on Facebook or email@example.com for more info.
This event will feature the following RSO's:
- Kojo Daiko
- Men in Drag
- Genkikai Ki-Aikido
- UChicago Argentine Tango Club
- Gutenburg & the Illuminators
- Ballroom and Latin Dance Association
- Alpha Phi Omega
- Le Vorris & Vox Circus