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Of course not applying for financial aid gives you a benefit. Anyone who claims otherwise is simply wrong.
The University of Chicago’s consideration of applications for admission is need-blind for citizens of the U.S. and Canada as well as U.S. permanent residents. This means that for these applicants, submitting an application for need-based financial aid will have no bearing on admission to the College.