Renaissance Academy

Renaissance Academy Registration

Attention: All on campus fall 2020 classes and all fall term events have been canceled. To reach the Renaissance Academy during this time, and to inquire about any virtual fall course offerings, it is recommended to email You may also leave a voicemail at 773-298-3149. For information about SXU's status, please visit the Coronavirus web page.

Membership registration is only in the fall, beginning the last week in August to the middle of September. For exact dates call the Renaissance Office after August 15, and leave a message; someone will call you back with the information. You may also email Class registration is only open to members.

Early enrollment is encouraged because of limited class sizes. The Renaissance Academy is limited to 300 members and registration of the previous year's membership is given priority.


The individual member fee is $175 per year.

Fees are for the whole year. Fees do not cover individual class fees, such as the cost for required texts or fees to cover outside speakers or field trips.

For More Information

Contact the Renaissance Academy Office for more information. When calling, please leave a message and the volunteer staff will return your call. Please note there is no summer term. Messages left in the summer may not be immediately returned. You can also email


*The Renaissance Academy office is closed until further notice. Please do not visit campus at this time.*

The Renaissance Academy office is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays only from 1 to 2 p.m. and 3:15 to 3:30 p.m. when class is in session.

Warde Academic Center, Room L-214
3700 W. 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655