Christian College in Chicago

Welcome to the Windy City

At Trinity you’ll find a small college campus with big city opportunity. With your college experience in Chicagoland, your learning will be enhanced by more cultural, career, and social opportunities than you can imagine. Proximity to Chicago means internship opportunities at major companies and hospitals, hours of culture at museums and theaters, and so much food and fun. Then return back to Trinity to start planning your next visit!

Trinity-Sponsored Chicago Events

All freshman class trip into Chicago

All freshman service project in Pullman/Bronzeville/Roseland neighborhoods

Trinity’s Amazing Race: Students navigate the city in teams of 4 encountering challenges along the way!

Student Activities Highlighted Chicago Events:
Open House Chicago, Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, improv comedy, free days at museums, Broadway in Chicago shows, Humanities Festival

In just 30 minutes on a Saturday you can be in downtown Chicago.

  • 32 Fortune 500 Companies for Business Majors
  • 115 Hospitals around Chicagoland for Nursing Majors
  • Dozens of world-class art, science and cultural museums for Art, Biology, Chemistry, History Majors
  • More than 200 performance theaters
  • Nearly 200 art galleries
  • 26 miles of lakefront. 19 miles of lakefront bicycle paths. 15 miles of beaches.
  • More than 7,300 restaurants
  • 552 parks

Learning & Cultural


  • Come face to face with Sue the T.rex at The Field Museum.
  • Watch sharks feed at the Shedd Aquarium.
  • Be swept up in a tornado at the Museum of Science and Industry.
  • Be amazed by space at Adler Planetarium.

The Arts

  • Find inspiration in priceless works at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
  • Discover free film and dance events, along with magnificent stained-glass domes, in the Chicago Cultural Center.
  • Become immersed in a story at a Broadway in Chicago show.
  • Hear a brilliant performance by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

The Outdoors

  • Wander an urban oasis at Garfield Park Conservatory, visit Lincoln Park Zoo, stroll the Chicago Riverwalk or hike through the Cook County Forest Preserves

Chicago Semester

Live, work, and learn in the Windy City for an entire semester through our partner program Chicago Semester.

Career & Beyond

Nursing. Nursing students have the chance to deliver quality care with over 115 hospitals in Chicagoland. Learn and even pursue a career after college.  100% NCLEX pass rate fourth time in the past five years .

Business. Interested in career experience and internships in business, communication, IT, or graphic design, and more? Chicago is home to 32 Fortune 500 Companies, plus thousands of other businesses in all specialties.


Arts. Chicago is a world-class art city. With so many gallery, museum, theater, and music hall opportunities an internship during college sets you up to find a career after.

Education. Education students have endless opportunities to assist teachers, with countless schools around Chicagoland, whether in the Chicago Public School, area public schools, Christian schools, or special education partners.