FEBRUARY 1–4, 2018

Thank you for your interest in attending MUNUC. Registration will open on May 15, 2017 and remain open until September 22. Registration operates on a first-come, first-served basis. In the event that we reach capacity earlier than September 22, we will open a waitlist. Our admin team will confirm your delegation’s position assignments and number of allotted spots in the early fall.


To begin, click the Register button in the top-right of the page. Reach us at with any questions.

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Pre-Conference Timeline


  • May 15: Registration opens
  • September 22: Registration and country preferences close
  • October 13: School registration fees due
  • October 27: Financial aid applications due
  • November 3: Delegate roster and hotel room requests due
  • November 17: Delegate fees, waiver forms, and training modules due
  • December 15: Fee refund deadline


  • January 12: Position papers due
  • February 1: Conference begins
  • February 4: Conference ends


A detailed schedule for the conference weekend will be posted closer to the date.

View Abbreviated Schedule


  • 2:00–6:00pm: Conference Registration
  • 4:00–4:45pm: International Delegate Training Session
  • 5:30–6:15pm: General Delegate Training Session
  • 5:30–6:15pm: Crisis Committee Training Session
  • 7:00–8:00pm: Opening Ceremonies
  • 8:30–11:00pm: Committee Session I


  • 9:00–10:00am: UChicago Admissions Information Session
  • 10:15–11:15am: UChicago Admissions Information Session 2
  • 11:30–12:00pm: General Delegate Training Session
  • 11:30–12:00pm: Crisis Committee Training Session
  • 1:00–5:00pm: Committee Session II
  • 7:00–10:30pm: Committee Session III


  • 10:00–1:00pm: Committee Session IV
  • 2:30–6:30pm: Committee Session V
  • 8:30–11:00pm: Delegate Social Events


  • 10:00–11:30am: Committee Session VI
  • 12:00–12:45pm: Closing Ceremonies

Fees, Refunds & Financial Aid

  1. School Registration Fee$120 / $150 postmarked after Oct. 13
  2. Delegate Fee$65 / $80 postmarked after Nov. 17

The school fee is non-refundable and is required to secure a registration.

Enrolled international schools will have to submit all school fees and 75% of delegate fees within 14 days of receiving their registration confirmation or they will lose their placement. This deposit is non-refundable.


All conference events will be held at the Palmer House, A Hilton Hotel. The venue is a classic reborn, established nearly 150 years ago and boasting a colorful history deeply intertwined with the city of Chicago. Recently renovated with modern amenities, the Palmer House offers a splendid backdrop to the stimulating discussions of a Model UN conference, and we are pleased to return to this historic setting for our twenty-ninth year.

The hotel is in the heart of downtown Chicago, at 17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603. It is conveniently situated near many dining options and attractions, and less than an hour from the city’s major airports at O’Hare and Midway.

MUNUC has arranged for these special room rates at the Palmer House Hilton, the conference hotel. Please make room requests through MUNUC via the AdvisorWeb portal. Room rates are as follows, and do not include taxes.

Single $169
Double $169
Triple $179
Quadruple $208
Single Suite $338
Double Suite $507

Payment & Refunds

All payments must be made by wire, credit card, or check; we do not accept cash payments. For credit card and wire payments, please inquire at Checks should be made out to  “Model United Nations of the University of Chicago.”

Send payments to the following address:

Model United Nations of the University of Chicago
5706 South University Avenue, Suite 002B
Chicago, Illinois 60637
United States of America

MUNUC will refund delegate fees in the case of cancellation up until December 15. Refunds are not applicable for deposit fees or the school registration fee.

Financial Aid

MUNUC believes that cost should be not a barrier to educational opportunity, and is pleased to offer need-based financial aid to schools and individual delegates, in the form of fee waivers and reimbursements for travel and hotel costs.

We encourage schools for whom the cost of attending MUNUC may be prohibitive to fill out a financial aid estimate form, in order to get a better sense of how much assistance we would be able to provide. Your school does not need to register for MUNUC first to submit this form.

Please email completed documents to Applications are due October 27, 2017.

  • Access the financial aid application package here.
  • Access the financial aid estimate form here. This is for planning purposes only and you will still need to fill out the full application.