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Model United Nations at the University of Chicago

The twenty-ninth annual conference of the Model United Nations of the University of Chicago, to be held Thursday through Sunday, February 2–5, 2017 at the Palmer House Hilton in the heart of downtown Chicago. At MUNUC XXIX, over 2,600 high-school students will assume the roles of ambassadors and diplomats and converge for a weekend of stimulating discussion, alongside our 200 University of Chicago undergraduate members.

MUNUC Conference Information

MUNUC Conference Details

Conference History
For decades, the world’s high school and college students have been the beneficiaries of a unique education in politics, diplomacy, and foreign affairs. The Model United Nations experience brings to life the problems that face the real world and allows participants to represent their assigned country’s position and work towards resolving issues of global importance.
Committee Info
  • Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISEC)
  • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
  • Legal Committee
  • Social, Humanitarian & Cultural Committee (SOCHUM)
  • Special Political and Decolonization Committee (SPECPOL)
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
  • United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC)
  • United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
  • World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)
  • International Criminal Police Organization (ICPO)
  • United Nations Security Council (UNSC)
  • Historical Security Council, 1950 (HSC)
  • World Cities Summit (WCS)
  • Press Corps
  • African Union (AU)
  • Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
  • International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC)
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
  • Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
  • The Cabinet of Brazil, 2014 (COBRA)
  • The Cabinet of Egypt, 1954
  • The Cabinet of India, 1972
  • The Cabinet of Russia, 2004 (CORUS)
  • The Cabinet of Vietnam, 1945
Registration Prices

School Registration Fee (non-refundable): $100 or $150 after October 14, 2016

Delegate Fee (per delegate): $60 or $70 after November 21, 2016

MUNUC utilizes the Palmer House Hilton for its competition and debate.
Past Delegation Award Winners